Despite being a small country, Luxembourg has plenty to offer its visitors both in the city and further out. Top things to do in Luxembourg include visiting the famous Notre Dame Cathedral, explore out to the Vianden Castle and Grand Ducal Palace. When you arrive by train from Amsterdam, you step off right in the centre of the city, so you can start your sightseeing straight away.
There are lots of options when it comes to travelling from Amsterdam to Luxembourg by train. The most direct route though is with one change in Brussels and can take around six hours. The main trains operating between Amsterdam and Luxembourg are Thalys, NS and CFL.
Ready to book your next train tip? Take a look at the Journey Planner at the top of the page and work out the best train journey to suit your needs.
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 Amsterdam to Luxembourg 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 Amsterdam and Luxembourg is 7 hours and 49 minutes, with around 74 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 Amsterdam to Luxembourg is 5 hours and 28 minutes.
Train ticket prices from Amsterdam to Luxembourg can start from as little as €32.50 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
No, there are no direct train services from Amsterdam to Luxembourg. Travelling from Amsterdam to Luxembourg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Amsterdam to Luxembourg leaves at 00:33. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Amsterdam to Luxembourg leaves at 23:52. 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 Amsterdam to Luxembourg cover a distance of around 199 miles (321 km) during the journey.