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Duration 3h 42m
Distance 237.3 km
Average price 51€
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Leiden and Aachen takes 3h 42m and the fastest train takes 3h 40m. There is a train service every few hours from Leiden 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.

Train

  1. Leiden Lammenschans
  2. Utrecht Centraal
  3. Aachen
3h 48m
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33€ - 74€

Leiden to Aachen train times

Trains run hourly between Leiden and Aachen. The earliest departure is at 07:27 in the morning, and the last departure from Leiden is at 18:57 which arrives into Aachen at 23:07. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 42m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Leiden to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Leiden Lammenschans and arriving at Aachen West via Utrecht Centraal and Heerlen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 48m.

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The distance between Leiden and Aachen is 189 km. The road distance is 237.3 km.

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Leiden to Aachen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Leiden Lammenschans station.

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Leiden to Aachen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Heerlen station.

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What companies run services between Leiden and Aachen?

You can take a train from Leiden to Aachen via Utrecht Centraal and Heerlen in around 3h 48m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leiden Lammenschans to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 26€
1st Class
30€ - 45€

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