Did you plan your journey in the Greater Region? Mobiregio presents the best routes and rates for cross-border public transport for travelling between Rhineland-Palatinate in Germany  and Luxembourg, both for passengers with subscriptions and for occasional users of cross-border public transportation.

 

 

OekoCard

The OekoCard subscription is for those who live in the border region in Germany and who work in Luxembourg. It allows you to make an unlimited number of trips from Wittlich, Salmtal, Sehlem, Hetzerath, Föhren, Schweich (DB), Quint, Ehrang Ort, Ehrang, Pfalzel, Trier Hbf, Trier Süd, Karthaus, Kreuz Konz and Igel. The OekoCard is also valid for all forms of public transports in luxembourg (AVL, CFL, RGTR and TICE lines) at the national rate. 

You can buy an annual or monthly subscription, 1st or 2nd class:

Towards Luxembourg leaving from:annual OekoCard 
(price per month)
monthly OekoCard 
2nd class1st class2nd class1st class
Trèves, Ehrang, Quint70,83 €106,25 €85,00 €127,50 €
Föhren90,83 €136,25 €109,00 €163,50 €
Salmtal115,83 €173,75 €139,00 €208, 50 €
Wittlich140,83 €211,25 €169,00 €253,50 €

 

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Roundtrip Luxembourg-Rhineland-Palatinate in the day

The offer « Tagesrückfahrkarte Luxemburg Spezial » allows you to make a trip by train from the station of your choice in Luxembourg to Trier, Wittlich, Bullay, Cochem or Koblenz and back the same day. 

Examples of prices : 

TrajectoryTicket for the 2nd class
Wasserbillig - Trier7,20 €
Luxembourg - Trier

9,60 €

Rheinland-Pfalz-Ticket-Plus-LU

At the price of 30 Euros for the first passenger and 6 Euros for each additional passenger (maximum 5 people), the offer "Rheinland-Pfalz-Ticket-Plus-LU" allows you to travel during one day in 2nd class within Rhineland-Palatinate and Saarland on regional trains and some buses. Children under 15 years travel for free with their parents or grand-parents (maximum 2 adult companions). This offer is not valid on IC trains.

From Monday to Friday, this offer is only valid from 9:00 in Germany (first train leaves at Luxembourg train station at 8:31). This restriction does not exist on weekends.

This offer is available at CFL sales points at train stations in Luxembourg-City, Esch-sur-Alzette, Belval-University, Ettelbruck, Bettembourg, Mersch, Troisvierges, Rodange, Pétange and Wasserbillig.

 

Luxembourg - Trier and the region

If you live near Trier and you are working in Luxembourg, three price categories allow you to use all modes of transportation in the luxembourg national network (RGTR, AVL, TICE, CFL) and the Trier regional network (VRT). Only RGTR lines with the RegioZone tariff are excluded.

  • MobilTicket DeLux Jahrannual subscription with two months for free 
  • MobilTicket DeLux Monat : monthly subscription
  • TagesTicket DeLux : day ticket

The pricing structure, more commonly called « Übergangstarif » depends on the distance travelled.

Zone12345
Starting fromRalingen
Igel
Wincheringen
Trèves 
Sarrelebout

Osburg
Schweich
Föhren
Welschbillig

Kyllburg
Salmtal
Speicher
Hermeskeil
Prüm
Gerolstein
Daun
Wittlich
MobilTicket DeLux Jahr72,50 €95,00 €118,00 €160,50 €204,00 €
MobilTicket DeLux Monat86,00 €113,50 €141,00 €192,00 €243,50 €
TagesTicket DeLux9,60 €11,80 €14,10 €17,60 €22,10 €

Bus Luxembourg-Rhineland-Palatinate

Price RegioZone 1 applies to these RGTR cross-border lines:

  • Line 116 Luxembourg - Longuich - Schweich (D)
  • Line 117 Luxembourg - Trier (D) via Findel 
  • Line 118 Luxembourg - Kirchberg - Mesenich frt. - Trier (D) 
  • Line 132 (Luxembourg) - Grevenmacher - Wellen - Nittel (D) 
  • Line 134 (Luxembourg) - Grevenmacher - Konz (D) 
  • Line 157 Luxembourg - Saarburg (D) 
  • Line 306 Esch/Belval - Leudelange - Trier (D) 
  • Line 401 Bitburg (D) - Echternach - Luxembourg 
  • Line 407 Prüm (D) - Dasburg - Ettelbruck

Le tarif RegioZone

The RegioZone tariff is the main cross-border fare for buses to Luxembourg. It is valid on many cross-border connections, especially from the Saarland (SaarLuxBus), Rhineland-Palatinate (RGTR line 118) and Lorraine (RGTR lines 300 and 319). Depending on the length of the journey, the fares fall into one of three categories:

Mobiregio is a collaborative platform bringing the public transport operators of the Greater Region together. Through cooperation we find ways to work together, exchange knowledge and best practices and inform the public of their options to travel in a sustainable way through the Greater Region.

The right price?

All prices and rates are valid from June 2014 but are subject to change. Check at the points of sale if the prices apply to your route and if you can benefit from any other cross-border advantages!