There are 7 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  2h 41m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf

90€ - 276€

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Bus  •  5h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße 833

17€ - 28€

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Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  3h 38m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Frankfurt (FRA) AMS - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Aachen Hbf

95€ - 270€

Train via Brussels  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Thalys / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aachen Hbf Ice / ...

53€ - 128€

Train  •  3h 53m

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen Intercity

36€ - 83€

Bus via Maastricht, Station Perron H  •  8h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Maastricht 2924

60€ - 99€

Drive  •  2h 14m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf 146.6 miles

30€ - 45€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf is to bus which costs 16€ - 29€ and takes 5h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 14m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf. However, there are services departing from Schiphol, Airport and arriving at Aachen, Hauptbahnhof via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer and Aachen, Ponttor. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 28m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf. However, there are services departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Aachen Hbf via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Aachen Hbf is 194 km. The road distance is 234.6 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf without a car is to train via Brussels which takes 3h 45m and costs 50€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 2h 41m to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf, including transfers.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer station.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Schiphol Airport station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf is to train via Brussels which takes 3h 45m and costs 50€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 29€ and takes 5h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf.
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  • Distance: 121.5 miles
  • Duration: 2h 41m

What companies run services between Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Aachen Hbf, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi in around 3h 45m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf twice daily. Tickets cost 12€ - 21€ and the journey takes 3h 35m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 500€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 400€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 310€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 45€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
25€ - 45€
1st Class
40€ - 55€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
45€ - 70€
1st Class
70€ - 95€
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 60€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 60€
1st Class
60€ - 80€
Dutch Railways (NS)

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 Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
23€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 19€
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€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Bijlmer to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Amsterdam, Duivendrecht to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 80€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße station.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Aachen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf is 235 km. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Aachen Hbf.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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