Aachen in detail

Flights & getting there

Regional trains to Cologne (€17.50, one hour) run twice hourly from the Hauptbahnhof, with some proceeding beyond. Aachen is a stop for high-speed trains to/from Brussels (€40, 1¼ hours) and Paris.

Flixbus has two stops: Aachen West, about 1.5km north of the cathedral, and Aachen Hüls, about 4.5km east of the city centre.