There are 9 ways to get from Bremen to Aachen by train, car, bus, rideshare 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, drive  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Drive from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen

$75 - $108

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Rideshare  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Bremen to Aachen 231.2 miles

$23

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Train  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...

$89 - $141

Train, bus  •  6 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munster Hbf to Aachen Hauptbahnhof

$75 - $117

Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Bremen to Aachen, Aachen West 071 / ...

$25 - $45

Drive  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Bremen to Aachen 231.7 miles

$45 - $75

Train to Hamburg, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) HAM - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf

$99 - $246

Train to Hamburg, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAM - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf

$92 - $219

Fly Bremen to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 47 min

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

$152 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Bremen to Aachen is to rideshare which costs 20€ and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bremen to Aachen is to drive which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 3 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bremen and arriving at Aachen, Aachen West. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bremen to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Bremen Hbf and arriving at Aachen Hbf via Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 17 min.

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The distance between Bremen and Aachen is 317 km. The road distance is 370.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Aachen without a car is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs 75€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Bremen to Aachen, including transfers.

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Bremen to Aachen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bremen station.

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Bremen to Aachen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Bremen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Bremen to Aachen is to train which takes 4 h 17 min and costs 75€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 40 min.

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Bremen to Aachen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aachen, Aachen West station.

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  • Distance: 197.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Bremen, Germany and Aachen, Germany?

You can take a train from Bremen to Aachen via Köln Hbf and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 4 h 17 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bremen to Aachen twice daily. Tickets cost $25 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Hamburg to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Bremen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $40
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Aachen Central Station
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 Düsseldorf to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
hvv.de
Second Class
$22 - $40
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Munster Hbf to Aachen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bremen to Aachen, Aachen West
Ave. Duration
7 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bremen to Aachen
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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