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There are 10 ways to get from Luxembourg to Wels by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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Fly Luxembourg to Salzburg, train  •  5h 19m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Salzburg (SZG) LUX - SZG
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf

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Fly Luxembourg to Vienna, train  •  6h 50m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Vienna (VIE) LUX - VIE
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Wels Hbf

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Fly Luxembourg to Linz  •  6h 43m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Linz (LNZ) LUX - LNZ

Fly Luxembourg to Munich, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Munich (MUC) LUX - MUC
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Passau Hbf
  4. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Wels Hbf

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Linz  •  8h 15m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Linz (LNZ) FRA - LNZ

Train  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Passau Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Passau Hbf to Wels Hbf Ic / ...

Bus, train  •  12h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Zob N36
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Re5
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf 927 / ...

Bus  •  14h 27m

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale routière to Saarbrücken Hbf L40
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Bus Station to Linz Wissensturm London Victoria Green Line Station - Sofia Central Bus Station

Train, night train  •  10h 51m

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg to Koblenz Hbf Re
  2. Take the night train from Koblenz Hbf to Wels Hbf Nj

Drive  •  6h 16m

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Wels 745.1 km
Luxembourg → Austria
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International entry into Austria from Luxembourg

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: There are no current restrictions

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Conditions of entry into Austria from Luxembourg

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Luxembourg
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Pre-arrival Health Control Form (FCS) required
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Uruguay, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Uruguay, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Australia, Belgium, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Jordan, Kuwait, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Uruguay, Vatican and Vietnam
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Cyprus, Monaco, San Marino and Vatican
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Andorra, Belgium, Bulgaria, Chile, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, San Marino, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Austria

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Considerations leaving from Luxembourg

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

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Austria 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 metre
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Regional restriction measures in place
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wels is 800 555 621.

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

The social distance requirement in Wels is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 555 621.

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

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Last updated: 25 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Wels is to train and night train which costs €50 - €75 and takes 10h 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Wels is to fly and train which costs €150 - €600 and takes 5h 19m.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Wels. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg and arriving at Wels Hbf via Koblenz Hbf and Passau Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 12m.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Wels is 599 km. The road distance is 745.1 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Wels without a car is to train which takes 10h 12m and costs €55 - €200.

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It takes approximately 5h 19m to get from Luxembourg to Wels, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Wels is to fly which takes 6h 43m and costs €130 - €550. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €55 - €200 and takes 10h 12m, you could also bus, which costs and takes 14h 27m.

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Luxembourg to Wels train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Wels Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Wels.
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  • Distance: 599.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 19m

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Wels, Austria?

Lufthansa, Air Dolomiti and three other airlines fly from Luxembourg to Wels every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Luxembourg to Wels via Koblenz Hbf and Passau Hbf in around 10h 12m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €490
Flights from Luxembourg to Linz via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €600
Flights from Luxembourg to Linz via Munich, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €500
Flights from Luxembourg to Linz via Hamburg, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Luxembourg to Linz via Berlin Brandenburg Apt, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€190 - €650
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €420
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €420
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Berlin Brandenburg Apt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €390
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €390
Flights from Frankfurt to Linz
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €440
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €410
Flights from Luxembourg to Salzburg via Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €430
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Luxembourg to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €290
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Linz via Vienna, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€190 - €750
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €360
Flights from Frankfurt to Linz
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €410
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Frankfurt to Linz
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€180 - €450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €480
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Vienna via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Train operators
WESTbahn Gmbh
Phone
+43 1 89900
Email
meinenachricht@westbahn.at
Website
westbahn.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €12
Website
WESTbahn Gmbh
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €27
Website
Railjet
Train from Wien Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Railjet
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Train from Salzburg, Hbf to Wels, Hbf
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €10
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€4 - €6
1st Class
€6 - €10
Train from Vienna, Hbf to Wels, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €20
Website
RegioJet
2nd Class
€6 - €9
1st Class
€12 - €20
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€17 - €23
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Passau Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €19
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
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 Wien Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Passau Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 38m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €140
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Österreichische Bundesbahnen
Website
delfi.de
Train from Wien Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.de
Train from Passau Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
delfi.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 Muenchen Flughafen Terminal to Landshut(Bay)Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Landshut(Bay)Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €26
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Passau Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Passau Hbf to Wels Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €20
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €17
1st Class
€18 - €26
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Passau Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 27m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€45 - €65
1st Class
€70 - €110
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Koblenz central station to Frankfurt Flughafen Fernbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Flixtrain
Meridian, BOB & BRB
Phone
+49 8024 997171
Email
kontakt@bayerischeoberlandbahn.de
Website
brb.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Meridian, BOB & BRB
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, P+R Bouillon to Zob
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€29 - €35
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.
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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)
Union Ivkoni - Unibus
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Saarbrücken Bus Station to Linz Wissensturm
Ave. Duration
11h 30m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Wels is 745 km. It takes approximately 6h 16m to drive from Luxembourg to Wels.

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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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