There are 5 means of transportation to get to Trier. By car, train, plane, bicycle, or by scheduled bus line. Continue reading.

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You can reach Trier via the following autobahns:

A 1 from Saarbruecken (about 1:00 h)
A1 from Kaiserslautern (about 1:15 h)
A 1 / A 48 from Koblenz (about 1:15 h)
A 1 / A 48 from Koeln (Cologne) (about 2:00 h)
A 64 from Luxembourg (about 0:30 h)

The following Bundesstrassen (highways) go to Trier:

through the Eifel:
B 51 from Pruem / Bitburg

along the Saar:
B 51 from Saarbruecken

Moselle Wine Road (Moselweinstrasse):
B 49 / B 53 from Cochem / Bernkastel-Kues

B 327 / B 52 from the Hunsrueck

along the Moselle:
B 419 / B 51 from France / Luxembourg

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Very good train connections to Trier exist from many German cities. Besides numerous direct connections, there is a wide variety of connections to Trier via the main stations in Coblenz, Saarbrücken, and Luxemburg. The vareo train runs regular connections between Cologne and Trier via the Eifel route.

Information on passenger trains, train fares, and reservations:
Deutsche Bahn AG
Telephone: +49 180 6996633 (nationwide)
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Many bicycle trails lead to Trier. Numerous trails lead to Trier through the picturesque river valleys of the Moselle, Saar, Sûr and Kyll - for the most part off the highway.

We recommend the following bicycle trails for your trip to Trier:

Mosel-Radweg (Moselle Cycling Trail): from Koblenz via Cochem, Traben-Trabach, Bernkastel-Kues and Schweich

Mosel-Radweg (Moselle Cycling Trail): from Thionville (France) downriver via Konz

Saar-Radweg (Saar Cycling Trail): from Saarbruecken via Mettlach and Saarburg

Sauertal-Radweg (Sûre Valley Cycling Trail): from Vianden via Echternach

Kylltal-Radweg (Kyll Valley Cycling Trail): from Bitburg via Kordel
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Foehren Airport for sporting and commercial aviation, 10 minutes from Trier by car

Luxembourg Airport with international flights, 30 minutes from Trier by car.

The Flib Travel International SA, flibco, tel: + 49 180 1507570, runs regular connections from Luxembourg Airport to Trier. Prior booking at or by e-mail: Additionally, the bus line 117 of Voyages Emile Weber connects Luxembourg City and Trier with stop at Findel Airport in Luxembourg.

Hahn Airport with international flights, about 1 hour from Trier by car.

A direct shuttle bus will run daily from Trier (bus stop: Trier Main Station) to the Hahn Airport - and return.
Information at FlibTravel International SA, tel. +49 180 15 07 570 or e-mail:, reservations at:

Connection to Trier by taxi: about € 100.00 (oneway)

Saarbruecken Airport (distance about 1 hour by car or rail)

Frankfurt/Main Airport

FlixBus runs between the Frankfurt Airport and Trier (bus stop: Main Station). Travel time is about 3 hours. Driving time is about 2 hours, train travel time about 3 hours (via Coblenz).

Koeln/Bonn Airport (distance about 2 hours by car or 3 hours by rail, IC trains leaving every hour via Koblenz)

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Trier can also be reached by public transport/city and regional bus lines​.

Stadtwerke Trier Verkehrs-GmbH
All Trier districts and surroundings
Tel. +49 651 717273

MB Moselbahn Verkehrsbetriebsgesellschaft mbH
Moseltal, Eifel, Sauertal
Tel. +49 6531 96800

Rhein-Mosel Verkehrsgesellschaft mbH
Hunsrück, Eifel, Saartal
Tel. +49 651 147520

Jozi-Reisen GmbH
Trier - Bitburg - Prüm - Aachen
Tel. +49 6502 5090

Sales Lentz
Shuttle-Service Trier - Flughafen Hahn - Trier
Tel. +49 180 1507570

Walscheid Busreisen
Trier - Zemmer - Dudeldorf
Tel. +49 6565 92930

Trier - Büdlicherbrück - Thalfang
Tel. +49 6504 1453

Müller-Kylltal-Reisen GmbH
Trier - Trierweiler - Udelfangen
Trier - Aach - Butzweiler Tel. +49 651 828460

Schedule information and additional information on buses and trains in the Trier region are available at