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There are 34 daily trains from Aachen to Brenner. Traveling by train from Aachen to Brenner usually takes around 10 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 8 hours and 5 minutes.
|Distance||359 mi (577 km)|
|Fastest train||8h 0m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Aachen to Brenner?
Deutsche Bahn is the one and only train line which connects Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia to Brenner, South Tyrol. However, there are 34 trains per day to choose from.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||34||10h 15m||£104.50|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Aachen to Brenner during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Aachen to Brenner?
The distance between Aachen and Brenner is approximately 359 miles, or 577 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 10 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 8 hours and 5 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Aachen to Brenner are the most crowded on Thursday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Thursday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Aachen at 05:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 23:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Aachen to Brenner?
There are 34 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Brenner to Aachen.
Where is the train station in Aachen?
Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 5 stops and stations in Aachen where you can board the train.
Train stations in Aachen:
Where is the train station in Brenner?
Brenner has one train station.
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