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Duration 7h 11m
Distance 709.7 km
Average price 204€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Cherbourg-Octeville and Aachen takes 7h 11m and the fastest train takes 6h 54m. There is at least one train per day from Cherbourg-Octeville to Aachen. 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. Cherbourg
  2. Paris Nord
  3. Aachen
7h 27m
146€ - 296€

Cherbourg-Octeville to Aachen train times

Trains run once daily between Cherbourg-Octeville and Aachen. The service departs Cherbourg-Octeville at 06:38 in the morning, which arrives into Aachen at 14:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cherbourg-Octeville to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Cherbourg and arriving at Aachen Hbf via Haussmann St Lazare and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 27m.

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The distance between Cherbourg-Octeville and Aachen is 562 km. The road distance is 709.7 km.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Aachen train services, operated by SNCF, depart from Cherbourg station.

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Cherbourg-Octeville to Aachen train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Aachen Hbf station.

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