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from London to Aachen

You can get from London to Aachen by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from London to Aachen on Oct 17 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

11:40AMLondon Stansted Airport1h10 01:50PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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$1021One-way
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11:40AMLondon Stansted Airport1h10 01:50PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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08:00PMLondon Heathrow Airport1h25 10:25PMCologne/Bonn Airport
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$2031One-way
10:35PMLondon Stansted Airport1h10 12:45AMCologne/Bonn Airport
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$2651One-way
10:50AMLondon Heathrow Airport1h25 01:15PMDusseldorf Airport
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$3631One-way

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Sat
Oct 16
$54Flixbus
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Sun
Oct 17
$94Flixbus
$92Malta Air
Mon
Oct 18
$54Flixbus
$84Malta Air
Tue
Oct 19
$70Flixbus
$87Eurowings
Thu
Oct 21
$124Flixbus
$120BA Cityflyer
Fri
Oct 22
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$168Malta Air
Sat
Oct 23
$54Flixbus
$184Malta Air
Sun
Oct 24
$66Flixbus
$71Malta Air
Mon
Oct 25
$60Flixbus
$61Malta Air
Tue
Oct 26
$70Flixbus
$72Malta Air
Wed
Oct 27
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$19Malta Air
Fri
Oct 29
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$19Malta Air
Sat
Oct 30
$54Flixbus
$19Malta Air
Mon
Nov 1
$89Flixbus
$54Malta Air
Tue
Nov 2
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$34Malta Air
Wed
Nov 3
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$15Malta Air
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Nov 4
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$15Malta Air
Fri
Nov 5
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$34Malta Air

Travel Information from London to Aachen

distanceDistance273 miles (440 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or bus
priceTicket price range$49 - $74
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $49 (€40) • 11 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $74 (€60) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings or Flixbus

Take a flight or bus to travel 273 miles (440 km) to Aachen from London. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $49 (€40). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Eurowings or Flixbus among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight from London to Aachen.

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FAQs
What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Aachen, Germany from London, United Kingdom?

Travel from London, United Kingdom to Aachen, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Aachen from London restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Aachen, Germany from London?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in 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)
  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Aachen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 10/15/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Aachen from London closer to your planned date of departure here.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to London, United Kingdom from Aachen, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to London, United Kingdom from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter London, United Kingdom from Aachen, Germany?

Reentering United Kingdom is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to London from Aachen?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in London, United Kingdom regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to United Kingdom must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 10/15/21. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to London from Aachen here.

How do I reach Aachen from London?

There are 2 ways to get from London to Aachen: flight or bus.

What is the cheapest way to get from London to Aachen?

The cheapest way to go to Aachen from London is by taking a bus, which costs on average $49 (€40).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Aachen:

A bus is generally $25 (€20) less than a flight for the same journey. Taking a flight costs on average $74 (€60) from London to Aachen.

What is the fastest way to travel to Aachen from London?

The quickest way to travel to Aachen from London is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 11 h 30 min   on average.

How far is it from London to Aachen?

Aachen is approximately 273 miles (440 km) away from London.

What are the departure and arrival points in London and in Aachen?

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

  • Most travelers catch their bus from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Aachen, Hauptbahnhof (Bahnhofplatz).
Who can get me from London to Aachen?

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

  • You can travel by plane to Aachen from London with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings London to Aachen tickets for $74 (€60) on Omio.
  • You can travel by bus between London and Aachen with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus London to Aachen tickets for $49 (€40) on Omio.
Can I travel directly from London to Aachen?

Yes, there are direct routes from London to Aachen with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct flight with British Airways, Eurowings, Malta Air or BA Cityflyer.

Direct services to Aachen tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your route.

Where else should I travel to after my journey between London and Aachen ends?
Your trip from London to Aachen doesn't have to end in Aachen. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Cologne, Brussels or Berlin. If you’d like to add Cologne, Brussels or Berlin to your London to Aachen tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Aachen today!
How far in advance should I purchase my London to Aachen one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this route costs on average $74 (€60) one way.
  • A bus ticket costs $49 (€40) one way on average for this journey.

But we recommend booking London 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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