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Herne to Aachen by train

The journey from Herne to Aachen by train is 72.35 mi and takes 2 hr 35 min. There are 15 connections per day, with the first departure at 3:19 AM and the last at 6:19 AM. It is possible to travel from Herne to Aachen by train for as little as $35.82 or as much as $37.26. The best price for this journey is $35.82.

Lowest Price$35.82
Journey Duration2 hr 35 min
Connection per Day15
Lowest Price$35.82
Highest Price$37.26
First Departure3:19 AM
Last Departure6:19 AM
Distance72.35 mi
DepartureHerne
ArrivalAachen
CarriersDB - Regionalbahn, EurobahnMore

Herne to Aachen Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Jun 23, 2024

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How can I find the cheapest train tickets to get from Herne to Aachen?

When you're traveling from Herne to Aachen, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $37.16. You might be able to find prices as low as $35.82, but it all depends on how you travel. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest train tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as train ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper train tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.
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On average, a train ticket from Herne to Aachen will cost you $37.16. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

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

The journey between Herne and Aachen by train is approximately 72.35 mi. It will take you more or less 2 hr 35 min to complete this journey. This average figure does not take into account any delays that might arise on your route in exceptional circumstances. If you are planning to make a connection or operating on a tight schedule, give yourself plenty of time. The journey between Herne and Aachen by train usually takes 2 hr 35 min to cover a distance of 72.35 mi. The shortest journey from Herne to Aachen will take you 2 hr 11 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Aachen quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

Which stations are used when traveling from Herne to Aachen?

There are different options to choose from when traveling between Herne and Aachen. You can start your journey in Herne at stations such as Herne DE. These connect to stations including Aachen Wilmersdorfer Strasse,Turmstraße, Aachen,Aachen Rothe Erde,Theater, Aachen in Aachen. There may not be a direct connection between all the stations in the two locations. Some providers will only serve a selection of the stations, and you may have to travel from one station to another in the same city after arrival to reach your ultimate destination. Virail will show you both all direct routes and any connecting services which you can take to get from Herne to Aachen.

How many journeys from Herne to Aachen take place each day?

You will be able to travel from Herne to Aachen using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 15 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Herne to Aachen using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 0 direct connections from Herne to Aachen each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 15 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Herne to Aachen. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from Herne to Aachen
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Herne to Aachen.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Herne to Aachen, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Herne to Aachen.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Herne - Aachen train tickets can be found for as low as $19.82 if you’re lucky, or $29.19 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $38.39.

Find the best day to travel to Aachen by train

When travelling to Aachen by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

Eurobahn is a private railway company that operates in Germany. It was founded in 1998 and offers regional and commuter train services in the North Rhine-Westphalia region. Eurobahn operates on several lines, including the S-Bahn Rhein-Ruhr, the RB 61, and the RB 52. The company is known for its modern trains and high-quality service, including free Wi-Fi and air conditioning. Eurobahn is committed to sustainability and has implemented several measures to reduce its environmental impact, such as using energy-efficient trains and promoting public transportation as an alternative to driving.

National Express is a British multinational public transport company that operates bus, and rail services in the UK, Europe, North Africa, and North America. The company was founded in 1972 and has its headquarters in Birmingham, UK. National Express operates a fleet of over 1,600 buses, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. The company also operates rail services in the UK, including the East Anglia franchise.

Regionalbahn is a type of train service in Germany that operates on regional routes, connecting smaller towns and cities with larger ones. These trains are usually slower than intercity trains, but they make more stops and are more affordable. Regionalbahn trains are operated by various companies, including Deutsche Bahn, and they offer single and multiple-day tickets. The trains are often used by commuters and tourists who want to explore the countryside and smaller towns.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Herne to Aachen

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by DB - Intercity when traveling from Herne to Aachen.

Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Regionalbahn, Eurobahn and National Express from Herne to Aachen
Compare services on board when travelling from Herne to Aachen by train.
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Herne to Aachen CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
8.15kg
Bus
8.73kg
Flight
23.29kg
Car
18.63kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Herne to Aachen by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Herne and Aachen are 8.15kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Herne and Aachen? By taking the train between Herne and Aachen you will save 15.14kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.58kg compared to a bus and 10.48kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Herne to Aachen?
A train ticket from Herne to Aachen is $37.16. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $35.82.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Herne to Aachen?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Herne to Aachen is $35.82. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Herne and Aachen by train?
Herne to Aachen is 72.35 mi.
How long does the train between Herne and Aachen take?
Herne to Aachen is on average 2 hr 35 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hr 11 min.
Which companies operate from Herne to Aachen?
The train journey from Herne to Aachen is covered by 4 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Regionalbahn, Eurobahn, National Express, DB - Intercity and DB - InterCity Express (ICE).
How many train connections per day go from Herne to Aachen?
Herne to Aachen has 15 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Herne to Aachen leave?
The earliest train from Herne to Aachen departs at 3:19 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Herne to Aachen depart?
The latest train from Herne to Aachen departs at 6:19 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Herne to Aachen in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $35.82 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
What's the fastest journey time between Herne to Aachen by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Herne and Aachen is 2 hr 11 min.
Is there a direct train from Herne to Aachen?
Yes, there is a direct train between Herne and Aachen.
What are the CO2 emissions for Herne to Aachen by train?
The train journey from Herne to Aachen creates 8.15kg of CO2 emissions.

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