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from Paris to Aachen

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Aachen on Sep 22 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h59 01:09AMAachen Hbf
3 changes
$911One-way
Cheapest
05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est7h59 01:09AMAachen Hbf
3 changes
$911One-way
Other options
09:45AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport4h30 02:15PMDusseldorf Airport
1 changes
$2311One-way
01:00PMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport3h20 04:20PMDusseldorf Airport
1 changes
$2391One-way
07:00AMParis Charles de Gaulle Airport3h20 10:20AMDusseldorf Airport
1 changes
$2461One-way

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Deutsche Bahn
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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Tue
Sep 21
$78Deutsche Bahn
$56Flixbus
$264HOP!
Wed
Sep 22
$91Deutsche Bahn
$55Flixbus
$231Austrian Airlines
Thu
Sep 23
$116Deutsche Bahn
$62Flixbus
$193Eurowings
Fri
Sep 24
$116Deutsche Bahn
$44Flixbus
$174HOP!
Sat
Sep 25
$103Deutsche Bahn with connection
$31Flixbus
$199Lufthansa
Sun
Sep 26
$165Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$192Lufthansa
Mon
Sep 27
$102Deutsche Bahn
$24Flixbus
$198Austrian Airlines
Tue
Sep 28
$55Thalys
$56Flixbus
$199Air Dolomiti
Wed
Sep 29
$117Thalys
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$131Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$78Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$168Eurowings
Fri
Oct 1
$84Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
$169Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$84Deutsche Bahn with connection
$29Flixbus
$131HOP!
Sun
Oct 3
$165Deutsche Bahn
$31Flixbus
$174HOP!
Mon
Oct 4
$72Deutsche Bahn
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$158Lufthansa
Tue
Oct 5
$41Deutsche Bahn
$28Flixbus
$148Austrian Airlines
Wed
Oct 6
$41Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$149Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$53Deutsche Bahn
$30Flixbus
$129Air Dolomiti
Fri
Oct 8
$44Thalys
$27Flixbus
$129Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 9
$44Thalys
$26Flixbus
$129Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$77Thalys
$29Flixbus
$129Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$53Deutsche Bahn
$21Flixbus
$62Eurowings

Travel Information to Aachen from Paris

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$26 - $111
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $26 (€21) • 6 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $111 (€88) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 212 miles (342 km) by flight, bus or train from Paris to Aachen. 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 $26 (€21). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are HOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Paris to Aachen.

How to get from Paris to Aachen

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris to Aachen, 80,20% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Paris to Aachen and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Germany due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling between Paris and Aachen?

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

Can travelers from France enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Aachen from Paris?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Aachen, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 9/20/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey to Aachen from Paris.

Are there COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Paris, France from Aachen, Germany?

Return travel to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering France from Germany?

Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into France from Germany?

Requirements for reentering France:

  • 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 requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in France?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in France to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Paris, France was last verified on 9/20/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Paris from Aachen.

How do I get from Paris to Aachen?

You can travel between Paris and Aachen 3 different ways: flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Paris to Aachen?

The cheapest way to get from Paris to Aachen is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $26 (€21) compared to other travel options to Aachen:

A bus is generally $84 (€67) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $111 (€88) from Paris to Aachen.

Taking a bus is about $52 (€42) less than taking a train, which costs on average $79 (€63) for this route.

What is the quickest way from Paris to Aachen?

The fastest way from Paris to Aachen is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

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

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 6 h 20 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Aachen by train can take on average 2 h 40 min.

What is the distance between Paris and Aachen?

The distance is approximately 212 miles (342 km) from Paris to Aachen.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Aachen?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Aachen is:

  • 3 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Aachen from Paris as scheduled services by flight, bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling from Paris to Aachen, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in Aachen?

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

  • Most travelers board their bus from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Aachen, Hauptbahnhof (Bahnhofplatz).
  • Most travelers take a train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Aachen Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Paris to Aachen?

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

  • You can travel between Paris and Aachen by flight with HOP! You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $111 (€88) with HOP! From Paris to Aachen.
  • You can go to Aachen from Paris by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $26 (€21) with Flixbus from Paris to Aachen on Omio.
  • You can travel by train from Paris to Aachen with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Paris to Aachen tickets for $79 (€63) on Omio.
Is it possible to travel directly between Paris and Aachen?

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

  • You'll find 3 direct trains a day to Aachen with Thalys.

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.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Paris to Aachen?
Looking to extend your trip from Paris to Aachen? Many Omio customers who go from Paris to Aachen usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Cologne, Brussels or Berlin. If you're looking to explore Cologne, Brussels or Berlin from Aachen, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets from Paris to Aachen online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $111 (€88) one way for this journey.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $26 (€21) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $79 (€63) one way for this route.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Aachen
Gare Paris Bercy
Amenities
WC
Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
WC

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 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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