Info & Service

Vennbahn map & Vennbahn Plus

This useful brochure, which includes a 1:100.000 scale route map, contains a wealth of useful information on and around the Vennbahn, such as connections, branch lines, links to other thematic cycle routes and much more. You will also find offers for ancillaries, such as “bed+bike” overnight lodging, e-bike rental points, repair workshops, car parks, all clearly marked.

 

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The new map is  available in our webshop at the price of 4,50€ (plus forwarding expenses):

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The “Vennbahn Plus” box contains 16 tour-flyers with sections between 30 and 50 kilometres at varying degrees of difficulty.

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Vennbahn Plus is available in our webshop at the price of 12,50€ (plus forwarding expenses):

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Starting points

 

AACHEN (52068), Eisenbahnweg: 50.772039, 6.121118

TROISVIERGES (9906), rue Staedtgen 18: 50.121068, 5.987936

 

Parking

 

APAG Parkhaus am Hauptbahnhof

Lagerhausstraße 20, 52064 Aachen

 

Opening hours:

Open 24/7

 

Tariff:

Mon-Sat: 8:00 am-12:00 am

up to 3 hours: 1.50 €/hour

from the 4th hour: 1.00 €/hour

Mon-Sat: 12.00 am-8.00 am

1.00 €/8 hours

Sundays and holidays: 8.00 am-8.00 pm

1.00 €/hour

24-hour rate: max. 10.00 €

 

Parking Rothe Erde und Hbf

 

Apcoa Parkhaus Aachen Arkaden

Trierer Straße 1, 52078 Aachen

 

Opening hours:

Mon-Sat: 8.00 am-21.00 pm; closed on Sundays

 

Tariff:

1st-2nd hour: 0.80 €/hour

from the 3rd hour : 1.50 €/hour

24-hour rate: 9.00 €

 

Important note: As of 1st February, 2016, Aachen will have an “Environmental Zone”. Further information

 

Free parking:

 

    • Eupen Plaza: 50.634334, 6.040000
    • Raeren: 50.664575, 6.125930
    • Reichenstein: 50.537619, 6.198248
    • Sourbrodt: 50.473650, 6.144532
    • Waimes: 50.415084, 6.111548
    • Montenau: 50.355441, 6.125440
    • Born: 50.332570, 6.117668
    • St.Vith: 50.280245, 6.130543
    • Burg-Reuland: 50.195495, 6.138354
    • Oudler: 50.201526, 6.092109
    • Lengeler: 50.176524, 6.064228
    • Troisvierges: 50.119888, 5.990091

 

Rail & Bike

 

Return:

 

  • TROISVIERGES – Liège-Guillemins (approx. 1:28)

Change trains

  • Liège-Guillemins – Welkenraedt (approx. 0:45)

Change trains

  • Welkenraedt – AACHEN (approx. 0:14)

 

RAILWAY BELGIUM

 

SNCB

Customer Centre: T +32 25 28 28 28

www.belgianrail.be

 

Advice: Bikes may be carried on all train (except Thalys and ICE).  Please avoid rush hours. You can only take your bike on and off the train at places advised by the guard and under their supervision!

 

RAILWAY LUXEMBURG

CFL

Customer Centre: T +352 2489 2489

www.cfl.lu

 

Advice: There are cycle-train combinations on offer in Luxemburg that will carry your bike free of charge.

 

RAILWAY GERMANY

 

Deutsche Bahn AG

Hotline: T +49 18 05 99 66 33

www.bahn.de

 

Shuttle Service

 

KALTERHERBERG – AACHEN BIKE BUS

 

A bus runs between Kalterherberg and Aachen on Sundays and public holidays between April and October.

Reservations can be made by phoning +49 241 91 28 90 until Friday noon before planned day of travel. For further information: www.avv.de

 

PRIVATE BIKE SHUTTLE SERVICE PROVIDERS

As an alternative to return journeys by rail, and in particular for large groups, a number of private taxi companies in the region offer return transport services for bikers with their bikes back to their point of departure.

 

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Taxi FEYEN

Alter Römerweg 12, B-4770 Amel

T +32 80 34 93 02 • +32 80 34 90 87

www.taxi-feyen.com • taxi.feyen@swing.be