Aachen
in Cologne District of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

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Location Summary
Decimal Coordinates (Latitude, Longitude):
50.777 and 6.083 (Lat./Lng.)
Coordinates by Time:
N 50° 46' 35" and E 6° 5' 0"
Currency and Currency Code:
Euro - EUR
Spoken languages:
German
Local electricity:
230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
Local Time: 01:18 AM (Wednesday)
Timezone: Europe/Berlin
UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
Sunrise and Sunset:
7:59 am and 4:43 pm
Antipode Coordinates:
-44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
Closest place to antipode coordinates:
Ouwenga
References
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Touring Aachen

Aachen in Cologne District (North Rhine-Westphalia) with it's 265,208 residents is a town located in Germany about 336 mi (or 541 km) west of Berlin, the country's capital place.

Time in Aachen is now 01:18 AM (Wednesday). The local timezone is named Europe / Berlin with an UTC offset of one hour. We know of 11 airports nearby Aachen, of which 5 are larger airports. The closest airport in Germany is Aachen-Merzbrück Airport in a distance of 6 mi (or 9 km), North-East. Besides the airports, there are other travel options available (check left side).

There are several Unesco world heritage sites nearby. The closest heritage site in Germany is Aachen Cathedral in a distance of 0 mi (or 0 km), South. Also, if you like the game of golf, there are several options within driving distance. We collected 2 points of interest near this location. Need some hints on where to stay? We compiled a list of available hotels close to the map centre further down the page.

Being here already, you might want to pay a visit to some of the following locations: UEbach-Palenberg, Roetgen, Gangelt, Aldenhoven and Langerwehe. To further explore this place, just scroll down and browse the available info.

Local weather forecast

Todays Local Weather Conditions & Forecast: 6°C / 43 °F

Morning Temperature 0°C / 33 °F
Evening Temperature 2°C / 35 °F
Night Temperature -0°C / 32 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 73%
Air Pressure 1017 hPa
Wind Speed Gentle Breeze with 6 km/h (4 mph) from West
Cloud Conditions Clear sky, covering 0% of sky
General Conditions Sky is clear

Thursday, 21st of November 2019

8°C (46 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Broken clouds, light breeze.

Friday, 22nd of November 2019

10°C (51 °F)
6°C (42 °F)
Scattered clouds, gentle breeze.

Saturday, 23rd of November 2019

9°C (49 °F)
5°C (41 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.

Hotels and Places to Stay

Pullman Aachen Quellenhof

Address
0,5 mi
Monheimsallee 52
52062 AACHEN
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Novotel Aachen City

Address
0,4 mi
Peterstrasse 66
52062 AACHEN
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Aquis Grana

Address
0,1 mi
Büchel 32
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Mercure Hotel Aachen am Dom

Address
0,2 mi
Peterstrasse 1
52062 AACHEN
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Innside Aachen

Address
0,3 mi
Sandkaulstrasse 20
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Hotel Regence

Address
0,4 mi
Peterstr. 71
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


Best Western Hotel Royal Zentrum-Eurogress

Address
0,5 mi
Juelicher Strasse 1
52070 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 0:00 - 24:00
Weekend: 0:00 - 24:00


3 Könige

Address
0,1 mi
Buechel 5
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 6:00 - 20:00
Weekend: 6:00 - 20:00


Domapartment Aachen City

Address
0,5 mi
Stiftstr. 39-43
52062 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 11:00 - Checkin: 15:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 23:00
Weekend: 7:00 - 23:00


bensons

Address
0,6 mi
Bahnhofstr. 3
52064 Aachen
Germany

Time Information

Checkout: 12:00 - Checkin: 14:00
Reception
Weekday: 7:00 - 22:00
Weekend: 8:00 - 14:00 (lunchbreak: 22:00 - 8:00)


Videos from this area

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Aachen | Stadt | Sehenswürdigkeiten | Rhein-Eifel.TV

Published: July 18, 2013
Length: 53:15 min
Rating: 3 of 5
Author: Rhein-Eifel.TV

http://www.rhein-eifel.tv/aachen.htm - Aachen - Sehenswürdigkeiten, Geschichte, Citytour. Am Nordrand der Eifel, im Grenzgebiet zu den Niederlanden und Belgien liegt Aachen, das offiziell...


Paintballpark Aachen 2013

Published: March 27, 2013
Length: 54:26 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paintballpark Aachen

Paintballpark Aachen Saison 2013.


Frei.Wild - FdF ReTour-Tagebuch - Tag 1 - Aachen

Published: April 13, 2013
Length: 07:21 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Frei.Wild

Am 11.04.2013 gastierten wir im Aachener Royal Event Center: Hier unsere visuellen Eindrücke nicht aus der ersten Reihe, sondern mittendrin dabei!


