Karlsruhe to Aarau train

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Overview: Train from Karlsruhe to Aarau

distanceDistance112 miles (181 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price$33 (€30)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Karlsruhe to Aarau cover the 112 miles (181 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 31 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $33 (€30), but the average price of train tickets is $33 (€30). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Aarau.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Karlsruhe to Aarau trains

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you from Karlsruhe to Aarau from $33 (€30). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train to Aarau from Karlsruhe. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

  • Average Price: $33

Travel Tips: Trains from Karlsruhe to Aarau

Travel by train to Aarau 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 Karlsruhe to Aarau.

Travel between Karlsruhe, Germany and Aarau, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

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

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Karlsruhe?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Aarau, Switzerland?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Karlsruhe and Aarau before traveling.

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Karlsruhe from Aarau?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Aarau?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

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

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

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

Last checked on 5/20/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Karlsruhe from Aarau.

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Karlsruhe to Aarau for as low as $33 (€30)  for the next 7 days.
If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Karlsruhe to Aarau train to cost on average $33 (€30)  one way.
You should expect to travel around 112 miles (181 km)  between Karlsruhe and Aarau by train.
While the time it takes to travel 112 miles (181 km) from Karlsruhe to Aarau can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Karlsruhe to Aarau train journey time is on average 2 h 31 min.

There are a few train stations in Karlsruhe to start your journey from including Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen. In Aarau you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Aarau, Aarau, Rathaus and Aarau, Bahnhof.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf   and arrive in Aarau.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Karlsruhe Hbf, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city center of Karlsruhe. The most popular arrival train station in Aarau, called Aarau, is located around 0.3 miles (546 m) away from its city center.

Take the Karlsruhe to Aarau train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Karlsruhe to Aarau as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 4 trains a day from Karlsruhe to Aarau. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first Karlsruhe to Aarau train departs at 4: 58 AM   and the last train from Karlsruhe to Aarau leaves at 7: 13 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Karlsruhe to Aarau on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you buy train tickets between Karlsruhe and Aarau within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $33 (€30) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Karlsruhe to Aarau a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Karlsruhe Hbf is the most popular Karlsruhe 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 Karlsruhe for your trip to Aarau.

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