Buses free on Sunday with open shops and City Jogging
(MH) Sunday will attract many visitors to the city centre as the JP Morgan City Jogging run and Sunday opening take place. Shoppers are therefore advised to use public transport as some routes will be temporarily closed off for the event.
Organised by the “Fédération Luxembourgeoise de l'Athlétisme”, the annual JP Morgan City Jogging run takes place on July 5 from 10am. As the title already suggests, the route of the run makes a tour of the city, highlighting all the main attractions. The main routes of the run are Avenue John F. Kennedy, Avenue Marie-Thérèse and Avenue Pescatore. For full information on the running route, see map below.
Starting at 10am, the route of the run will be closed off for the duration of the event. First routes will be accessible from 12.30pm and traffic will return to normal at 2pm.
Sunday shopping and flea market
With shops open on Sunday afternoon and Place Guillaume II hosting its monthly flea market from 10am, people making their way to the capital are advised to use of public transport.
The City Shopping Bus from the Glacis car park to the centre of town is available. Bus number 1 will run every ten minutes from P&R Bouillon. All City bus lines (1 – 31) and RGTR lines 120, 144, 192, 194 and 215 are free to use throughout the day.
Because of the run the following changes to bus services apply between 8am and 1.30pm:
1 and 16 and RGTR services: The bus stops Coudenhove-Kalergi, Erasme/Coque, Parlement Européen et Philharmonie/MUDAM are replaced by the bus stop Bd K. Adenauer.
8: The bus stops Philharmonie/Mudam and Léon Hengen are replaced by the bus stops B.E.I and Jean Monnet on the Bd. K. Adenauer
20: The bus stops B.E.I., Jean Monnet and Léon Hengen are replaced by the bus stop Philharmonie/MUDAM on Avenue John F. Kennedy. The bus stop Léon Hengen is replaced by the bus stop Antoine de St Exupéry on bd K.Adenauer
For further information :
Fédération Luxembourgeoise de l'Athlétisme: fla.lu
Ville de Luxembourg : vdl.lu
City Shopping : cityshopping.lu