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There are 4 ways to get from Arendonk to Aachen by bus, train or car

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Line 319 bus, bus

  1. Take the line 319 bus from Reusel, Busstation Reusel to Eindhoven, Station
  2. Take the bus from Eindhoven Station to Aachen, Bendplatz

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Train

  1. Take the train from Turnhout to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf

2 alternative options

Line 319 bus, train, line 44 bus

  1. Take the line 319 bus from Reusel, Busstation Reusel to Eindhoven, Station
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Heerlen
  3. Take the line 44 bus from Heerlen, Station to Aachen, Driescher Gässchen

Drive

  1. Drive from Arendonk to Aachen

Arendonk to Aachen by bus

The bus journey time between Arendonk and Aachen is around 3h 53m and covers a distance of around 140 km. This includes an average layover time of around 48 min. The fastest bus normally takes 3h 25m. Operated by De Lijn, Connexxion and FlixBus-de, the Arendonk to Aachen bus service departs from Arendonk Kerk and arrives in Aachen, Bendplatz. Typically five buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
3h 4m
Layover time:
48 min
Total time:
3h 53m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
3h 25m
Bus distance:
140 km
Buses per week:
5
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
17 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
18:36
Last bus departs at:
18:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Arendonk to Aachen bus schedules

Belgium → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Belgium

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brazil, Brunei, Canada, Chile, Colombia, Cyprus, Egypt, Hong Kong, India, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Kuwait, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Paraguay, Qatar, Russia, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Taiwan, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Belgium

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Egypt, Guatemala, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Russia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
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  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Andorra, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Colombia, Egypt, Israel, Japan, Netherlands, Palestine, Paraguay, Portugal, Russia, Serbia, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Turkey, United Kingdom and United States
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
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  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
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  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Germany

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Belgium

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Germany from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Aachen is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Aachen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Aachen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Germany.

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Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Arendonk to Aachen is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Arendonk to Aachen is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Arendonk to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Arendonk Kerk and arriving at Aachen, Bendplatz via Reusel, Busstation Reusel and Eindhoven Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 44m.

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The distance between Arendonk and Aachen is 92 km. The road distance is 121.2 km.

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The best way to get from Arendonk to Aachen without a car is to line 319 bus and bus which takes 3h 44m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 44m to get from Arendonk to Aachen, including transfers.

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Arendonk to Aachen bus services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Reusel, Busstation Reusel.

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The best way to get from Arendonk to Aachen is to line 319 bus and bus which takes 3h 44m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs €40 - €65 and takes 4h 24m.

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Arendonk to Aachen bus services, operated by FlixBus-de, arrive at Aachen, Bendplatz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arendonk to Aachen is 121 km. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Arendonk to Aachen.

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Map of how to get from Arendonk to Aachen.
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  • Distance: 92.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 44m

What companies run services between Arendonk, Belgium and Aachen, Germany?

You can take a bus from Arendonk to Aachen via Reusel, Busstation Reusel, Eindhoven, Station, and Eindhoven Station in around 3h 44m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Arendonk to Aachen via Turnhout Station perron 5, Turnhout, and Bruxelles-Nord in around 4h 24m.

Train operators
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 Eindhoven Centraal to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€22 - €30
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Turnhout to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €19
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
DB Fernverkehr AG
Website
delfi.de
Train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Bus operators
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Eindhoven Station to Aachen, Bendplatz
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixbus.com
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Heerlen, Station to Aachen, Driescher Gässchen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
ASEAG

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