There are 4 ways to get from Saarbrücken to Forbach by train, bus, car or foot

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Forbach(F) Re / ...

$10 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus  •  21 min

  1. Take the bus from Gutenbergstrasse to Gare Routière Forbach Ligne 30 / ...

$1 - $2

2 alternative options

Drive  •  14 min

  1. Drive from Saarbrücken to Forbach 8.1 miles

$1 - $3

Walk  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Walk from Saarbrücken to Forbach 7.5 miles

What companies run services between Saarbrücken, Germany and Forbach, France?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Saarbrücken to Forbach hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, Regie des Transports de Forbach operates a bus from Saarbrücken to Forbach hourly. Tickets cost $2 and the journey takes 21 min. FlixBus also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Regie des Transports de Forbach
Phone
+33 (0) 03 87 29 39 29
Email
contact@tad-forbus.fr
Website
forbus.fr
Bus from Gutenbergstrasse to Gare Routière Forbach
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Schedules at
tad-forbus.fr
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Saarbrücken to Forbach
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Saarbrücken and Forbach is 10 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Saarbrücken to Forbach is to bus which costs 1€ - 2€ and takes 21 min.

The quickest way to get from Saarbrücken to Forbach is to train which takes 10 min and costs 8€ - 13€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Saarbrücken Hbf and arriving at Forbach(F). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Gutenbergstrasse and arriving at Gare Routière Forbach. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

The train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Forbach(F) takes 10 min including transfers and departs hourly.