Emergency? Call 112

Urgences médicales Luxembourg

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Emergencies with people injured : 112

112 is the emergency phone number in Europe and Luxembourg. You can dial 112 when in an emergency in the 25 European Member States as well as in Norway, Island, Liechtenstein and Switzerland.

You can dial 112 in the following situations:

  • an accident on the road, at work, at home, etc. (when someone is injured),
  • illness,
  • fire,
  • flood,
  • intoxication,
  • an attack where people have been injured,
  • pollution,
  • material or bodily damage.

112 should also be contacted in case of emergency at night, outside the opening hours of doctors’ surgeries and doctors’ homes.

Free service 24/24, 7/7

112 Emergency call : Emergency number for ambulances, hospitals, duty doctors, chemists and veterinaries, civil protection and fire brigade.

By calling 112 you can also get information regarding which hospitals, pharmacies, doctors, vets are on call, as well as locksmiths and breakdown services.


Emergencies with no people injured : 113

In the event of a road accident but no one has been injured call the police on 113.

Luxembourg Police Office: free, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Poison Control Center: 8002-5500

Free hotline, 7 days a week, 24 hours a day

Hospitals and pharmacies on duty

Hospitals on call

Note that in Luxembourg you can go directly to the hospital on call for emergency medical care.

To find out the clinics and hospitals on call, click here. You will find the names and details of the establishments.

Would you like to know more about the different hospitals, maternities, clinics in Luxembourg?

Children emergency : Kannerklinik in Luxembourg

For any medical emergency for a child under 14 years of age the Centre Hospitalier de Luxembourg CHL – Centre au 4, rue Ernest Barblé L-1210 Luxembourg has a 7/7 and 24h/24 emergency department.

For other hospital facilities for children in emergency or not, click here.

A study published at the end of 2017 showed the quality of reception and care received during emergency admission to Luxembourg hospitals.

Pharmacies on duty

To know the pharmacies on duty in real time, click here!

Would you like to know more about pharmacies in Luxembourg? Click here.

Dental emergency during the weekend

A dental care service operates continuously at the Luxembourg Hospital Center (CHL) 4 Rue Ernest Barblé in Luxembourg from Saturday 14 hours to Sunday 18 hours.

The service is provided in turn by all the dentists in the country. In the event of an accident affecting the dentition, the person concerned has to go to the on-call hospital.

Do you have a problem with your child or teenager in distress? Check out this page.

LAR – Luxembourg Air Rescue asbl

Only know-how and care matter in case of a medical emergency. Your LAR membership supports the lifesaving air rescue services provided by the LAR rescue helicopters in Luxembourg, while benefitting from free worldwide repatriation services aboard state-of-the art ambulance aircraft with no deferment period. 365 days a year and 24/7, LAR guarantees professional high quality services to its members.

More information www.lar.lu