There are 5 ways to get from Utrecht to Aachen by bus, train, 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.

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Aachen, Aachen Hüls 211

$11 - $19

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Heerlen, Busstation Perron E to Aachen, Driescher Gaßchen 44

$27 - $47

Train  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Venlo Intercity
  2. Take the train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Aachen West Rb / ...

$41 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Aachen 122.2 miles

$29 - $45

Train, fly  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West

$106 - $310

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Aachen is to bus which costs 9€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Aachen is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Aachen is 161 km. The road distance is 195.5 km.

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The bus from Utrecht to Aachen, Aachen Hüls takes 2 h 40 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Utrecht and arriving at Aachen, Aachen Hüls. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Aachen West via Venlo and Mönchengladbach Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Aachen, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Utrecht to Aachen once daily. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Utrecht to Aachen via Venlo, Monchengladbach Hbf, and Mönchengladbach Hbf in around 3 h 50 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mönchengladbach Hbf to Aachen West
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Utrecht to Aachen, Aachen Hüls
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Heerlen, Busstation Perron E to Aachen, Driescher Gaßchen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
arriva.nl
ASEAG
Phone
0241 1688-3040
Website
aseag.de
Bus from Heerlen, Busstation to Aachen, Driescher Gässchen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
aseag.de

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