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.
The average ticket from Aachen to Zaventem will cost around £ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 24.
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1 h 34 m
1 h 37 m
Trains per day
Of the 3 trains that leave Aachen for Zaventem every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 114 km distance in an average of 1 h 37 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 34 m .
The slowest trains will take 1 h 43 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||70 miles (113 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 32 min|
|Average train ticket price||£28 (€31)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Thalys|
Trains from Aachen to Zaventem cover the 70 miles (113 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 32 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Thalys. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £21, but the average price of train tickets is £28. Travellers depart most frequently from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Brussels Airport-Zaventem.
Deutsche Bahn and Thalys trains will get you from Aachen to Zaventem from £21. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 Zaventem train.
Deutsche Bahn from Aachen to Zaventem train information:
Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets to Zaventem from Aachen and when travelling by train:
Travel by train between Aachen, Germany and Zaventem, Belgium is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
The above information was last checked on 16/05/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Aachen and Zaventem closer to your date of departure here.
Return travel from Belgium to Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 18/05/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Aachen from Zaventem.
Some of the Aachen train stations to Zaventem you can start your journey from include Aachen Hbf, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Zaventem include Brussels Airport-Zaventem and Zaventem.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Aachen Hbf and arriving in Brussels Airport-Zaventem.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Aachen Hbf, located approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the city centre of Aachen. The most popular arrival train station in Zaventem, called Brussels Airport-Zaventem, is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 km) away from its city centre.
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