Here you will find general information and services concerning the Vennbahn. Specific information such as bike rental, bike repair shops, attractions and tourism is shown in the respective view of the legs of the journey.

Information according to stages

The Vennbahn map Purchase the Vennbahn map online

The map on a scale of 1:100.000 contains information on all aspects of the Vennbahn, such as links, secondary routes and connections to other themed cycle paths and much, much more.

The map is available for purchase at a price of € 5.00 (plus shipping) in our web shop:

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Shuttle service From A to B - it’s so easy


On Sundays and on German public holidays, a bus transporting bikes runs from Aachen to Kalterherberg in the months from April to October. Reservations can be made prior to the weekend of each trip on Thursdays by sending an e-mail to

For further information, please visit:

Taxi Feyen

Alter Römerweg 12, B-4770 Amel
T +32 80 34 93 02

Venn Shuttle

Unterer Stehling 10a
D-52156 Monschau
T +49 2472 802 81 75
M +49 176 969 876 93

Return journey by train Back to the starting point by train


Buy your ticket at the vending machine (don’t forget the bike supplement!).

  • TROISVIERGES – Angleur (approx. 1:16 h)*
  • Angleur – Verviers Central (approx. 0:28 h)*
  • Verviers Central – AACHEN (approx. 0:30 h)*

*Not suited for groups.

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T +32 25 28 28 28

Please note: As a basic principle, avoid taking your bike on all trains during peak travelling times. Bikes must be loaded in the places as instructed by the train crew member and under his supervision! (no bicycles allowed on ICE and Thalys)

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Safety notice A few tips for a trouble-free journey

At your own risk

  • Use of the Vennbahn cycling and hiking trail is at your own risk
  • No liability is assumed for any damage resulting from negligence on the part of the user
  • The Vennbahn is only for use by non-motorised traffic (speed limit: 30 km/h, E-bikes: max. 25 km/h, E-Scooter: max. 18 km/h)
  • The respective national Highway Code shall apply
  • The markings and signposting shall always be decisive

Safety notice

  • Show consideration for others using the route
  • Always proceed at a controlled speed so that you can avoid any obstacles in good time
  • In case of an accident, call 112 and tell them your location

Help us!

The Vennbahn has been displayed and marked out with the greatest possible care. Should you find that the signposting is incorrect, inadequate or has disappeared or discover any other infrastructure-related defects during your bicycle tour, please feel free to inform us accordingly by sending an email to or give us a call on +32 80 28 20 99. Thank you very much!

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