There are 3 ways to get from Aachen to Heerlen by bus, car or foot

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Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Ponttor to Heerlen, Heerlerbaan/Kerk 44

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Heerlen 11 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  3 h 1 min

  1. Walk from Aachen to Heerlen 9.4 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aachen, Ponttor and arriving at Heerlen, Heerlerbaan/Kerk. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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The distance between Aachen and Heerlen is 14 km. The road distance is 17.5 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Heerlen without a car is to bus which takes 24 min and costs .

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The bus from Aachen, Ponttor to Heerlen, Heerlerbaan/Kerk takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Aachen to Heerlen bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Aachen, Ponttor station.

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Aachen to Heerlen bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Heerlen, Heerlerbaan/Kerk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aachen to Heerlen is 18 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Aachen to Heerlen.

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There are 956+ hotels available in Heerlen. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Heerlen.
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  • Distance: 8.7 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Heerlen, Netherlands?

Arriva NL operates a bus from Aachen to Heerlen hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 24 min. ASEAG also services this route hourly.

Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Aachen, Ponttor to Heerlen, Heerlerbaan/Kerk
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arriva.nl
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Aachen, Ponttor to Heerlen, Heerlerbaan Kerk
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
aseag.de

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