Travel from Amsterdam to Aachen

Bus or train from Amsterdam to Aachen?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Aachen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 2 hours 9 minutes. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Aachen once daily. Tickets cost $18 - $35 and the journey takes 5 hours 35 minutes.

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How to get from Amsterdam to Aachen

ModeDurationPrice
From Amsterdam Centraal train to Sittard, train to Heerlen, then train to Aachen West.3 h 19 min45€
From Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk bus to Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße then line 47 bus to Aachen, Bushof.5 h 53 min24€
From Amsterdam drive to Aachen.2 h 14 min34€
From Amsterdam Centraal train to Amsterdam airport, fly to Dusseldorf airport, train to Düsseldorf Hbf, then train to Aachen.3 h 56 min124€
From Amsterdam Centraal train to Amsterdam airport, fly to Brussels airport, train to Bruxelles-Midi, then train to Aachen.4 h 17 min126€

How long does it take to get from Amsterdam to Aachen?

It takes approximately 3 hours 19 minutes to get from Amsterdam to Aachen, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Amsterdam and Aachen?

No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Aachen West via Sittard and Heerlen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 hours 19 minutes.

Is there a direct bus between Amsterdam and Aachen?

No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Aachen, Bushof via Aachen, Wilmersdorfer Straße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 hours 53 minutes.

Operators from Amsterdam to Aachen

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Dutch Railways (NS)+31 30 751 5155Dutch Railways (NS)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
ASEAG0241 1688-3040ASEAG
KLMKLM
S-BahnS-Bahn
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)+32 2 528 28 28Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
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