Once arrived in Luxembourg and if wondering about the most convenient means of getting around, you should know the public transport network of the city is extremely reliable. Most buses stop nearby the center of the city or nearby the train station area.
A travel ticket valid for 2 hours costs € 1.50 and can be used for all routes. If you want to buy 10 such tickets, you will receive a 20% discount, so you will pay only € 12. In addition, the company makes available the Nightrider service. This service allows you to choose by yourself the pick up and the drop off locations, just like a taxi. This service is available only between 6pm and 5am. Monday to Thursday, the rate of a single return ticket is € 18, and Friday to Sunday, it costs € 24. You should keep in mind plenty of people resort to this means of transport, which means you must make the call as early as possible. Further details can be found by visiting www.vdl.lu or by calling 00352 47 96 29 75.
Bikes stand out as a highly popular means of transport in Luxembourg. The city features about 40 kilometers of special bike trails, and due to the relative small size of the city and to the short distances, you can get by bike very quickly anywhere you want.
Some 400 bike stands are available in the capital of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg, and they are available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day. In order to rent a bike you must make a € 1 per week subscription. During the said period, you are allowed to take any bike from the furnished stands. The first half an hour is free of charge, whereas each subsequent hour costs € 1.
The subscriptions and the payments for the hours you used the bike are to be made at any of these stands. Also, the stands offer you the possibility of checking the validity of the card and of identifying other nearby stands and the distance to them.
If you want to make a trip outside Luxembourg, you may bring your bike even on the train, a facility which requires the purchase of an extra travel ticket.
If you want to get around in Luxembourg by taxi, you should keep in mind fees are as follows: € 2.47 the start, € 1.02 per kilometer, € 0.33 stationing minute. Night fees are 10 to 30% higher.