Aachen to Paris train

Cheap train tickets from Aachen to Paris

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£92

Average

£92

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

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22:51Aachen Hbf11h09 10:00Paris Gare de l'Est
4 changes
£921One-way

Train schedule Aachen to Paris

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22:51Aachen Hbf11h09 10:00Paris Gare de l'Est
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Fastest train times from Aachen to Paris

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

11 h 9 m

Average

11 h 9 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

343 km

It's difficult to get from Aachen to Paris without changing at least 4 times.

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22:51Aachen Hbf11h09 10:00Paris Gare de l'Est
4 changes
£921One-way

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Overview: Train from Aachen to Paris

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£105 (€117)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Aachen to Paris cover the 212 miles (342 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £105, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £83. Travellers depart most frequently from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.

Train companies: Thalys and Deutsche Bahn trains Aachen to Paris

Find the best trains to Paris from Aachen with Omio's travel partners Thalys and Deutsche Bahn from £83. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.

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Thalys

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Aachen to Paris train.

  • Average Price: £83

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Aachen to Paris with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Book your Thalys Aachen to Paris train with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check Thalys up-to-date train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Aachen to Paris routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable Thalys train tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Aachen to Paris is 212 miles (342 km), and the best price for a one-way Aachen - Paris Thalys train ticket starts at £106 if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your Thalys ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when travelling by train. Waiting in a queue at the train station to purchase your train ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your train tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with Thalys!

Train information from Aachen to Paris with Thalys:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 42 min
  • Average Price: £106
  • Thalys frequency: 4 a day


Thalys trains from Aachen to Paris

The Thalys is a high-speed train in France which travels to over 17 cities throughout Europe, making it a very handy railway company to take if you’re looking to explore several European countries in one. The Thalys train map connects several destinations in France—the most popular being the Thalys train from Paris to Brussels and onwards to Cologne or Amsterdam. Picking up cheap Thalys tickets is easy in the app; just book Ticketless Journeys in advance or add discount cards to get deals on your next trip to France.

Thalys Standard, Thalys Comfort or Thalys Premium fare types are available; you to compare prices for high-speed trains from Aachen to Paris on Omio. The differences between each class is WiFi speed, seat comfort and more quiet zones. With Premium tickets you get served a meal and drinks throughout the journey with access to the Thalys lounge and newspapers. Pick up a cheap Thalys ticket by travelling during off-peak, mid-week hours and by planning in advance. The cheapest day to travel by train on tends to be on a Tuesday or Wednesday.

By booking your train from Aachen to Paris with Omio, you can pay in GBP and receive travel updates in English, so if your Thalys train is cancelled, Omio will suggest alternatives—we are with you all the way.


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When planning trips to Thalys destinations, consider checking back for offers on train tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Antwerp to Cologne.

Travel Tips: Trains from Aachen to Paris

Travel by train to Paris easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Aachen to Paris.
FAQs

Travel between Aachen, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into France from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in France from Aachen?

Conditions of entry:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

When travelling in France, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 25/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Paris from Aachen before travelling.

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Aachen is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Germany from France?

Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of France

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Paris?

What are the entry requirements?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Aachen, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last verified on 25/06/2022. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Aachen train here.

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Paris from Aachen to cost as little as £83  in the next 7 days.
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Paris from Aachen is £105  one way.
You should expect to travel around 212 miles (342 km)  from Aachen to Paris by train.
The train time from Aachen to Paris is on average 2 h 42 min  for the 212 miles (342 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Aachen to Paris by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.

When taking a train from Aachen, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Aachen Hbf, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Aachen Hbf   to Paris Gare de Lyon.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Aachen Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Paris most often arrive at Paris Gare de Lyon and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from this train station to the city centre.

If you're looking for trains from Aachen to Paris, you can rely on Thalys, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Paris. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Aachen to Paris journey to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 4 trains a day from Aachen to Paris. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The first train from Aachen to Paris leaves at 05: 22   and the last train for this leaves at 20: 51. Omio shows you the latest train from Aachen to Paris times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you book Aachen to Paris train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £105. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains to Paris from Aachen. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Aachen
Paris
Aachen Hbf is the most popular Aachen railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Aachen for your journey to Paris.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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