How to travel from Frankfurt to Aachen

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Travel Information from Frankfurt to Aachen

distanceDistance123 miles (198 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $101
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $18 (€16) • 4 h 9 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $101 (€88) • 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 123 miles (198 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Aachen from Frankfurt. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Frankfurt to Aachen.

Travel Tips: Travel from Frankfurt to Aachen

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Frankfurt to Aachen.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Frankfurt and Aachen. You can take a bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to go to Aachen from Frankfurt is by taking a bus, which costs on average $18 (€16).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Aachen:

Taking a bus is usually $82 (€72) less than taking a flight to Aachen, which costs on average $101 (€88) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is about $2 (€2) less than taking a train, which costs on average $20 (€18) for this journey.

The fastest way from Frankfurt to Aachen is by flight with an average journey time of 50 min.

There are alternative travel options to Aachen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Aachen by bus can take on average 4 h 9 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 1 h 59 min.

The distance from Frankfurt to Aachen is approximately 123 miles (198 km).

The average frequency per day from Frankfurt to Aachen is:

  • Around 8 buses per day.
  • 7 trains per day.

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

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

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

    • You can travel by bus from Frankfurt to Aachen with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Frankfurt to Aachen tickets for $18 (€16) on Omio.
    • You can travel by plane from Frankfurt to Aachen with Lufthansa Cityline, and you can find Lufthansa Cityline Frankfurt to Aachen tickets for $101 (€88) on Omio.
    • You can go to Aachen from Frankfurt by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for $20 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Frankfurt to Aachen on Omio.
    Your trip from Frankfurt to Aachen doesn't have to end in Aachen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Brussels, Berlin or Cologne. If you’d like to add Brussels, Berlin or Cologne to your Frankfurt to Aachen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Aachen today!

    Before traveling from Frankfurt to Aachen, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

    • A bus ticket costs $18 (€16) one way on average for this trip.
    • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $101 (€88) one way.
    • A train ticket costs $20 (€18) one way on average for this trip.

    But we recommend booking Frankfurt to Aachen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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