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Best Time to Visit
Like most of Germany, the region is characterised by a continental climate, with notable differences in temperature between the winter and summer periods. The warmest month is July when temperature peaks at around 25°C, while it is usually close to freezing around December and January, also with considerable precipitation. March and August tend to be…
Passport / Visa
Germany can be visited visa-free for up to 90 days by the citizens of Australia, New Zealand, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, Malaysia, Israel, UAE, and most countries in America. If you are unsure whether or not you need to apply for a visa, we recommend that you contact the embassy or consulate in your country.…
Saarbrücken Airport (SCN)
Saarbrücken Airport is located 15 km from the city centre, and is a predominantly domestic airport that also serves some international flights (e.g. Luxembourg, Spain, Tenerife, Greece, Turkey). Car rental and taxi services are available, and bus line R10 connects the airport with the city centre. The closest major airports are in Luxembourg City (100…
Saarland is served by the lighttrail trains of SaarBahn, running between Riegelsberg and Saareguemines (in France). There are also various bus lines in the Saarbrücken area which are in the same system as the SB trains. Tickets may only be purchased from machines or on the bus. The area is divided into various zones, with…
Contact any of the companies below. Taxi Saarbrücken: +49 681 55000. Taxi Schneider: +49 681 71111, www.taxi-steve-schneider.de. Taxi Hartmann (in Dudweiler): +49 689 773 033, www.taxi-hartmann.com.
Postal services in Germany are provided by Deutsche Post, and there are several post offices across the city centre.
Stadtapotekhe Bahnhofstraße 37 +49 681 948 890 Viktoria Apotheke Bahnhofstraße 95–97 +49 681 36148 Stengel Apotheke Eisenbahnstraße 25 +49 681 52363