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The prices for train tickets from Aachen to Cologne vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest train tickets from Aachen to Cologne will cost $ 3.08. The average train ticket price is approximately $ 23.77. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
|Best price||$ 3.22|
|Journey duration||1 h 2 min|
|Connections per day||427|
|Carriers||Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Thalys, Saveatrain|
The journey from Aachen to Cologne covers a distance of 39.8 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 1 h 4 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 34 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Aachen to Cologne faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.
In general, the first departure of the night will leave Aachen at 03:56, and the last departure will leave at 23:55. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Aachen to Cologne can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.
Depending on the type of transport, and the provider you decide to use for your journey, you will be able to depart Aachen from the following stations: Aachen, Aachen Hbf, Aachen Central Train Station (train) and Aachen-Rothe Erde. Arriving at Cologne, your route will pass through all or some of the following stations: Koeln Hbf, Köln Hbf, Cologne Ehrenfeld station (FlixTrain), Köln Messe/Deutz, Köln, Flughafen and Cologne Mülheim. Not all transport providers serve every station, so check in advance to see exactly where your route takes you. You may need to use another form of transport to get from one station to another or to your final destination when you arrive in Cologne.
If you want to get from Aachen to Cologne, you can travel with providers such as Bahn, Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain, Thalys and Saveatrain. You will find a maximum number of 444 departures per day. On average, there are 381 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 173 direct journeys between Aachen and Cologne. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 208 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.
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