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There are 4 ways to get from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  1h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf L40

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the rideshare from Howald to Saarbrücken 97 km

6€

2 alternative options

Train  •  2h 40m

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

17€ - 24€

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof 100.8 km

10€ - 16€

Luxembourg → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Luxembourg

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Andorra, Monaco, San Marino, Vatican, Australia, New Zealand, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, China, Hong Kong and Macau

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Luxembourg

  • 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
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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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
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
Finland: Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi, Satakunta
France: Saint Barthélemy, French Guiana, Saint Martin, Mayotte, Réunion, Moselle, Guadeloupe
Norway: Agder, Oslo, Viken, Rogaland
Spain: Extremadura, Islas Baleares
Portugal: Madeira, Azores

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Croatia, Cyprus, Estonia, France, Hungary, Lithuania, Netherlands, Poland, Slovenia, Sweden, Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Czech Republic, Denmark, Greece, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Malta, Monaco, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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Considerations leaving from Luxembourg

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Frequently Asked Questions


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 Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof 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.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 4 May 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof is to rideshare which costs 6€ and takes 1h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière and arriving at Saarbrücken Hbf. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 20m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Saarbruecken Hbf via Trier Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 40m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof is 75 km. The road distance is 100.8 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof without a car is to bus which takes 1h 20m and costs .

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The bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf takes 1h 20m including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof bus services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), depart from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière station.

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

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof is to bus which takes 1h 20m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 2h 40m.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof.
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  • Distance: 74.6 km
  • Duration: 1h 20m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof, Germany?

Luxembourg Railways (CFL) operates a bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf every 2 hours, and the journey takes 1h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof via Trier Hbf in around 2h 40m.

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Trier Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
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 Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Howald to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
6€
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blablacar.co.uk

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Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof bus services, operated by Luxembourg Railways (CFL), arrive at Saarbrücken Hbf station.

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Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Saarbruecken Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof is 101 km. It takes approximately 58 min to drive from Luxembourg to Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Luxembourg and Saarbrücken Hauptbahnhof. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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