Mainz to Aachen by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:08
  • Last train
    00:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 16m

Travelling from Mainz to Aachen by train

Fast trains from Mainz to Aachen take around 2 hours and 16 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 176 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Mainz and Aachen.

Are there direct trains from Mainz to Aachen?

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

We usually find around 29 departures on the route from Mainz to Aachen every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 33 departures.

How long is the train journey from Mainz to Aachen?

The Mainz to Aachen train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 16 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Mainz to Aachen train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Aachen is usually scheduled to depart Mainz around 04:33 and the last train is around 00:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Mainz around 04:08, and the last at 00:01.

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

When to book Mainz to Aachen train tickets?

Trains in Germany 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 Mainz to Aachen by train.

Which train companies operate between Mainz and Aachen?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Mitteldeutsche Regiobahn
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

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

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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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