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Trains Aachen to Frankfurt: Times, Prices and Tickets

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Aachen to Frankfurt?

The prices for train tickets from Aachen to Frankfurt 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 Frankfurt will cost $ 9.24. The average train ticket price is approximately $ 59.91. 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.

Aachen to Frankfurt by train

Best price $ 9.24
Journey duration 3 h 15 min
Connections per day 394
First departure 11:28
Last departure 00:55
Distance 123 mi
Departure Aachen
Arrival Frankfurt
Carriers Bahn, Deutsche Bahn

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Aachen - Frankfurt


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$ 25

Wednesday, September 21st 2022
Deutsche Bahn-logo
Aachen Schanz - Frankfurt(Main)Süd
5:22am - 8:18am
Deutsche Bahn
2h 56min
3 changes
CO2: 0.57kg
By Bus

$ 13

Wednesday, September 21st 2022
Aachen Henricistraße - Frankfurt central station
7:35pm - 11:45pm
4h 10min
CO2: 6.98kg

How long will it take me to travel from Aachen to Frankfurt by train?

The distance between Aachen and Frankfurt is around 123.7 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 3 h 15 min. However, the fastest routes between Aachen and Frankfurt take 1 h 52 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

When do the first and last departures from Aachen to Frankfurt leave?

If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from Aachen to Frankfurt, which usually leaves at 11:28. The last scheduled departure of the day is normally at 00:55. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations are used when traveling from Aachen to Frankfurt?

You can depart from Aachen at stations such as Aachen Hbf, Aachen Schanz, Aachen West and Aachen-Rothe Erde. At the end of the journey, you will be able to arrive in Frankfurt at the following stations: Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Frankfurt(M)Hauptwache, Frankfurt(M)Ostendstraße, Frankfurt(M)Konstablerwache, Konstablerwache, Frankfurt a.M. and Frankfurt Hbf (tief). Some of these stations may only be served by particular travel providers. Because of this, there may not be a direct connection between all the stations in Aachen and Frankfurt. Plan your journey carefully, as it may be necessary to make another connection before departure or after arrival.

How many journeys from Aachen to Frankfurt are there every day?

On average, there are 394 daily departures from Aachen to Frankfurt. However, there may be more or less on different days. Providers' timetables can change on certain days of the week or public holidays, and many also vary at particular times of year. Some providers change their schedules during the summer season, for example. At very busy times, there may be up to 400 departures each day. The providers that travel along this route include Bahn and Deutsche Bahn, and each operates according to their own specific schedules. As a traveler, you may prefer a direct journey, or you may not mind making changes and connections. If you have heavy suitcases, a direct journey could be best; otherwise, you might be able to save money and enjoy more flexibility by making a change along the way. Every day, there are an average of 2 departures from Aachen which travel directly to Frankfurt. There are 392 journeys with one change or more.


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