A fairy-tale, UNESCO-listed historic capital surrounded by the sweeping Ardennes – Luxembourg is a diminutive diamond. Luggage Mule will ship your luggage to Luxembourg so you can make the most of your journey to this small country.
Customs: Luxembourg’s place within the EU means that travel between other EU countries and the country is fairly simple. However, meat products not originating from EU member states are forbidden, as is the transport of pets. Check the Luxembourg Customs and Excise Agency website for full details.
Price: One way shipping from £33.99!
Shipping times: 3 working days
Flights: Flights to Luxembourg usually take one and a quarter hours. It’s worth noting that some airports from the UK don’t offer direct flights and sometime a change is required. Luxembourg Findel Airport is Luxembourg’s only international airport.
Currency: Euro (€)
Language: Luxembourgish, French, German.
Power: 230V, 50Hz
Visas: Holders of British Citizen passports or any other EU state citizens are not required to have a visa to travel to Luxembourg. Other nationalities however may need a Schengen visa. To check the visa requirements of your country visit Schengen Visa Information website.
Time difference: Central European Time, GMT+2.
Packing for Luxembourg
Luxemburg has mild and warm summers with an average temperature of 17°C. Pack for the sun with suncream, sunglasses and a hat all musts. Expect intermittent rain, particularly in the winter, and all year round in the southwest where multiple layers, a scarf, gloves and a warm thick coat are essentials. Whatever the weather, shipping luggage to Luxemburg with Luggage Mule will allow you to land at your destination safe in the knowledge that your clothes have already arrived at your resort ready to be picked up.
Ship your bike to Luxembourg
There are over 600km of cycle paths in Luxemburg. Highlights include: the Saarland Cycle Path through Römerrunde past Nennig castle and the Roman Villa Borg archaeological site, the 100-year-old Vennbahn Cycle Route along the disused rail link between the coalfields of Aachen and the north of Luxembourg, and the Mullerthal Classics Tour ride through the valley of the Black Ernz. For mountain bikers, the Haard-black trial in the former mining area of The Land of the Red Rocks region is a challenge for beginners and experts alike. Let Luggage Mule ship your bike to Luxemburg at reasonable rates, giving you the chance to enjoy the countryside on your own bike.
Ship your golfing gear to Luxembourg
Luxembourg has five golf courses, all located close to one another. The Clervaux Golf Course, situated in Eselborn, features a 18-hole course, Golf du Luxembourg Junglinster is just 17km from the capital of Luxembourg City, and Kikuoka Country Club near Canach is another 18-holer. Luggage Mule can ship your golf gear to anywhere in Luxembourg so you can challenge these tremendous courses with your own clubs.
What to ship home from Luxembourg
A trip to Luxembourg isn’t complete without purchasing some chocolates. Known locally as Knippecher the chocolate bought in the Place Guillaume in the city is ideal for those with a sweet tooth. Luxembourg wines may not be as well known as French and German bottles, but the country’s vineyards produce some tremendous fruity whites. Finally, decorative candles from the small village of Esch-sur-Sûre have been popular purchases for visitors since 1885. If you’re planning to bring back gifts, don’t settle for single items – with a generous 30kg allowance, our luggage shipping service allows you to buy multiple buys and have them delivered right to your door.