Cheap train tickets from Paris to Aachen

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Cheapest

$112

Average

$115

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Aachen will cost around $ 115 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 112.

Cheapest
05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h58 01:08AMAachen Hbf
3 changes
$1121One-way
Cheapest
07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est11h01 06:07AMAachen Hbf
3 changes
$1121One-way
2nd Cheapest
05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h33 12:43AMAachen Hbf
4 changes
$1211One-way

Train schedule from Paris to Aachen

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05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h33 12:43AMAachen Hbf
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05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h58 01:08AMAachen Hbf
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07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est11h01 06:07AMAachen Hbf
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Mon
Jan 24
$95Thalys
$30Flixbus
$237Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Jan 25
$52Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$154HOP!
Wed
Jan 26
$64Deutsche Bahn
$36Eurolines Germany
$193Air France
Thu
Jan 27
$52Deutsche Bahn
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$118HOP!
Fri
Jan 28
$64Deutsche Bahn
$36Eurolines Germany
$197HOP!
Sat
Jan 29
$70Deutsche Bahn with connection
$26Flixbus
$141Air France
Sun
Jan 30
$38Thalys
$22Flixbus
$126HOP!
Mon
Jan 31
$70Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$193Air France
Tue
Feb 1
$52Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$154HOP!
Wed
Feb 2
$52Deutsche Bahn
$23Flixbus
$170Lufthansa Cityline
Thu
Feb 3
$52Deutsche Bahn
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$119HOP!
Fri
Feb 4
$52Deutsche Bahn
$36Eurolines Germany
$154HOP!
Sat
Feb 5
$52Deutsche Bahn
$26Flixbus
$119HOP!
Sun
Feb 6
$82Deutsche Bahn
$36Eurolines Germany
$119HOP!
Mon
Feb 7
$52Deutsche Bahn
$20Flixbus
$100HOP!
Tue
Feb 8
$52Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$100HOP!
Wed
Feb 9
$52Deutsche Bahn
$36Eurolines Germany
$100HOP!
Thu
Feb 10
$38Thalys
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$93HOP!
Fri
Feb 11
$52Deutsche Bahn
$36Flixbus
$100HOP!
Sat
Feb 12
$52Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$99HOP!

Fastest train times from Paris to Aachen

Showing times and prices for Jan 24

Fastest Journey

7 h 33 m

Average

8 h 50 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

343 km

It's difficult to get from Paris to Aachen without transferring at least 3 times.

Fastest
05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h33 12:43AMAachen Hbf
4 changes
$1211One-way
2nd Fastest
05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h58 01:08AMAachen Hbf
3 changes
$1121One-way
07:06PMParis Gare de l'Est11h01 06:07AMAachen Hbf
3 changes
$1121One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Aachen

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
durationAverage train duration6 h 59 min
priceAverage train ticket price$76 (€63)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys

Trains from Paris to Aachen cover the 212 miles (342 km) long route taking on average 6 h 59 min with our travel partners like Thalys. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $76 (€63), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $52 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Aachen Hbf.

Train providers: Thalys from Paris to Aachen trains

Travel from Paris to Aachen from $52 (€43) with Omio’s train partners Thalys! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

Thalys

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Paris to Aachen with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Thalys from Paris to Aachen for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Thalys train schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Paris to Aachen train with Thalys (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Paris - Aachen journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance between Paris and Aachen by train is 212 miles (342 km). You can book tickets for this Thalys train for as low as $95 (€79) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Thalys tickets from Paris to Aachen in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Thalys Paris - Aachen train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

Train information from Paris to Aachen with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 42 min
  • Average Price: $95
  • Thalys frequency: 3 a day

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Thalys train ticket between Paris and Aachen:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

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

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 77 €
2 weeks earlier 62 €24%
3 weeks earlier 44 €75%
1 month before 53 €45%
2 months earlier 56 €38%
3 months earlier 51 €51%


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 Paris - 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 Paris - Aachen 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 75% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Paris - Aachen with 2 months in advance you save up to about 38% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 51%.
  • 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 Paris to Aachen

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FAQs

Am I allowed to travel by train from Paris, France to Aachen, Germany?

Travel between Paris, France and Aachen, Germany by train is: Partially open.

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

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

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

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 1/22/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Aachen from Paris before traveling.

What COVID restrictions are there for my return journey by train to Paris, France from Aachen, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Aachen to Paris is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Germany?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/22/22. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Paris from Aachen here.

How much do cheap train tickets from Paris to Aachen cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Paris to Aachen trains for as little as $52 (€43)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket from Paris to Aachen?

If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Aachen train price to come in at an average of $76 (€63)  one way.

How far is it from Paris to Aachen by train?

The distance to Aachen from Paris by train is approximately 212 miles (342 km).

How long is the train between Paris and Aachen?

On average the Paris to Aachen train travel time is 6 h 59 min  for the 212 miles (342 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Paris goes to Aachen? What train station do I come into Aachen from Paris?

When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. 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 Paris Gare de Lyon   to Aachen Hbf.

Where is the Paris train station located? Where is the Aachen train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and travel around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Aachen Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Aachen.

Which train companies can get me from Paris to Aachen?

If you're looking for trains from Paris to Aachen, you can rely on Thalys to get you to Aachen. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Paris to Aachen journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there between Paris and Aachen a day?

On average, there are 3 trains a day from Paris to Aachen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Paris to Aachen? When is the last train from Paris to Aachen?

You can take the first train from Paris to Aachen at 8: 06 AM. The last train from Paris to Aachen that you can take departs at 6: 06 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Paris to Aachen schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

When should I book the Paris to Aachen train for the best deals on tickets?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this journey and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Paris and Aachen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $76 (€63) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Aachen a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Aachen
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your trip to Aachen.
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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ParkingParking
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transit options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transit options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
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Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C