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There are 5 ways to get from Luxembourg to Pirmasens by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  3h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare routière to Saarbrücken Hbf L40
  2. Take the train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Pirmasens Hbf Rb

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Train  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Trier Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf Rb / ...
  3. Take the train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Pirmasens Hbf Rb

28€ - 40€

3 alternative options

Bus, line 240 bus  •  4h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Zweibrücken 1929
  2. Take the line 240 bus from Zweibrücken, Hbf Bstg 1 to Pirmasens, Exerzierplatz 240

Drive  •  1h 26m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Pirmasens 154.3 km

16€ - 25€

Fly, train  •  3h 47m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Saarbrucken (SCN) LUX - SCN
  2. Take the train from Wuerzbach(Saar) to Pirmasens Hbf

149€ - 399€

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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany 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
  • 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 Pirmasens is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Pirmasens 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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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Pirmasens is to drive which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 1h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Pirmasens is to drive which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 1h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg to Pirmasens. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon and arriving at Pirmasens, Exerzierplatz via Zweibrücken, Hbf Bstg 1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Pirmasens. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Pirmasens Hbf via Trier Hbf and Saarbruecken Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 45m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Pirmasens is 116 km. The road distance is 154.3 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Pirmasens without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 24m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 24m to get from Luxembourg to Pirmasens, including transfers.

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

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Luxembourg to Pirmasens train services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Pirmasens is to bus and line 240 bus which takes 4h 3m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs 28€ - 40€ and takes 4h 45m.

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  • Distance: 116.1 km
  • Duration: 3h 24m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Pirmasens, Germany?

You can take a bus from Luxembourg to Pirmasens via Zweibrücken, Hbf Bstg 1 in around 4h 3m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg to Pirmasens via Trier Hbf and Saarbruecken Hbf in around 4h 45m.

Airlines
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 240€
Train operators
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Saarbruecken Hbf to Pirmasens Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzbach(Saar) to Pirmasens Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Die Länderbahn
Phone
0 89 54 888 97 - 25
Email
info@laenderbahn.com
Website
laenderbahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Die Länderbahn
Bus operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Phone
+352 24 89 24 89
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
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, Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Zweibrücken
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
DB Regio Bus Mitte GmbH
Phone
+49 6131 4948146
Website
bahn.de
Bus from Zweibrücken, Hbf Bstg 1 to Pirmasens, Exerzierplatz
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
DB Regio Bus Mitte GmbH

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Saarbrucken Airport is the direct flight which takes 30 min.

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Luxembourg to Pirmasens bus services, operated by DB Regio Bus Mitte GmbH, arrive at Pirmasens, Exerzierplatz station.

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Luxembourg to Pirmasens train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Pirmasens Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Pirmasens is 154 km. It takes approximately 1h 26m to drive from Luxembourg to Pirmasens.

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Luxair offers flights from Luxembourg Airport to Saarbrucken Airport.

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There are 38+ hotels available in Pirmasens. 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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