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There are 4 ways to get from Luxembourg to Merode by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi

Train

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux./Brus.-Schuman

Bus via Brussels-North train station

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Brussels-North train station

Drive

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Merode

Luxembourg to Merode by train and subway

The journey time between Luxembourg and Merode is around 5h 51m and covers a distance of around 221 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 19m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 49m. Operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) and STIB, the Luxembourg to Merode service departs from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arrives in Merode. Typically 21 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 31m
Layover time:
2h 19m
Total time:
5h 51m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 49m
Journey distance:
221 km
Services per week:
21
Cheapest price:
€23
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:01
Last service departs at:
17:52

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Merode train and subway schedules

Luxembourg → Belgium
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International entry into Belgium from Luxembourg

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Belgium, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, Uruguay and Vatican

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Belgium from Luxembourg

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from Luxembourg
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from the EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland) with the exception of Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Ireland, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland. This also doesn't apply to arrivals from Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland)
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Australia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canada, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Jordan, Macau, Moldova, New Zealand, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine and Uruguay

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Rules to follow in Belgium

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Luxembourg

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Belgium is currently allowed from Luxembourg.

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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
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Merode is 800 14689.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Merode is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Merode is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 14689.

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

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Last updated: 14 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Merode is to bus which costs €10 - €13 and takes 3h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Merode is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 2h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Merode. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Merode via Gare Du Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Merode. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Merode via Arlon / Aarlen and Schuman. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 47m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Merode is 184 km. The road distance is 212.2 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Merode without a car is to bus which takes 3h 26m and costs €10 - €13.

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It takes approximately 3h 26m to get from Luxembourg to Merode, including transfers.

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

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Luxembourg to Merode train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Arlon / Aarlen station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Merode is to bus which takes 3h 26m and costs €10 - €13. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €23 - €35 and takes 3h 47m.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Merode.
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  • Distance: 183.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 26m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Merode, Belgium?

RegioJet operates a bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi once daily. Tickets cost €7 - €10 and the journey takes 2h 50m. Alternatively, Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux./Brus.-Schuman hourly. Tickets cost €17 - €25 and the journey takes 2h 29m.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux./Brus.-Schuman
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €25
Website
Belgian Railways
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Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€17 - €25
1st Class
€27 - €40
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to Brussels, Gare du Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
RegioJet
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 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €16
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 Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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Luxembourg to Merode bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels-North train station.

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Luxembourg to Merode train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Brux./Brus.-Schuman station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Merode is 212 km. It takes approximately 2h 5m to drive from Luxembourg to Merode.

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