There are 10 ways to get from Strasbourg to Aachen by train, bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...

$110 - $176

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Liège N831
  2. Take the bus from Liège to Aachen Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > Angoulême > Poitiers > Tours > Orléans > Paris Centre - Bercy > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - Gare Nord > Liège > Aix-la-Chapelle > Cologne > Dusseldorf > Duisburg > Dortmund / ...

$25 - $41

8 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Offenburg to Siegburg/Bonn Ice
  2. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Aachen Hbf Re / ...

$103 - $156

Bus Eurolines FR  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Liege
  2. Take the bus from Liège to Aachen Hernani > Saint-Sébastien > Bayonne > Bordeaux Centre > Angoulême > Poitiers > Tours > Orléans > Paris Centre - Bercy > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Bruxelles Schaerbeek - Gare Nord > Liège > Aix-la-Chapelle > Cologne > Dusseldorf > Duisburg > Dortmund / ...

$60 - $99

Drive  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Strasbourg to Aachen 250.1 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Strasbourg to Brussels, train  •  4 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Brussels (BRU) SXB - BRU
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Aachen Hbf

$123 - $362

Train to Basel, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Dusseldorf (DUS) BSL - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West

$122 - $309

Train, bus to Stuttgart, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
  3. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) STR - DUS
  4. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West

$128 - $252

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  5. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West

$175 - $390

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) ZRH - CGN
  4. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf

$138 - $361

What companies run services between Strasbourg, France and Aachen, Germany?

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Aachen via Karlsruhe Hbf, Köln Hbf, and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 5 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strasbourg to Aachen via Liège in around 5 h 59 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Leipzig
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $420
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Strasbourg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$330 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $37
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Offenburg to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $26
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $29
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg Bf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$25 - $45
1st Class
$45 - $60
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to St-Louis (Haut-Rhin)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$26 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Strasbourg to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
DB Regio NRW - Rhein-Sieg-Express
Website
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen, Aachen, West Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Liège
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Liège to Aachen
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Liege
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $95
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Strasbourg to Aachen?

The distance between Strasbourg and Aachen is 272 km. The road distance is 400 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Aachen?

The cheapest way to get from Strasbourg to Aachen is to bus which costs 20€ - 35€ and takes 5 h 59 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Strasbourg to Aachen?

The quickest way to get from Strasbourg to Aachen is to drive which takes 3 h 44 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

Is there a direct train between Strasbourg and Aachen?

No, there is no direct train from Strasbourg to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Aachen Hbf via Karlsruhe Hbf and Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 22 min.

Is there a direct bus between Strasbourg and Aachen?

No, there is no direct bus from Strasbourg to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Strasbourg and arriving at Aachen via Liège. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 59 min.

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

It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Strasbourg to Aachen, including transfers.