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There are 3 ways to get from Trier to Burg Eltz by train, night bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Trier, Hauptbahnhof to Treis-Karden Re

$22 - $27

2 alternative options

Night bus  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the night bus from Trier, Trier train to Polch N780

$46 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Trier to Burg Eltz 64.6 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Trier to Burg Eltz is to drive which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Trier to Burg Eltz is to train which costs 19€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 6 min.

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The distance between Trier and Burg Eltz is 70 km. The road distance is 103.4 km.

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The best way to get from Trier to Burg Eltz without a car is to train which takes 1 h 6 min and costs 19€ - 24€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 6 min to get from Trier to Burg Eltz, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Trier to Burg Eltz is 103 km. It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to drive from Trier to Burg Eltz.

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There are 984+ hotels available in Burg Eltz. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Trier to Burg Eltz.
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  • Distance: 43.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 6 min

What companies run services between Trier, Germany and Burg Eltz, Germany?

Luxembourg Railways (CFL) operates a train from Trier to Burg Eltz once daily. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 56 min.

Train operators
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Bus operators

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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+49 1807 123 99 123
Night bus from Trier, Trier train to Polch
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
5 times a week
Estimated price
$5 - $10

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