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About the train journey from Aalen to Ulm

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The train from Aalen to Ulm usually takes 1 hour 15 minutes on average to travel 50 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 49 minutes. You can expect to find 29 trains per day running on this popular route. Good news! There are direct trains available to Ulm, so you can just make yourself comfortable as soon as you board the train and just enjoy the journey. DB are the main train operator on this route and will whisk you to Ulm in no time.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Aalen to Ulm in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $20.09.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Ulm, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Aalen to Ulm by train

It takes an average of 1h 15m to travel from Aalen to Ulm by train, over a distance of around 31 miles (50 km). There are normally 29 trains per day traveling from Aalen to Ulm and tickets for this journey start from $20.09 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 49m
PriceFrom $20.09
Distance31 miles (50 km)
Frequency29 trains per day
First train05:15
Last train23:37
Departure stationAalen
Arrival stationUlm
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsDeutsche Bahn

Aalen to Ulm train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aalen to Ulm for mardi oct. 4 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:07 10:56 49m, direct
10:34 11:47 1h 13m, direct
11:34 12:47 1h 13m, direct
12:07 12:56 49m, direct
12:34 13:47 1h 13m, direct
13:34 14:47 1h 13m, direct
14:07 14:56 49m, direct
14:34 15:47 1h 13m, direct
15:05 16:26 1h 21m, direct
15:34 16:47 1h 13m, direct

Deutsche Bahn trains from Aalen to Ulm

You can travel from Aalen to Ulm on Deutsche Bahn trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

Cheap train tickets from Aalen to Ulm

The price of train tickets from Aalen to Ulm starts at $20.09 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Aalen to Ulm by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Aalen to Ulm

Want to know more about your journey from Aalen to Ulm? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Aalen to Ulm take?

The average journey time by train between Aalen and Ulm is 1 hour and 15 minutes, with around 29 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Aalen and Ulm by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Aalen to Ulm is 49 minutes.

How much does the train from Aalen to Ulm cost?

Train tickets from Aalen to Ulm can start from as little as $20.09 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Aalen to Ulm?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Aalen to Ulm without having to change trains. There are 28 direct trains from Aalen to Ulm each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Aalen to Ulm leave?

The first train from Aalen to Ulm leaves at 05:15. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Aalen to Ulm leave?

The last train from Aalen to Ulm leaves at 23:37. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Aalen and Ulm by train?

Trains travelling from Aalen to Ulm cover a distance of around 31 miles (50 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Aalen to Ulm for a typical week day using timetable data for 10/04/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 09/20/2022 for travel on 09/20/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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