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There are 3 ways to get from Luxembourg to Paul Joly by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 2 bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Metz Ville Ter / ...
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Roi George to Paul Joly 2

Cheapest option

Bus, line 049 bus  •  3h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Kirchberg, Europe Gare routière to Thionville, Foch Kiosque 300
  2. Take the line 049 bus from Foch to Roi George 049 / ...

3€ - 4€

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Drive  •  49 min

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Paul Joly 70.4 km

7€ - 12€

Luxembourg to Paul Joly by train, walk and bus

The journey time between Luxembourg and Paul Joly is around 1h 33m and covers a distance of around 68 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 5m. Services are operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), TGV inOui and Le Met. Typically 169 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 33m
Fastest journey time:
1h 5m
Services per week:
169
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:16
Last service departs at:
22:56

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Luxembourg to Paul Joly train, walk and bus schedules

Luxembourg → France
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  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 7 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Mandatory installation of smart phone app for contact purposes
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea and Vatican
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Domestic travel is restricted

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1 metre
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Paul Joly is 800 130 000.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Paul Joly is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Paul Joly is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 130 000.

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

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Last updated: 13 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Paul Joly is to bus and line 049 bus which costs 3€ - 4€ and takes 3h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Paul Joly is to drive which costs 7€ - 12€ and takes 49 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Paul Joly. However, there are services departing from Kirchberg, Europe Gare routière and arriving at Paul Joly via Foch and Roi George. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 2m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Paul Joly is 61 km. The road distance is 70.4 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Paul Joly without a car is to train and line 2 bus which takes 1h 38m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from Luxembourg to Paul Joly, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Paul Joly bus services, operated by RGTR, depart from Kirchberg, Europe Gare routière station.

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Luxembourg to Paul Joly bus services, operated by Info TIM - ATRIV 57, arrive at Roi George station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Paul Joly is 70 km. It takes approximately 49 min to drive from Luxembourg to Paul Joly.

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There are 75+ hotels available in Paul Joly. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Paul Joly.
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  • Distance: 60.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 38m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Paul Joly, Grand Est, France?

You can take a bus from Luxembourg to Paul Joly via Thionville, Foch Kiosque, Foch, and Roi George in around 3h 2m.

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 Metz Ville
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 31€
1st Class
20€ - 24€
Bus operators
Le Met
Phone
0 800 00 29 38
Website
lemet.fr
Bus from Roi George to Paul Joly
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Le Met
RGTR
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Kirchberg, Europe Gare routière to Thionville, Foch Kiosque
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
0€
Website
Mobiliteit

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