How to travel from Aachen to Karlsruhe

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Travel Information between Aachen and Karlsruhe

distanceDistance159 miles (256 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$31 - $32
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $31 (€29) • 5 h 35 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $32 (€30) • 3 h 7 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 159 miles (256 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train to Karlsruhe from Aachen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 7 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $31 (€29). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Aachen to Karlsruhe.

Travel Tips: Travel from Aachen to Karlsruhe

Travel to Karlsruhe 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 Aachen to Karlsruhe.

There are 4 ways that you can travel to Karlsruhe from Aachen. You can take a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Aachen and Karlsruhe is by taking a bus with an average price of $31 (€29).

This is compared to other travel options to Karlsruhe:

A bus is $1 (€1) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Aachen to Karlsruhe costing on average $32 (€30).

The fastest way to get to Karlsruhe from Aachen is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 7 min.

Other travel options to Karlsruhe can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 5 h 35 min   of travel time.

The Aachen to Karlsruhe distance is around 159 miles (256 km).

The average frequency per day from Aachen to Karlsruhe is:

  • Around 5 buses per day.
  • 7 trains a day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Aachen to Karlsruhe:

  • Buses from Aachen to Karlsruhe most often leave from Aachen, Wilmersdorferstrasse and arrive in Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly depart from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Aachen to Karlsruhe:

  • You can travel by bus from Aachen to Karlsruhe with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Aachen to Karlsruhe tickets for $31 (€29) on Omio.
  • You can take a train from Aachen to Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $32 (€30) with Deutsche Bahn from Aachen to Karlsruhe.
Your trip from Aachen to Karlsruhe doesn't have to end in Karlsruhe. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Paris or Munich to your Aachen to Karlsruhe tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Karlsruhe today!

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $31 (€29) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $32 (€30) one way on average.

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

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