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from Cologne to Luxembourg

You can get from Cologne to Luxembourg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Cologne to Luxembourg on 20 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:30Cologne3h00 18:30Luxembourg
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£111One-way
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15:30Cologne3h00 18:30Luxembourg
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£111One-way
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09:00Cologne3h20 12:20Luxembourg
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£171One-way
06:45Köln, Hbf5h35 12:20Luxembourg
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£211One-way

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Tue
19 Oct
£22Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
Wed
20 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Thu
21 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
22 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Sat
23 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
Sun
24 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£34Deutsche Bahn
Mon
25 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Tue
26 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
Wed
27 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£25Flixbus
Thu
28 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
Fri
29 Oct
Find prices
£28Flixbus
Sat
30 Oct
£19Deutsche Bahn
£29Flixbus
Sun
31 Oct
£17Deutsche Bahn
£34Deutsche Bahn
Mon
1 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
Tue
2 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
Wed
3 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£34Deutsche Bahn
Thu
4 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
Fri
5 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
Sat
6 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£19Flixbus
Sun
7 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£17Deutsche Bahn
Mon
8 Nov
£17Deutsche Bahn
£13Flixbus

Travel Information between Cologne and Luxembourg

distanceDistance98 miles (158 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£20 - £34
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £20 • 3 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £20 • 3 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach or train to travel 98 miles (158 km) to Luxembourg from Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £20. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Cologne to Luxembourg.

Travel Tips

Travel from Cologne to Luxembourg
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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Luxembourg, Luxembourg from Cologne, Germany currently allowed?

Travel from Cologne, Germany to Luxembourg, Luxembourg is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Luxembourg from Cologne restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Luxembourg, Luxembourg from Cologne?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Luxembourg, Luxembourg?

The government of Luxembourg has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 15/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Cologne to Luxembourg closer to your planned date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Cologne, Germany from Luxembourg, Luxembourg due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Cologne, Germany from Luxembourg is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Cologne, Germany from Luxembourg, Luxembourg?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Luxembourg

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Cologne from Luxembourg?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Which rules do I need to follow in Cologne, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 18/10/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Cologne from Luxembourg here.

How do you get from Cologne to Luxembourg?

There are 2 ways to get from Cologne to Luxembourg: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cologne to Luxembourg?

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cologne to Luxembourg, which costs on average £20.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Luxembourg:

A train is £14 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Cologne to Luxembourg costing on average £34.

What is the fastest way from Cologne to Luxembourg?

The quickest way to travel from Cologne to Luxembourg is by train, which takes on average 3 h 45 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Luxembourg by coach can take on average 4 h 17 min.

What is the distance from Cologne to Luxembourg?

The distance between Cologne and Luxembourg is around 98 miles (158 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Cologne to Luxembourg?

The average frequency per day from Cologne to Luxembourg is:

  • Around 2 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Luxembourg from Cologne as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Cologne to Luxembourg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cologne to Luxembourg:

  • Coaches from Cologne to Luxembourg most often leave from Köln, Köln Bonn Airport and arrive in Luxembourg, P&R Bouillon.
  • Trains mostly leave from Köln Hbf and tend to arrive in Luxembourg.
Which travel companies can take me from Cologne to Luxembourg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to Luxembourg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Luxembourg by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Luxembourg for £34.
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Luxembourg by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Cologne to Luxembourg for £20.
Is there a way to travel directly from Cologne to Luxembourg?

Yes, there are direct services available from Cologne to Luxembourg with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with BlaBlaCar.
  • You can find around 2 direct trains per day and book this direct train with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Luxembourg as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Cologne and Luxembourg.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Luxembourg from Cologne?
Looking to extend your trip from Cologne to Luxembourg? Many Omio customers who go from Cologne to Luxembourg usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Brussels, Paris or Amsterdam. If you're looking to explore Brussels, Paris or Amsterdam from Luxembourg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How early should I book Cologne to Luxembourg tickets online to score the best deals?

When planning your trip from Cologne to Luxembourg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £34 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £20 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Luxembourg from Cologne online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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