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There are 5 ways to get from Wageningen to Aachen by bus, train or car

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Bus, train  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Wageningen, Busstation to Rhenen, Tuinlaan 45 / ...
  2. Take the train from Rhenen to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen
  4. Take the train from Heerlen to Aachen West

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5h 43m

  1. Take the bus from Wageningen, Busstation to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde 50
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße 833

10€ - 17€

3 alternative options

Train  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf Stoptrein / ...
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...

Line 300 bus, train  •  4h 59m

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Arnhem, Centraal Station to Nijmegen, Centraal Station 300 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nijmegen to Roermond
  3. Take the train from Roermond to Heerlen

Drive  •  1h 44m

  1. Drive from Wageningen to Aachen 111.4 miles

23€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Wageningen to Aachen is to bus which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 5h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Wageningen to Aachen is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 44m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wageningen station to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Wageningen, Busstation and arriving at Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße via Utrecht. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 43m.

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The distance between Wageningen and Aachen is 136 km. The road distance is 178.2 km.

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The best way to get from Wageningen to Aachen without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 4h 39m to get from Wageningen to Aachen, including transfers.

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Wageningen to Aachen bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, arrive at Wageningen, Busstation.

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The best way to get from Wageningen to Aachen is to train which takes 4h 45m and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 5h 43m.

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Wageningen to Aachen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wageningen to Aachen is 178 km. It takes approximately 1h 44m to drive from Wageningen to Aachen.

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  • Distance: 84.9 miles
  • Duration: 4h 39m

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

You can take a train from Wageningen to Aachen via Arnhem, Centraal Station, Arnhem Centraal, and Duisburg Hbf in around 4h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wageningen to Aachen via Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde and Utrecht in around 5h 43m.

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 Rhenen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
19€ - 26€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Roermond to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 22€
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Heerlen to Aachen West
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Nijmegen to Roermond
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
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 Duisburg Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
28€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Duisburg Hauptbahnhof to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Thalys
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
1st Class
55€ - 75€
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Wageningen, Busstation to Rhenen, Tuinlaan
Ave. Duration
10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
1€ - 3€
Website
arriva.nl
Syntus Utrecht
Website
syntusutrecht.nl
Bus from Wageningen, Busstation to Rhenen, Station/Tuinlaan
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Syntus Utrecht
Bus from Wageningen, Busstation to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Syntus Utrecht
Breng
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
breng.nl
Bus from Arnhem, Centraal Station to Nijmegen, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
2€
Website
Breng
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 Utrecht to Aachen, Aachen Henricistraße
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
10€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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