Heerlen to Aachen by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:56
  • Last train
    23:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    32m

Travelling from Heerlen to Aachen by train

The fastest trains from Heerlen to Aachen take around 32 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 16 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Heerlen and Aachen.

Journeys between Heerlen and Aachen usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Heerlen to Aachen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 17 departures. The duration is normally about 32 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Aachen is usually scheduled to depart Heerlen around 05:56 and the last train is around 23:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Heerlen around 06:56, and the last at 22:56.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Heerlen to Aachen train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Heerlen to Aachen by train.

Which trains operate between Heerlen and Aachen?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Heerlen to Aachen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Bus
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Find journey information for Aachen to Heerlen

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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