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from Paris to Aachen

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from Paris to Aachen

Hi

What are my options from Paris airport to aachen, i should leave paris after 19:00 PM and reach Aachen before morning ? any advice?

Thanks

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1. Re: from Paris to Aachen

Rental car. Otherwise this looks not good.

DB timetable

http://reiseauskunft.bahn.de/bin/query.exe/en

Start: CDG

Start: ORY

Destination: Aachen Hbf

The last direct train to Aachen departs from Paris Nord at 18:01. The next one at 06:01 and with this train you're at 08:36 in Aachen.

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2. Re: from Paris to Aachen

So no train options at all? what about other train operators? Or should i look for a flight

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3. Re: from Paris to Aachen

> So no train options at all?

Only some really poor ones.

> what about other train operators?

DB timetable lists all trains. The direct trains from Paris to Aachen are operated by Thalys - not by DB.

http://www.thalys.com

> Or should i look for a flight

To where? You may flight to a German airport like Cologne/Bonn, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt. From there you can reach Aachen also later at night.

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4. Re: from Paris to Aachen

From which airport in Paris?

If you are leaving CDG, you could take the 19.40 train and arrive in Maastricht at 23:51 (3 changes though). From Maastricht you take a taxi to Aachen.

Maybe better is to train to Liege and take a cab from there.

Edited: 21 November 2011, 15:22
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5. Re: from Paris to Aachen

From Paris CDG, I think the best option will be a flight to Dusseldorf and the a train to Aachen.

I found one flight scheduled just one hour after my landing in CDG.

Could not find any train. Or maybe i am not familiar with them.

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6. Re: from Paris to Aachen

Which train at 19:40? Thalis? I will be in CDG u think i can reach the station in 40 minuted?

Edited: 22 November 2011, 13:40
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7. Re: from Paris to Aachen

How long does it take by car / taxi...?

from Maastricht to Aachen?

from Liege to Aachen?

Thanks.

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8. Re: from Paris to Aachen

>How long does it take by car / taxi...?

>from Maastricht to Aachen?

about 40 min

> from Liege to Aachen?

1 1/2 hours

From Maastricht to Aachen there are regular buses (every 1/2 hours) to Aachen until midnight. After that, there are several bus runs until Vaals (Durch/German border) which is more or less a suburb of Aachen. There are taxis there that you can catch to Aachen in order to save money.

Edited: 14 January 2012, 13:36
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9. Re: from Paris to Aachen

So, the bus line 50 from Maastricht to Aachen is my best option.

Thank you for the quick answer, Altamiro!

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