Vianden: Vianden Express City Train Tour

Vianden: Vianden Express City Train Tour

From US$ 6.74 per person

Explore the main sights of the medieval town of Vianden aboard the Vianden Express train. Reach Vianden Castle and the only chairlift in Luxembourg.

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 25 minutes
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French, English
Wheelchair accessible


  • Experience the brand-new attraction in Vianden City: the Vianden Express train
  • Enjoy a chance to ride on the only chairlift in Luxembourg (entry not included)
  • Drive along the ancient ramparts of the fortress and through medieval alleys
  • Alight at Vianden Castle to explore one of Europe's most important monuments
Full description

Discover the charm of the medieval town of Vianden with a ride on the touristic Vianden Express train. Have the chance to alight at the chairlift and medieval castle during a return trip.

After boarding the train, set off on your exploration to see the Victor Hugo House and more. Upon arrival at the only chairlift in Luxembourg, take the opportunity to ride up to 440 meters (1,444 feet) for a panoramic view of the town.

Then, continue through the medieval alleys and along the fortress walls until you reach Vianden Castle, a national treasure and symbol of the feudal mansions of the Roman and Gothic periods. Here, get off to visit the castle for as long as you want. Finally, board the train again and return to your starting point.

  • Vianden Express return trip
  • Audio guide
  • Admission fees to attractions
Covid-19 precautions
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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Meeting point

The main departure point is from Vianden Station. However, you can also board the train at one of the other stops on the route, such as the stop at the castle or the stop at the chairlift.

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Important information

What to bring

  • Face mask or protective covering

Know before you go

  • The one-way duration of this tour is 25 minutes. However, it is assumed that you will get off in between to visit the landmarks, such as the castle or the chairlift.
  • The average time spent visiting the castle is 2 hours.
  • The chairlift is open from April to October between 10 AM and 5 PM.
  • The train runs every hour and takes you from the castle back to the station.
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August 15, 2021

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