There are 6 ways to get from Aachen to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Paris-Nord

$120 - $160

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Aachen to Paris 262 miles

$32 - $35

4 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen to Paris Gallieni

$40 - $95

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Paris 259.5 miles

$55 - $85

Train to Brussels, fly  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG

$122 - $363

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG

$82 - $257

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The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Paris is to rideshare which costs 27€ - 31€ and takes 5 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Paris is to train which costs 100€ - 140€ and takes 2 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Aachen and arriving at Paris Gallieni. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Aachen Central Station station and arriving at Paris-Nord. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 34 min.

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The distance between Aachen and Paris is 342 km. The road distance is 415.2 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Paris without a car is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs 100€ - 140€.

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The train from Aachen Central Station to Paris-Nord takes 2 h 34 min including transfers and departs four times a day.

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Aachen to Paris bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Aachen station.

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Aachen to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Aachen Central Station.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Paris is to train which takes 2 h 34 min and costs 100€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 85€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Paris.
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  • Distance: 214 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 34 min

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Paris, France?

Thalys operates a train from Aachen to Paris 4 times a day. Tickets cost $120 - $160 and the journey takes 2 h 34 min. Alternatively, Eurolines FR operates a bus from Aachen to Paris once daily. Tickets cost $65 - $95 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 4 times a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Aachen to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Aachen to Paris
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$32 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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