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RWTH Aachen University
Institute of Mineral Resources Engineering
Tel: +49 241 80 97976
Fax: +49 241 80 92272
Travel by Train
There are two train stations in Aachen: Aachen Hauptbahnhof and Aachen West. Aachen is linked to the international railway network. Every two hours, the high-speed train THALYS operates via Aachen between Paris and Cologne. In between, ICE trains run from Frankfurt to Brussels via Aachen.
There are good connections to the cities of Cologne, Düsseldorf and Frankfurt/Main. And an hourly connection to Heerlen links Aachen to the Dutch railway system.
Travel by Car
Aachen is conveniently located with regard to transport facilities in the direction of Brussels, Paris and Antwerp:
E 314 Antwerp-Hasselt-Heerlen-Aachen
E 40 (London)-Brussels-Liege-Aachen
A 4 Olpe-Cologne-Aachen
A 44/A46 Dusseldorf-Neuss-Aachen