City Train in the old town

City Train in the old town

Discover the old town in Luxembourg City by train

Onboard our City Train in the Old Town Luxembourg, explore the charming beauty of Luxembourg City. Immerse yourself in the rich history and vibrant culture as you traverse the narrow streets and admire the picturesque architecture. Hop on the city train and embark on an unforgettable journey through the heart of Luxembourg’s old town.  


City Train in the Old Town Luxembourg

Are you passionate about history and culture, about the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg? A small country but with a great history… Discover the history of the former “Gibraltar of the North” which revives while driving through the historical sites of the Old Fortress in our City Train. Travel with us to the past to better understand the present.  


The city train in the Old Town Luxembourg offers a charming and convenient way to explore this historic area. As it winds its way through the cobbled streets and narrow alleyways, passengers are treated to panoramic views of medieval architecture, fortified walls, and picturesque squares. The train journey serves as a captivating journey through time, allowing passengers to immerse themselves in the rich history and cultural heritage of Luxembourg’s Old Town. Knowledgeable audio guides provide insightful commentary, sharing stories of the city’s past and attractions along the route.  

The rhythmic chug of the train, coupled with the gentle sway of its carriages, creates a relaxed and unhurried atmosphere, perfect for leisurely sightseeing. Passengers can hop on and off at designated stops, allowing them to explore key points of interest at their own pace. Whether it’s admiring the grandeur of the Casemates, marveling at the intricate carvings of Notre-Dame Cathedral, or strolling along the scenic promenade of the Alzette River, the city train offers a unique and enchanting way to experience the Old Town of Luxembourg. With its nostalgic charm and informative narration, it promises an unforgettable journey through this UNESCO World Heritage site.  

1. Departure: Montée de Clausen (near the entrance of Bock Casemates)

2. Rives de Clausen:

The so-called Rives de Clausen form a district of bars and restaurants, established on the site of the former Luxembourg beer brewery “Mousel”. Situated along the Alzette River, the Rives de Clausen appeal to a wide variety of tastes and attract a very cosmopolitan public, which is typical for Luxembourg. The Rives de Clausen are also part of a larger plan to enhance the suburbs of the former fortress.

3. Rham Plateau:

The Rham Plateau proudly overlooks three sides of the Alzette valley and offers a stunning view of the old city of Luxembourg. It has been an integral part of Luxembourg’s fortifications since the 15th century and was later expanded by Vauban with four imposing military barracks, currently used as modern and comfortable housing for seniors. You can make a stop for a few minutes while waiting for the next train.


City train in the old town  + Museum Pass Combi Ticket 

This exclusive Combi-Ticket allows you to enjoy a sightseeing tour on the touristic train - City train in the old town, and additionally visit the 7 museums of Luxembourg City at your convenience: Villa Vauban – Musée d’art de la Ville de Luxembourg, Casino Luxembourg – Forum d’art Contemporain, Lëtzebuerg City Museum, MNHA - Musée national d’histoire et d’art, MNHN - Musée national d’histoire naturelle ‘natur musée’, Musée Dräi Eechelen – forteresse, histoire, identités, Mudam Luxembourg – Musée d’art moderne Grand-Duc Jean.

Since your ticket is valid for 48 hours, you can schedule the museum visits over the two days as you wish.However, it must be two consecutive days in the same week in which the ticket was purchased.

Important information


10 Montée de Clausen, Luxembourg


Departures daily from the end of March till beginning of November. The City train in the old town is run by an external service provider. The exact schedule and further information under: www.sightseeing.lu

Languages: Luxembourgish, French, German, English, Dutch, Spanish, Russian & Chinese


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City Train in the old town

Children from 4 to 17 years old10€
Family (2 adults + 1 to 3 children)42€
Children from 0 to 3 years old0€

City Train in the old town + Museum Pass Combi Ticket

Children from 4 to 17 years old16€
Children from 0 to 3 years old0€
City Train in the old town