There are 4 ways to get from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis by tram, taxi, rideshare or car

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

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Line 1 tram, taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 1 tram from Saarbrücken Uhlandstraße to Walpershofen Etzenhofen 1
  2. Take a taxi from Walpershofen Etzenhofen to Saarlouis

$28 - $35

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Rideshare  •  35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis 15.6 miles


2 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis 16.7 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis 16.7 miles

$3 - $6

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The distance between Saarbrücken and Saarlouis is 21 km. The road distance is 26.7 km.

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The best way to get from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis without a car is to line 1 tram and taxi which takes 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Saarbrücken to Saarlouis is 27 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis.

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There are 221+ hotels available in Saarlouis. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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

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  • Distance: 13 miles
  • Duration: 50 min

What companies run services between Saarbrücken, Germany and Saarlouis, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis. However, you can take the line 1 tram to Walpershofen Etzenhofen then take the taxi to Saarlouis. Alternatively, BlaBlaCar operates a vehicle from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis twice daily. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Stadtwerke Saarbrücken GmbH
+49 6898 500
Tram from Saarbrücken Uhlandstraße to Walpershofen Etzenhofen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
Other operators

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Rideshare from Saarbrücken to Saarlouis
Ave. Duration
35 min
Twice daily
Estimated price
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Taxi from Walpershofen Etzenhofen to Saarlouis
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Taxi-Zentrale e.G.
+49 681/55000
Taxi Taxibetrieb Frank Reiser
+49 172 8934720

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