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$70Thalys
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$55Thalys
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$41Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$41Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$41Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$41Deutsche Bahn
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$41Deutsche Bahn
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$53Deutsche Bahn
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Train Information from Paris to Aachen

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 40 min
priceAverage train ticket price$97 (€78)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain providersThalys

Trains from Paris to Aachen cover the 212 miles (342 km) long route taking on average 2 h 40 min with our travel partners like Thalys. There are direct train services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $70 (€56), but the average price of train tickets is $97 (€78). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Aachen Hbf.

Thalys

Find the perfect Thalys train from Paris to Aachen for a smooth and relaxing journey. Omio makes it convenient for you to check the latest Thalys train schedules and compare the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Paris to Aachen. You can also check relevant travel information for the Thalys train, such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard, depending on the class fare you choose. Once you find the ideal route, book your cheap Thalys train tickets online. You can expect to travel around 212 miles (342 km) on this route and your Thalys Paris to Aachen train ticket can cost as little as $70 (€56) one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Thalys tickets between Paris and Aachen in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless. Buy your official Thalys train tickets online quickly and easily on Omio and enjoy the travel experience!

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Thalys when booking your train tickets from Paris to Aachen due to the coronavirus:

  • 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
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 Paris to Aachen.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Paris and Aachen?

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

Can I enter Germany from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 9/18/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Paris and Aachen as this information can change.

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

Return travel from Germany to France is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Aachen?

Entry into 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?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 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 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

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

Last checked on 9/18/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Aachen.

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 $70 (€56)  in the next 7 days.
How much does it cost to take a train between Paris and Aachen?
The train price from Paris to Aachen is on average $97 (€78)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Aachen from Paris by train?
The Paris to Aachen train distance is approximately 212 miles (342 km).
How long is the train ride to Aachen from Paris?
On average the Paris to Aachen train time is 2 h 40 min  covering the 212 miles (342 km) long journey, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What train station in Paris goes to Aachen? What train station do I come into Aachen from Paris?

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your route from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Aachen, you can end your journey in train stations like Aachen Hbf, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde.

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Aachen Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Paris to go to Aachen? Where is the train station in Aachen located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Paris.

The most popular arrival train station, Aachen Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Aachen.

What train providers offer a service to Aachen from Paris?
When taking a train from Paris to Aachen, you can count on Thalys for the best way to get you to Aachen. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Paris and Aachen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any direct trains from Paris to Aachen?
Yes, you can search for direct trains from Paris to Aachen on Omio with Thalys, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to Aachen? What time is the last train from Paris to Aachen?
The first Paris to Aachen train departs at 5: 43 AM   and the last train from Paris to Aachen leaves at 5: 06 PM. Check out the most up-to-date train schedule from Paris to Aachen on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Paris to Aachen for the best deals?
You can find trains from Paris to Aachen to cost on average $97 (€78) 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 Paris to Aachen train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Aachen
Gare Saint-Lazare
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Paris Gare Montparnasse
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Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
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Paris Gare de Lyon
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 1, 14<br>Bus lines 29, 57, 61, 91, 20, 24, 63, 65, 87<br>Suburban train lines RER A, D
Paris Gare de l'Est
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Paris Gare du Nord
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Refreshments
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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Metro lines 4, 5<br>Suburban train lines RER B, D
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.