Cologne to Aachen by train
Travelling from Cologne to Aachen by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Aachen take around 33 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 64 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Aachen.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Aachen?
Direct trains from Cologne to Aachen have been found.
We usually find around 49 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Aachen every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 53 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Aachen?
The Cologne to Aachen train travel time is normally about 33 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Aachen train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Aachen is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 05:08 and the last train is around 00:40.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 06:08, and the last at 00:37.
What's the Cologne to Aachen train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Aachen are $21.21.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $23, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Cologne 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 Cologne to Aachen by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Aachen?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Aachen, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
- Regional Express
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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