There are 11 ways to get from Aachen to Rome by train, plane, car train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Rome  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Rome (FCO) CGN - FCO

$110 - $357

Cheapest option

Train to Eindhoven, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Heerlen to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) EIN - CIA

$57 - $299

9 alternative options

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Rome  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Rome (FCO) DUS - FCO

$92 - $292

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) CGN - CIA

$74 - $375

Train to Brussels, fly to Rome  •  6 h 9 min

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

$79 - $289

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Rome  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Rome (FCO) FRA - FCO

$149 - $418

Train  •  13 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ec
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$267 - $461

Train, car train  •  20 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz Re
  2. Take the car train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Verona Porta Nuova
  3. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa

$177 - $261

Bus  •  22 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Florence, Florence
  3. Take the bus from Florence, Florence to Rome 533 / ...

$90 - $154

Train, bus  •  24 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins Ice
  2. Take the bus from Liege to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Roma

$183 - $300

Drive  •  13 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Rome 911.3 miles

$210 - $320

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Rome is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 260€ and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Rome is to train and fly which costs 90€ - 310€ and takes 5 h 49 min.

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The distance between Aachen and Rome is 1102 km. The road distance is 1458.1 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 5 h 49 min to get from Aachen to Rome, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Rome. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen West and arriving at Rome via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and Florence, Florence. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 22 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Rome. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini via Köln Hbf, Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 59 min.

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What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Rome, Italy?

You can take a train from Aachen to Rome via Köln, Dom / Hbf, Köln Hbf, Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, and Milano Centrale in around 13 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aachen to Rome via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and Florence, Florence in around 22 h 52 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Brussels to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Brussels to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Brussels to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $650
Flights from Eindhoven to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Flights from Eindhoven to Rome Ciampino via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Brussels to Rome via Nice
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Rome
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Rome via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Rome Ciampino via Katowice
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Croatia Airlines
Website
croatiaairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Split
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Aachen Central Station to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$18 - $35
1st Class
$35 - $45
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Heerlen to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Verona Porta Nuova Station to Roma Termini Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
italotreno.it
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
14 h 4 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Florence, Florence
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence, Florence to Rome
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Liege to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Roma
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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