Getting to Aachen from Cologne-Bonn Airport

Cologne-Bonn Airport has its own railway station called „Köln/Bonn Flughafen“. It is situated underground between terminals 1 and 2 and is well signposted. At the airport railway station, take any train to Cologne (Köln) Hbf central station. Local „S-Bahn“ as well as faster trains (IR, IC, ICE) will all get you there several times per hour. At Cologne Hbf you change onto a Regional Express (RE) train or the faster ICE or Thalys trains to travel to Aachen Hbf. Note that high-speed train tickets might require an extra charge. Tickets can be purchased online ( or from a DB ticket machine at the airport railway station. Total travel time is approximately 1h 15 min.

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