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There are 4 ways to get from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde by bus, train or car

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Line 3 bus, train  •  1h 13m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Brunssum, Koutenveld to Heerlen, Station Perron C 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Heerlen to Aachen Hbf Re / ...

7€ - 11€

3 alternative options

Line 3 bus, line 44 bus  •  1h 43m

  1. Take the line 3 bus from Brunssum, Koutenveld to Heerlen, Station Perron C 3 / ...
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Heerlen, Station to Aachen, Bushof 44

Line 2 bus, line 47 bus  •  2h 41m

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Brunssum, Wilhelminastraat Perron B to Kerkrade, Grens 2
  2. Take the line 47 bus from Herzogenrath, Kohlscheid Pannesheide to Aachen, Hohenzollernplatz 47

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde 32 km

4€ - 6€

Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde by buses

The bus journey time between Brunssum and Aachen-Rothe Erde is around 1h 45m and covers a distance of around 34 km. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 24m. Operated by Arriva NL, ASEAG and Bahn DE, the Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde bus service departs from Brunssum, Koutenveld and arrives in Aachen, Bahnhof Rothe Erde. Typically 193 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 45m
Fastest bus time:
1h 24m
Buses per week:
193
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:57
Last bus departs at:
23:26

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde bus schedules

Netherlands → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican

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

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Netherlands

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Netherlands
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Austria, Belgium, Cyprus, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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Considerations leaving from Netherlands

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

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Germany from Netherlands is currently restricted.

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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-Rothe Erde is 116 117.

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

The social distance requirement in Aachen-Rothe Erde 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 Netherlands from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 8 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde is to drive which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde is to drive which costs 4€ - 6€ and takes 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde. However, there are services departing from Brunssum, Koutenveld and arriving at Aachen, Bahnhof Rothe Erde via Heerlen, Station and Aachen, Bushof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 43m.

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The distance between Brunssum and Aachen-Rothe Erde is 22 km. The road distance is 32 km.

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The best way to get from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde without a car is to line 3 bus and train which takes 1h 13m and costs 6€ - 12€.

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It takes approximately 1h 13m to get from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde, including transfers.

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Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Brunssum, Koutenveld station.

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Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde bus services, operated by ASEAG, arrive at Aachen, Bushof station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde is 32 km. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde.

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There are 183+ hotels available in Aachen-Rothe Erde. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde.
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  • Distance: 22.1 km
  • Duration: 1h 13m

What companies run services between Brunssum, Netherlands and Aachen-Rothe Erde, Germany?

You can take a bus from Brunssum to Aachen-Rothe Erde via Heerlen, Station and Aachen, Bushof in around 1h 43m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heerlen to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Heerlen to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
arriva.nl
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Brunssum, Koutenveld to Heerlen, Station Perron C
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Brunssum, Wilhelminastraat Perron B to Kerkrade, Grens
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
arriva.nl
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Heerlen, Station to Aachen, Bushof
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ASEAG
Bus from Herzogenrath, Kohlscheid Pannesheide to Aachen, Hohenzollernplatz
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ASEAG

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