Duration 4h 50m
Distance 503.8 km
Average price 157€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aachen and Chartres takes 4h 50m and the fastest train takes 4h 30m. The train service runs several times per day from Aachen to Chartres. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aachen Hbf
  2. Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2
  3. Chartres
4h 44m
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126€ - 164€

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Chartres. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Gare de Chartres via Gare du Nord and Gare de Paris-Montparnasse 1-2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 44m.

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The distance between Aachen and Chartres is 420 km. The road distance is 503.8 km.

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Aachen to Chartres train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Aachen Hbf station.

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Aachen to Chartres train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Gare de Chartres station.

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There are 130+ hotels available in Chartres. Prices start at 55€ per night.

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