How to travel from Aachen to Heerlen

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Travel Information between Aachen and Heerlen

distanceDistance8 miles (13 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$4 - $6
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $4 (€4) • 28 min

Travel 8 miles (13 km) by bus or train from Aachen to Heerlen. A bus is best for those looking to save money on this trip, with tickets costing about $4 (€4). Travelers can even take a direct from Aachen to Heerlen.

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International travel from Aachen, Germany to Heerlen, Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Can I enter Netherlands if coming from Germany?

Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Heerlen if traveling from Aachen?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What measures do I need to follow in Heerlen, Netherlands due to the pandemic?

All travelers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 3/8/23; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your upcoming trip to Heerlen from Aachen.

The restriction level for your return to Aachen, Germany from Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Is my journey back to Aachen from Heerlen restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Aachen from Heerlen?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Aachen, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 3/22/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Aachen from Heerlen closer to your date of departure here.

There are 2 ways to travel between Aachen and Heerlen including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Heerlen from Aachen is by taking a bus, which costs on average $4 (€4).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heerlen:

A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Aachen to Heerlen costing on average $6 (€5).

The fastest way to get to Heerlen from Aachen is by travel with an average travel time of min.

Other travel options to Heerlen can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 28 min   on average.

In comparison, going by train can take 25 min   on average.

You should expect to travel around 8 miles (13 km) between Aachen and Heerlen.

The average frequency per day from Aachen to Heerlen is:

  • Around 24 buses per day.
  • 26 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Aachen and Heerlen as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Aachen to Heerlen:

  • Most travelers take a train from Aachen Hbf to Heerlen.
Your trip from Aachen to Heerlen doesn't have to end in Heerlen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Maastricht or Eindhoven. If you’d like to add Amsterdam, Maastricht or Eindhoven to your Aachen to Heerlen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Heerlen today!

When planning your trip from Aachen to Heerlen, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $4 (€4) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $6 (€5) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Aachen to Heerlen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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