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Route overview
Avg. journey time2h 24m
Trains per day6
Fare range€20.00 - €100.00
Distance197km
Train operators
First & last trains
First train departs at03:08
Last train departs at22:10
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 47m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
Destination StationAachen

Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen train times

Check out the next trains departing from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen for Tuesday 23rd Oct 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
12:10
14:45
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Aachen
2h 35m
1 change
12:42
15:08
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Aachen
2h 26m
2 changes
13:29
15:44
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Aachen
2h 15m
1 change
13:35
16:08
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Aachen
2h 33m
1 change
13:42
16:08
Frankfurt (Main) Hbf
Aachen
2h 26m
2 changes

Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen

You can travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen on Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen

You can travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen on Deutsche Bahn and ICE (Intercity Express) trains. Please note that these trains may not run direct from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen, so be sure to check if you need to change trains during your journey when searching for tickets.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

Deutsche Bahn

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 billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

DB ICE Train

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen train prices

Train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen start at €19.90 if purchased from 3 to 6 months in advance. Prices for train journeys from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen start at €41.84 when you book at least 28 days in advance.* Tickets usually go on sale 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€41.84
14 days
in advance
€44.21
Avg. single price
On the day
€60.08
Avg. single price

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Aachen is 2 hours and 24 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 47 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 44 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen departs at 03:08. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen departs at 22:10. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Aachen?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen without having to change trains. There are 6 direct trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf?

By train, of course. See trains from Aachen to Frankfurt (Main) Hbf.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Aachen for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/10/2018. 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 20/07/2018 for travel on 20/07/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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