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There are 6 ways to get from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Mainz central train station N952

12€ - 16€

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Train  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Mainz Hbf Ic / ...

18€ - 63€

Bus, train  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf L40
  2. Take the train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Mainz Hbf Re

Train via Mainz-Kastel  •  4h 50m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Mainz-Kastel Re

Drive  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel 202.5 km

21€ - 35€

Fly  •  2h 51m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA

52€ - 280€

Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel by bus

The bus journey time between Luxembourg and Mainz-Kastel is around 3h 5m and covers a distance of around 216 km. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 5m. Operated by FlixBus, the Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel bus service departs from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arrives in Mainz central train station. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
3h 5m
Fastest bus time:
3h 5m
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
12€
Carbon emissions:
26 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
16:50
Last bus departs at:
16:50

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel bus schedules

Luxembourg → Germany
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
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No, entry into Germany from Luxembourg is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mainz-Kastel is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mainz-Kastel is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Mainz-Kastel is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Luxembourg from Germany.

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel is to bus which costs 12€ - 16€ and takes 3h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 2h 9m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Mainz central train station station. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Mainz Hbf via Koblenz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Mainz-Kastel is 161 km. The road distance is 202.5 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel without a car is to bus which takes 3h 5m and costs 12€ - 16€.

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The bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Mainz central train station takes 3h 5m including transfers and departs five times a week.

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Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon station.

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Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel is to bus which takes 3h 5m and costs 12€ - 16€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 18€ - 65€ and takes 3h 28m, you could also fly, which costs 50€ - 280€ and takes 2h 51m.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel.
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  • Distance: 160.8 km
  • Duration: 3h 5m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Mainz-Kastel, Hesse, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Mainz central train station 5 times a week. Tickets cost 12€ - 16€ and the journey takes 3h 5m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel via Koblenz Hbf in around 3h 28m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 400€
Train operators
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 Koblenz Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Koblenz Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Koblenz Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
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 Koblenz Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
mittelrheinbahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
TRANS REGIO Deutsche Regionalbahn GmbH
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Die Länderbahn
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Die Länderbahn
VIAS Rail GmbH
Phone
069 450099650
Email
Kundenservice-Linie10@vias-online.de
Website
vias-online.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Mainz-Kastel
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
VIAS Rail GmbH
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Mainz central train station
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Mainz central train station.

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Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Mainz Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel is 203 km. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Luxembourg to Mainz-Kastel.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Luxembourg Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 204+ hotels available in Mainz-Kastel. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to line 6 bus which takes 22 min and costs 2€.

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