bike hire point that is most convenient is the one at Trier
station, just because it is so easy to find and ideal for anyone
arriving by train or bus. Trier-Bicycle
(Radstation) in the Main Railway Station Trier at track 11, tel. +49
651 148856, fax 9760734. Open:
mid-April to October daily 9am - 7pm, November - mid-April Monday -
Friday 10am - 6pm.
there are more services at the following towns along the route.
company, Kirch 69, Tel: 0 65 42 / 29 50.
Renate Ammann ,
Central Street 9, Tel: 0 26 05 / 96 02 42 Fax: 0 26 05 / 96 24 3
Opening times: Easter to mid-November from 9am.
Fun Bike Team ,
Schanz Straße 22, Tel: 0 65 31/94 02 4.
Joachim hens Himmeroderstr.11, 56867 Briedel, Tel: 06542/41 504, Fax: 06542/901 712
Bullay, Tel: 0 65 42 / 20 74.
Wine " has a range of bikes, City Bikes, mountain bikes, kids' bikes and roadside
service, phone: 0 26 71/55 51.
Rental, Mrs. Wilkes, Tel: 0 26 07 / 13 44, opening times: all year
14:00 to 22:00.
HQ Lahnstein Tel: +49 (0) 2621 40838, Mobil: +49 (0) 162 219 07 60,
bike hire and they also do luggage
Koblenz Gemüsegasse 7, 56068 Koblenz, Germany, 0176
Office, Mosel Wine Road 35, Tel: 0 65 41/94 81 49 86 or 14.
Village, Roman Street 3, Tel: 0 65 07 / 31 33, including children's
bicycles and baby carriers, discounts on multi-day bookings.
Electric bike and ordinary bike rentals, bike transfer, 36 bicycles.
Rita Kuntz, Castle Hill Road 21, Tel: 0 65 31/38 75.
Co Ltd, Bridge Street 16, Tel: 0 65 02 / 23 00.
Service GmbH, Mosel 4-6, Temmels 54 441, Tel: 0 65 84/95 17 9.
Wagner, Old Market Street 4, Tel: 0 65 41 16 49 or Camphausen, Mr.
Kogel Straße 7, part wolf, Tel: 0 65 41 32 7.
Service Station (Radstation) in the Trier Main Railway Station at
track 11, tel. +49 651 148856, fax 9760734. Open: mid-April -
October daily 9am - 7pm, November - mid-April Monday - Friday 10am -
6pm. The postal address is Bike station, Hauptbahnhof Trier,
Repair Shop (Zweiradwerkstatt) Bürgerservice GmbH Hornstraße
32, tel. +49 651 89555, fax 9981059. Open: year round Monday - Friday
9am - 4pm and Saturday 9am - 12 noon.
Hostel Trier, at the
hostel, 54292 Trier, Tel: 0 65 1 14 66 2-0.
Pauli Strasse 156, 54292 Trier, Tel: 0 65 1 13 68 6.
Youth Workshop, Horn Straße 32, 54294 Trier, Tel: 0 65 1 89 55
Rent a Bike
Wasserliesch, Hauptstraße 22 A, 54 332 Wasserliesch, Tel: 0 65
01 12 19 6 Fax: 0 65 01 99 80 11.
your tour we hope you will not need this, but if you do the hire
shops will provide a maintenance service (at a fee) even for
each others' bikes. We recommend that you can at least repair a tyre puncture, check out the bike repair video and we identify two books you may want to look at, one of which is light enough to take with you as a bike guide repair manual
and Paris all have relatively expensive luggage storage.
has small luggage lockers.
underground garage - next to the Porta Nigra in the city centre is a
guarded bicycle garage
for about 400 bicycles. The fee is €1 per bicycle (including
saddle bags) per day. You can also store other luggage there
at €1 per day. Long-term bicycle parking is also
available at €10 per
month. Tel +49 651 978080.
bike lockers are installed at the fairground below the Konrad
Adenauer Bridge, and can be used (for a fee) for a maximum of 48
hours. Contact Tourist Info on tel
+49 651 978080.
are small lockers (suitable for luggage, not bikes) at the main
railway station for a maximum of 24 hours. Tel +49 651
about departures and prices within Germany are available on the
internet (in English) from the German national rail service: DB
Bahn or tel. 0800-1507090 (free from a German phone).
The trains of the DB Regio in Rhineland-Palatinate and in
Saarland offer free bicycle transport Monday to Friday from 9am
and on Saturdays, Sundays and holidays at all times, providing
space is available. But you must buy a regional
(Nahverkehr) one-way bicycle ticket for travel before 9am Monday
to Friday. There is a cyclists' hotline on 01805 151415
that currently costs €0.14/min.
Schuster has a taxi with bicycle trailer: Mosel-Taxi Karl
Schuster, tel. +49 6507 802313. He will do pick-ups from
and Bike Mosel
(a scheduled bus service with a bike trailer) operates daily from
1st April to 1st November between Trier and Bullay along the
Moselle and between Trier and Echternacherbrück along the
Sûre. Regio-Radler also operates in
Rhineland-Palatinate along the Ruwer-Hochwald Cycling Trail
during the same period but only on Saturdays, Sundays and
holidays and on non-school days. For timetables,
information and reservations see Regio-Radler.
and Bike Saar-Upper Mosel
Bicycle Bus of the Saar-Upper Moselle Touristik can transport you
and your bike to Luxembourg, Echternach, the Saar Bend,
Thionville or Bernkastel-Kues. From there, you can cycle back to
your starting point in Konz or Saarburg. For information
contact Saar-Obermosel-Touristik, tel. +49 6581 19433, fax +49
6581 9959829, Saar-Obermosel.
are passenger ferries sailing up and down the Mosel during the
summer months and the same companies offer evening trips with
food, drink and music, which can be fun after a good day's
exercise. Nearly all the boats offer soft drinks, beer and
wine and will carry a reasonable number of bikes. All the
tourist information offices carry information as do the docks,
but understanding the timetables can require a bit of study.
You can find the same information at Mosel-Schiffs-Touristik,
K-D and Gebr. Kolb.