Munich to Aachen by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:49
  • Last train
    00:01
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 21m

Travelling from Munich to Aachen by train

The fastest trains from Munich to Aachen take around 5 hours and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 492 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Munich and Aachen.

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

We usually find around 48 departures on the route from Munich 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 56 departures. The duration is normally about 5 hours and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Aachen is usually scheduled to depart Munich around 04:49 and the last train is around 00:01. This is the same at the weekend.

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

When to book Munich 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 Munich to Aachen by train.

Which trains operate between Munich and Aachen?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional Express
  • 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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