The Bettembourg marshalling yard is the main consolidation point for rail freight coming into and leaving from Luxembourg.
The yard is immediately adjacent to the Bettembourg-Dudelange intermodal terminal, featuring a combined terminal and a rail motorway platform.
The main characteristics of the Bettembourg marshalling yard are:
- 3.70 km total length
- 50 ha total surface
- 4 m gravity hump
- 32 hydraulic brakes
- 200 switches (approx.)
- 56 km of tracks