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Overview: Train from Amsterdam to Aachen

distanceDistance121 miles (195 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$49 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Amsterdam to Aachen cover the 121 miles (195 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $49 (€40), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $34 (€28). Travelers depart most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal and arrive in Aachen Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Amsterdam to Aachen trains

Travel from Amsterdam to Aachen from $34 (€28) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Amsterdam to Aachen train.

  • Average Price: $34

When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Amsterdam and Aachen don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Train tickets from Amsterdam to Aachen: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 26 €
3 weeks earlier 25 €4%
2 months earlier 26 €0%

Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Amsterdam - Aachen. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Amsterdam - Aachen 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 4% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Amsterdam - Aachen with 2 months in advance you save up to about 0% compared to the initial price.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Amsterdam to Aachen

Travel by train to Aachen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Amsterdam to Aachen.

Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains between Amsterdam and Aachen?

Travel between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Aachen, Germany by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Germany from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Amsterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Aachen, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/16/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Amsterdam and Aachen before traveling.

Are there restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Germany by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Amsterdam, Netherlands from Aachen is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Amsterdam from Aachen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Aachen?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Amsterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/13/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Amsterdam from Aachen closer to your date of departure here here.

How much are cheap trains between Amsterdam and Aachen?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Amsterdam to Aachen trains for as little as $34 (€28)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket between Amsterdam and Aachen?

The Amsterdam to Aachen train ticket price is on average $49 (€40)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next week.

How many miles is it from Amsterdam to Aachen by train?

The distance between Amsterdam and Aachen by train is approximately 121 miles (195 km).

How long is the train between Amsterdam and Aachen?

The train time to Aachen from Amsterdam is on average 3 h 59 min  for the 121 miles (195 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Aachen from Amsterdam by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Amsterdam to Aachen do I depart from? Which Aachen train station from Amsterdam do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Amsterdam, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk. When you arrive in Aachen, your train can arrive in train stations including Aachen Hbf, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Amsterdam Centraal   to Aachen Hbf.

Where is the train station in Amsterdam? Where is the train station in Aachen?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Amsterdam Centraal, which is located around 0.6 miles (916 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Aachen Hbf, located 0.7 miles (1.1 km) away from the city center.

What train companies offer a service between Amsterdam and Aachen?

Take the Amsterdam to Aachen train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip between Amsterdam and Aachen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many train services are there between Amsterdam and Aachen a day?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Amsterdam to Aachen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

What are the first and last departure train times from Amsterdam to Aachen?

The earliest train departing from Amsterdam to Aachen leaves at 5: 38 AM. The last train departing from Amsterdam to Aachen leaves at 5: 38 PM. You can find the latest Amsterdam to Aachen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

How early should I purchase train tickets between Amsterdam and Aachen to score the best deals?

You can find trains between Amsterdam and Aachen to cost on average $49 (€40) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Amsterdam to Aachen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Amsterdam Centraal is the most popular Amsterdam railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Amsterdam for your trip to Aachen.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+31 302357822
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 05: 50 - 20: 59
Public transit options for Amsterdam Centraal
Metro lines: 51, 53, 54, 52
Tram lines: 2, 12, 4, 14, 13, 24, 17, 26
Ferry lines: 901, 906, 902, 907, 905
Bus lines: GVB 18, 21, 22, 48, 248, 281, 282, 283, 284, 285, 287, 288, 289, 291, 293, Connexxion 391, 394, N57, N47, N91, N94, EBS 305, 306, 314, 316, N01, N04, N10, N14
Train lines: Intercity, Intercity Express, Sprinter, Nightjet