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Train Information to Aachen from Paris

distanceDistance212 miles (342 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 50 min
priceAverage train ticket price£82 (€93)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesThalys

Trains from Paris to Aachen cover the 212 miles (342 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 50 min with our travel partners like Thalys. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £65, but the average price of train tickets is £82. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Aachen Hbf.

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Train between Paris and Aachen with Thalys

Thalys trains will get you between Paris and Aachen from £65. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Thalys

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

It’s easy to book your Thalys train ticket between Paris and Aachen online with Omio! Simply check the current Thalys train timetables for your ideal departure and arrival times, compare the best route from Paris to Aachen as well as relevant travel information (such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard) for that train and book cheap Thalys train tickets online. Prices for Thalys trains from Paris to Aachen start at £74 one-way if you book in advance, and you can expect to travel around 212 miles (342 km). If you search for Thalys trains in the Omio app, you can check straight away if the Thalys tickets are mobile tickets, which makes it easier than ever to go paperless when travelling by train from Paris to Aachen. Let Omio do all the work for you finding the best Paris to Aachen Thalys train ticket so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey!

Thalys from Paris to Aachen train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 42 min
  • Thalys frequency: 3 a day

When you buy your Thalys train tickets from Paris to Aachen don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

Thalys trains from Paris to Aachen

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 Paris to Aachen 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 Paris to Aachen 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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The Thalys is a high-speed railroad company in France connecting the France to the rest of Europe and beyond. Perfect for multi-city train journeys in Europe.

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.

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Trains from Paris to Aachen
Travel by train to Aachen 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 Paris to Aachen.
FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Paris and Aachen?

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

Can I enter Germany from France?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travellers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 26/11/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Paris and Aachen as this information can change.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Aachen, Germany?

The restriction level for your return train to Paris, France from Aachen is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Paris from Aachen restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

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

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 26/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Paris from Aachen closer to your date of departure here.

What is the price of the cheapest train from Paris to Aachen?
You can find a cheap train from Paris to Aachen for some dates and times for as low as £65  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Paris to Aachen on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Paris to Aachen is £82  one way.
What is the distance between Paris and Aachen by train?
You should expect to travel around 212 miles (342 km)  between Paris and Aachen by train.
How many hours does it take from Paris to Aachen by train?
While the time it takes to travel 212 miles (342 km) to Aachen from Paris can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Paris to Aachen is on average 2 h 50 min.
What station does the Paris to Aachen train leave from? Which Aachen train station do I come into from Paris?

When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When arriving in Aachen, you can end your journey in train stations like Aachen Hbf, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde.

Omio customers book a train from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Aachen Hbf   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Paris to go to Aachen? Where is the train station in Aachen located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city centre of Paris.

The most popular arrival train station, Aachen Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Aachen.

Which train companies can get me from Paris to Aachen?
If you're looking for trains from Paris to Aachen, you can rely on Thalys to get you to Aachen. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Paris to Aachen route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Can I buy a direct train from Paris to Aachen?
Yes, there are 3 direct trains per day from Paris to Aachen with Thalys, and you won’t need to change in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when travelling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.
How many train services per day are there from Paris to Aachen?
The average number of trains departing Paris for Aachen is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Paris to Aachen? What time is the last train from Paris to Aachen?
The first Paris to Aachen train departs at 06: 45   and the last train from Paris to Aachen leaves at 18: 06. Check out the most up-to-date Paris to Aachen train timetable on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
How far in advance should I buy a train ticket between Paris and Aachen to get the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this journey and save money. If you buy train tickets between Paris and Aachen within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £82 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Aachen a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Paris
Aachen
Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Aachen.
Amenities at station
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 184943635
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
Metro lines: 1, 14
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
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+33 890640650
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Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
Metro lines: 4, 5
Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
Train lines: RER B, D, E
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ParkingParking
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+33 184943635
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Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
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ParkingParking
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
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Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
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WifiWifi
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ParkingParking
ATMATM
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Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
Metro lines: 6, 14
Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
Train lines: TER, Intercités
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WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
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phone
Phone Number
+33 892353535
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
Metro lines: 5, 10
Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C