Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Aachen

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How much are train tickets from Brussels to Aachen?

Lowest Price$22.14
Fastest1h 44m
Daily Schedules44
train companies3
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How do you find cheap train tickets from Brussels to Aachen?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Brussels to Aachen is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Brussels to Aachen was $44.23. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train ride from Brussels to Aachen?

The distance between Brussels and Aachen is approximately 75.84 miles, or 122.02 kilometers. The average travel time for a train between these two cities is around 2 hours and 41 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 1 hour and 44 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.

What is the busiest day for trains from Brussels to Aachen?

On Thursday trains from Brussels to Aachen are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Saturday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Deutsche Bahn has the most connections between Brussels to Aachen

Typically there are 44 schedules to compare for your trip to Aachen. On the route to Aachen 3 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Brussels to Aachen, usually offering 37 trips per day. On this route there are no direct schedules. This means that along your journey from Brussels to Aachen, you will need to disembark from the first train and board a connecting train. Depending on the carrier's policy, you may be responsible for transferring your own checked luggage, but you will definitely need to bring your hand luggage.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Brussels to Aachen, which start at $7.70.

Here are the 3 train companies that operate from Brussels to Aachen

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Brussels to Aachen start from $21.93, and on average cost $34.39. Daily there are 37 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Aachen. Deutsche Bahn in Brussels leaves from Haren-Zuid/Haren-Sud and 2 other stations. And in Aachen trains arrive at Eilendorf and one other train station.

From Brussels to Aachen train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 2 hours and 47 minutes. If you are looking to get to Aachen faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

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Avg. Time
2h 47m
Avg. Price
$34.39

DB Intercity-Express

DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Brussels to Aachen start from $45.61, and on average cost $45.61. Daily there are 1 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Aachen. DB Intercity-Express in Brussels leaves from Haren-Zuid/Haren-Sud, And in Aachen trains arrive at Aachen-Rothe Erde,

From Brussels to Aachen train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 1 hours and 56 minutes. If you are looking to get to Aachen faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

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Avg. Time
1h 56m
Avg. Price
$45.61

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Brussels to Aachen start from $21.93, and on average cost $31.05. Daily there are 6 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Aachen. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Brussels leaves from Bockstael and 2 other stations. And in Aachen trains arrive at Eilendorf and one other train station.

From Brussels to Aachen train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 2 hours and 14 minutes. If you are looking to get to Aachen faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 1 hours and 44 minutes.

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Avg. Time
2h 14m
Avg. Price
$31.05

Plan your next adventure

There are 3 different stations that serve train trips to Aachen that you can compare to see what best fits your travel plans.. For this route, the busiest departing train stations in Brussels are:
  • Haren-Zuid/Haren-Sud
  • Schaarbeek
  • Bockstael
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Aachen. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination. These are the busiest arriving stations in Aachen:
  • Eilendorf
  • Aachen-Rothe Erde