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There are 6 ways to get from Luxembourg to Liestal by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Colmar
  2. Take the train from Colmar to Basel Sbb

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel SBB

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb

Drive

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Liestal

Fly to Zurich, train

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Zurich (ZRH)
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Liestal

Fly to Basel

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Basel (BSL)

Luxembourg to Liestal by train

The train journey time between Luxembourg and Liestal is around 4h 32m and covers a distance of around 362 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 13m. The fastest train normally takes 4h 20m. Services are operated by TGV inOui, SNCF, Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) and others. Typically 14 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
3h 18m
Layover time:
1h 13m
Total time:
4h 32m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
4h 20m
Train distance:
362 km
Trains per week:
14
Cheapest price:
SFr 80
Carbon emissions:
19 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
07:06
Last train departs at:
10:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Liestal train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Liestal is to bus which costs €26 - €40 and takes 5h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Liestal is to drive which costs €35 - €60 and takes 3h 36m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Liestal. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Liestal via Colmar and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 2m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Liestal is 264 km. The road distance is 346.6 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Liestal without a car is to train which takes 4h 2m and costs €70 - €110.

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It takes approximately 4h 2m to get from Luxembourg to Liestal, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Liestal train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Luxembourg station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Liestal is to train which takes 4h 2m and costs €70 - €110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €40 and takes 5h 37m, you could also fly, which costs €60 - €230 and takes 6h 1m.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Luxembourg to Liestal train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Basel Sbb station.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Liestal.
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  • Distance: 264.4 km
  • Duration: 4h 2m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Liestal, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Liestal via Colmar and Basel SBB in around 4h 2m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel SBB twice daily. Tickets cost SFr 19 - SFr 23 and the journey takes 5h 15m. FlixBus-de also services this route once daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 210 - SFr 550
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 850
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Tuesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
SFr 160 - SFr 850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 90 - SFr 410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 1100
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 75 - SFr 290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Basel via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
SFr 150 - SFr 550
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Luxembourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 55 - SFr 70
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
SFr 55 - SFr 70
1st Class
SFr 55 - SFr 70
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Colmar to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
SFr 11 - SFr 17
Rail 1st Class
SFr 19 - SFr 28
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 21 - SFr 29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Freiburg Hauptbahnhof to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 13 - SFr 19
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 11 - SFr 16
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Freiburg Hauptbahnhof to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
SFr 14 - SFr 20
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
SFr 40 - SFr 60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Liestal
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
SFr 29 - SFr 55
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Sbb
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Liestal
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from Zürich HB to Liestal
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.xom
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
SFr 19 - SFr 23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Freiburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Liestal is 347 km. It takes approximately 3h 36m to drive from Luxembourg to Liestal.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 148+ hotels available in Liestal. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs €0 - €2.

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