Getting there and around
Saarbrücken, the capital of the Federal State of Saarland, is an attractive and livable university town in the southwest of Germany on the border to France. The city can be reached by train within two hours from either Frankfurt or Paris.
- Saarbrücken-Ensheim Airport
A taxi ride from Saarbrücken Airport to Saarbrücken Castle takes approximately 15-20 minutes. Bus #R10 runs hourly between the airport and Saarbücken Station (takes 30 minutes).
- Luxembourg Airport
Express busses operate between Luxembourg Station (“Gare Centrale”) and Saarbrücken Station (“Hauptbahnhof”). See timetable.
- Frankfurt Airport
There are two convenient ways of continuing your journey to Saarbrücken:
- Paris Airport
Well connected by TGV and ICE to Saarbrücken main station (“Saarbrücken Hbf”) without changing trains. Travel time is about 1h50 (see also below).