The average train time from Luxembourg to Strasbourg is 3h 36m, although it takes just 1h 34m on the fastest direct TGV INOUI services. There are around 17 trains per day running from Strasbourg to London, including 2 direct services. If your journey requires a change along the way, it will usually be at Metz station.
The gorgeous city of Strasbourg is only a hundred miles away from Luxembourg, and with high-speed modern TGV services offering wide comfortable seating, free WiFi, plenty of luggage space and city centre to city centre travel, train really is the best way to get there.
A melting pot of German and French influences, Strasbourg is a wonderful place to visit, especially around the Christmas season, when its world-famous markets start to appear around the city streets and squares.
Want to find out more? Keep reading for timetables and tips for finding cheap tickets, or start your search for trains from Luxembourg to Strasbourg in our Journey Planner at the top of the page.
SNCF is the national train operator of France. It operates all domestic trains and routes across France, as well as international services to Spain and Germany. There are three different types of domestic trains that operate under the SNCF banner – TGV (high-speed, full-service trains that connect the major cities in France), Intercités (usually a more frequent stopping service, but with all the amenities), and TER (regional train services with basic onboard facilities).
TGV is the high-speed train service of the SNCF company. It connects the major cities of France at speeds of up to 200 mph (320 km/h). All TGV trains are equipped with a food carriage, a free WiFi connection, power sockets and fold-down tables. Two comfort classes are offered – First Class and Second Class, with flexible fare options available and access to the Grand Voyageur lounge in some stations.
Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Luxembourg to Strasbourg by booking early.§
Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.
On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Luxembourg and Strasbourg is 5 hours and 28 minutes, with around 17 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.
The fastest journey time by train from Luxembourg to Strasbourg is 1 hour and 53 minutes.
Train tickets from Luxembourg to Strasbourg can start from as little as $23.16 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Luxembourg to Strasbourg without having to change trains. There are 2 direct trains from Luxembourg to Strasbourg each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Luxembourg to Strasbourg leaves at 05:16. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Luxembourg to Strasbourg leaves at 21:32. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.
Trains travelling from Luxembourg to Strasbourg cover a distance of around 101 miles (162 km) during the journey.