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Sunday shopping in the lead-up to Christmas

Bus

On Sundays when shops are open, the Luxembourg City buses (lines 1-33), the tram and certain RGTR lines will be free for trips within the city and to neighbouring towns (details: busgratuits.vdl.lu) This service is provided jointly by the City of Luxembourg and the Ministry of Mobility and Public Works (Ministère de la Mobilité et des Travaux publics).

Additional service will be provided on certain dates, such as weekends with Sunday opening:

  • Saturday, 30 November and 7, 14 & 21 December 2019
    • service on line 2 will be increased; however, the stops "Clemenceau" and "Richard Wagner" in Gasperich won't be served (these lines will be served by line 23)
    • line 28 will operate every 15 minutes between Luxembourg Central Station and Strassen/Bertrange
    • lines 1/125 and 27 will connect the P+R Bouillon with Luxembourg Central Station (one bus every 20 minutes)
    • line 21 will operate every 15 minutes between Luxembourg Central Station ("Gare Centrale Quai 103") and Cloche d'Or
    • line 29 will operate every 30 minutes between Luxembourg Central Station ("Gare Rocade Quai 2") and Cloche d'Or
    • On Saturdays, all Luxembourg City buses (1–33), the tram line, and certain RGTR lines will be free (busgratuits.vdl.lu).
       
  • On the Sundays of 1, 8, 15 and 22 December 2019
    • service on line 21 will be increased between "Stäreplaz/Étoile" and "Cloche d'Or – Howald, P+R Lux-Sud"
    • service on line 28 will be increased between Luxembourg Central Station and Strassen/Bertrange
    • line 17 will operate every 10 minutes between the P+R Bouillon and "Monterey"; lines 1/125 and 27 will operate every 15 minutes between the P+R Bouillon and Luxembourg Central Station.
    • The City Shopping Bus, a free shuttle service operating between the Glacis car park and Rue Beaumont, follows an extended route on Saturdays and on Sundays when shops are open. In addition to the "Beaumont" stop in the city centre, it serves the "Forum Royal", "Cathédrale", "Gruef" and "Kasinosgaass" stops. Departures are every 7–8 minutes between 13:30 and 18:30. Please note that the "Glacis" stop on the City Shopping Bus route has been moved to beside Boulevard de la Foire, near Avenue de la Faïencerie. During the Christmas markets (21 November to 24 December), the City Shopping Bus will operate until 21:30 from Sunday to Thursday, and until 22:30 on Fridays and Saturdays. Please note that on 24 and 31 December 2019, service will stop at 16:30.
    • The free Shuttle Gare service connects the main bus stops in the Gare district. From Monday to Friday, it operates from 5:00 to 23:00. On Saturdays and Sundays, it runs from 6:00 to 23:00.

As in past years, the municipal buses will not operate:

  • between approx. 20:00 on 24 December 2019 (Christmas Eve) and 8:00 on 25 December 2019 (Christmas Day)

Bus service on New Year's Eve

All public transport will be free on 31 December 2019 (from 4:00 until midnight) and 1 January 2020 (all day until midnight).

On New Year's Eve (night of 31 December 2019 to 1 January 2020), the seven City Night Bus lines, as well as part of the regular bus network, will continue to operate throughout the night. Service will be provided as follows:

  • certain regular lines will continue to operate at their usual evening frequency, and service will be extended from the last trip of their regular schedule to 5:30 on the morning of New Year's Day;
  • the City Night Bus lines will operate according to their usual schedule until 6:30 on the morning of New Year's Day;
  •  service on the regular bus lines will begin again at approx. 8:00.

New Year's Eve: night bus services

Special holiday bus schedule for the night of 31 December 2019 to 1 January 2020

Bus no. Route Night schedule (0:00–6:00)
4 LEUDELANGE, Gemeng - CENTRE (and return) every hour Last departure from Hamilius: 5:50 
5 BERTRANGE, Bartreng Gemeng - CENTRE (and return) every hour Last departure from Hamilius: 5:50 
6 BERTRANGE, Bartreng Gemeng - HELFENT - CENTRE (and return) every hour Last departure from Hamilius: 5:20 
11 STEINSEL, Kennedy - WALFERDANGE - Gare Centrale (and return) every 30 minutes Last Departure from Luxembourg Central Station: 5:43
28 BETRANGE, Belle Étoile - Gare Centrale (and return) every 30 minutes Last Departure from Luxembourg Central Station: 6:00
30 HESPERANGE, Cité um Schlass - CENTRE (and return) every 30 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 5:50 
CN1 HOLLERICH, Bouillon - CLAUSEN - CENTS, Waassertuerm (and return) every 15 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 6:05 to Cents and 6:35 to P+R Bouillon
CN2 Centre - BONNEVOIE - GASPERICH - CESSANGE - Centre every 30 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 6:05
CN3 Centre - BONNEVOIE - HAMM - PULVERMÜHL - Centre every 30 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 6:05
CN4 Centre - KIRCHBERG - WEIMERSHOF - Centre every 30 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 6:05
CN5 Centre - KIRCHBERG - WEIMERSKIRCH- ROLLINGERGRUND - Centre every 30 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 6:05
CN6 Centre - EICH - BEGGEN - DOMMELDANGE - Centre every 30 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 6:05
CN7 Centre - LIMPERTSBERG - Belair - MERL - Centre every 30 minutes Last departure from Hamilius: 6:05

New Year's Eve: Luxtram

Night of 31 December 2019 to 1 January 2020

The tram will operate all through the night. As of 21:00, it will run every 15 minutes.

