Duration 3h 22m
Distance 133 km
Average price -1€
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aachen and Xanten takes 3h 22m and the fastest train takes 2h 51m. There is a train service every few hours from Aachen to Xanten. 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 West
  2. Rheinhausen
  3. Xanten
2h 44m
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Aachen to Xanten train times

Trains run hourly between Aachen and Xanten. The earliest departure is at 14:43 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Aachen is at 23:43 which arrives into Xanten at 06:52. All services require a transfer at RHEINHAUSEN and take an average of 3h 22m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Xanten. However, there are services departing from Aachen West and arriving at Xanten Bahnhof via Rheinhausen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 44m.

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The distance between Aachen and Xanten is 101 km. The road distance is 133 km.

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Aachen to Xanten train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Aachen West station.

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Aachen to Xanten train services, operated by NordWestBahn, arrive at Xanten Bahnhof station.

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