New Year's Eve: Pfaffenthal and Grund elevators

On New Year's Eve, the elevators connecting Ville Haute to Pfaffenthal and the Grund will be open all night.

Persons with reduced mobility: getting around on New Year's Eve

Call-a-Bus

For persons with reduced mobility, the Call-a-Bus schedule will be extended beyond midnight to provide service until 5:00 on 1 January 2020. If you would like to use this service, please reserve your Call-a-Bus as you normally would by calling 4796-4797.

New Year's Day: bus service during the day

On Wednesday, 1 January 2020, service on the regular bus lines will begin again at around 8:00:

Bus no. Departure From Going to Arrival
1 07:37 P+R Bouillon Quai 1B Gare Centrale Quai 12 07:43
1 07:50 Konrad Adenauer P+R Bouillon Quai 1C 08:16
1 (125) 09:22 P+R Bouillon Quai 1B Oberanven-Gemeng 10:11
1 (125) 09:22 Oberanven-Gemeng P+R Bouillon Quai 1C 10:16
2 07:42 Boy Konen L.T. Michel Lucius Quai 102 08:15
2 07:51 L.T. Michel Lucius Quai 102 Boy Konen 08:26
3 07:53 Howald-Waassertuerm L.T. de Bonnevoie 08:00
3 08:03 L.T. de Bonnevoie Quai 3 Howald-Waassertuerm 08:08
30 08:02 Hesper-Cité Um Schlass Lycée Michel Lucius Q.101 08:28
30 08:08 Lycée Michel Lucius Q.101 Hesper-Cité Um Schlass 08:39
4 07:35 Leudelange-Gemeng Monterey Quai 2 07:56
4 08:05 Hamilius Quai 2 Leudelange-Gemeng 08:27
5 07:43 Demy Schlechter Bartreng-Gemeng Quai 1 08:18
5 07:45 Bartreng-Gemeng Quai 2 Demy Schlechter 08:21
6 07:50 Monterey Quai 2 Bartreng-Gemeng 08:04
6 07:29 Bartreng-Gemeng Quai 1 Monterey Quai 3 07:45
8 07:51 Eich-Centre Culturel Bartreng-Waassertuerm 08:31
8 08:04 Bartreng-Waassertuerm Eich-Centre Culturel 08:44
9 08:14 Gare Centrale Quai 3 Cents-Waassertuerm Quai 5 08:35
9 07:42 Cents-Waassertuerm Quai 1 Gare Centrale 08:04
10 08:21 Gare Centrale Quai 5 Steinsel-Michel Rodange Plaz 08:46
10 08:17 Steinsel-Michel Rodange Plaz Q. 10 Gare Centrale 08:43
11 08:06 Gare Centrale Quai 5 Steinsel-Michel Rodange Plaz 08:37
11 07:22 Steinsel-Kennedy Gare Centrale 07:58
12 08:20 Eecher Plaz Quai 1 Parc de l'Europe 08:26
12 08:05 Parc de l'Europe Eecher Plaz Quai 3 08:13
13 07:44 Gare Centrale Quai 3 Centre Hospitalier 08:00
13 07:46 Centre Hospitalier Gare Centrale 08:03
14 07:59 Gare Centrale Quai 3 Cents-Waassertuerm Quai 1 08:23
14 07:57 Cents-Waassertuerm Quai 2 Gare Centrale 08:20
15 08:03 Celtes Rue de Bitbourg 08:35
15 08:00 Rue de Bitbourg Celtes 08:34
16 07:22 Hesper-Cité Um Schlass Aéroport Quai 1 07:56
16 08:02 Aéroport Quai 1 Hesper-Cité Um Schlass 08:36
18 07:43 Gare Centrale Quai 12 Luxexpo Entrée Sud Quai 2 08:03
18 07:45 Luxexpo Entrée Sud Quai 2 Konrad Adenauer 07:50
20 08:12 Rue de Bitbourg Chambre des Métiers 08:41
20 07:54 Chambre des Métiers Rue de Bitbourg 08:24
21 07:46 Howald-Lux-Sud Quai 3 Eecher Plaz Quai 1 08:17
21 08:16 Eecher Plaz Quai 3 Howald-Lux-Sud Quai 3 08:41
23 08:49 Henri Dunant Gare Centrale 09:13
23 08:51 Gare Centrale Quai 6 Henri Dunant 09:13
27 08:50 Bartreng-Belle Étoile L.T. de Bonnevoie 09:19
27 08:40 L.T. de Bonnevoie Quai 4 Bartreng-Belle Étoile 09:10
28 08:00 Gare Centrale Quai 4 Bartreng-Belle Étoile 08:21
28 07:58 Bartreng-Belle Étoile Gare Centrale 08:19
29 07:23 L. T. de Bonnevoie Quai 2 Senningerberg-Charlys Statioun 07:47
29 07:41 Senningerberg-Charlys Statioun L. T. de Bonnevoie Quai 2 08:06
SGA 08:00 Gare Centrale Quai 7 Gare Centrale Quai 7 08:09

Info-box to close early for the holidays

The Info-box will close early on Christmas Eve and New Year's Eve (24 and 31 December), namely at 17:00 instead of 19:00.

Contact details

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20-22, rue des Bains,
L-1212 Luxembourg
(dans le complexe Forum Royal)