Paintballpark Aachen Saison 2013

Published: March 26, 2013
Length: 10:13 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Paintballpark Aachen

Paintballpark Aachen Saison 2013.


Kommt mit mir in die Theaterschule Aachen!

Published: July 14, 2014
Length: 09:35 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: LuckyPide

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Aachen

Published: May 03, 2014
Length: 06:37 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: SoundandVibration

Aachen Stadt und Natur der Umgebung. Kennt Ihr alle Orte?? Falls nein, schreibt doch Eure Fragen (mit Szenennummer) in die Kommentare und rätselt. Für Biker und Nicht-Biker, für zugezogene...


aachen 1991/2

Published: July 11, 2014
Length: 28:15 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: jack slater

Aachen.


Aachen hat Ausdauer | Wie alles begann: Das Marathon-Projekt

Published: October 29, 2014
Length: 53:14 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Mai-Thi Nguyen-Kim

Amnesty in Bewegung | http://aachenhatausdauer.de/ Das AhA-Projekt 2015: Eine Fahrradtour von Freiburg nach Aachen! Sei dabei: http://aachenhatausdauer.de/fahrradtour/ Spenden: ...


#Vlog - Alemanha por um dia - Aachen

Published: June 05, 2014
Length: 53:18 min
Rating: 4 of 5
Author: Gothinha Uma Brasileira na Holanda

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Aachen - Die Lousberg Legende [HD - 2014]

Published: August 01, 2014
Length: 54:08 min
Rating: 5 of 5
Author: Diethelm Schoenmar

Die Legende der Entstehung des Lousberges zu Aachen. Experimentalfilm / Mocumentary. Dem 5 Jahre alten Diethelm Schoenmar Kanal sein hundertstes Video. Auf vielfachen Wunsch nun mit ...


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Attractions and noteworthy things

Distances are based on the centre of the city/town and sightseeing location. This list contains brief abstracts about monuments, holiday activities, national parcs, museums, organisations and more from the area as well as interesting facts about the region itself. Where available, you'll find the corresponding homepage. Otherwise the related wikipedia article.

Aachen Cathedral

Aachen Cathedral, frequently referred to as the "Imperial Cathedral", is a Roman Catholic church in Aachen, Germany. The church is the oldest cathedral in northern Europe and was known as the "Royal Church of St. Mary at Aachen" during the Middle Ages. For 600 years, from 936 to 1531, the Aachen chapel was the church of coronation for 30 German kings and 12 queens. The church is the episcopal seat of the Diocese of Aachen.

Located at 50.7747, 6.08444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
800s architecture, Aachen, Cathedrals in Germany, Roman Catholic cathedrals in Germany, World Heritage Sites in Germany, Medieval architecture, Churches in North Rhine-Westphalia, Landmarks in Germany, Imperial cathedrals, 9th-century church buildings, Coronation church buildings

RWTH Aachen University

RWTH Aachen University is a research university of technology (comparable to an institute of technology in the American system) located in Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany with roughly 35,000 students enrolled in 126 study programs. RWTH Aachen has achieved recognition in several fields of engineering and science, especially mechanical engineering, chemical engineering, electrical engineering, industrial engineering, computer science, physics and chemistry.

Located at 50.7778, 6.07806 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
RWTH Aachen University, Aachen, Technical universities and colleges, Educational institutions established in 1870, Glass science institutes, Universities and colleges in North Rhine-Westphalia, Universities and colleges in Germany, Engineering universities and colleges in Germany

Palatine Chapel, Aachen

The Palatine Chapel is an Early Medieval chapel that is the remaining component of Charlemagne's Palace of Aachen. Although the palace no longer exists, the chapel has been incorporated into the Aachen Cathedral, Germany. It is the city's major landmark and the central monument of the Carolingian Renaissance. The chapel holds the remains of Charlemagne and was the site of coronations for 600 years. As part of the Aachen Cathedral, the chapel is designated as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Located at 50.7747, 6.08444 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
800s architecture, Chapels in Germany, Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia, Carolingian architecture, Octagonal buildings, 9th-century church buildings

Belvedere Water Tower

The Water Tower Belvedere is a water tower of reinforced concrete construction in Aachen, Germany, located on the Lousberg hill. It was built in 1956. The water tower accommodates a revolving restaurant, which reopened in 2005 after being closed for several years. The restaurant revolves once every 56 minutes.

Located at 50.7867, 6.08056 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Towers in Germany, Buildings and structures with revolving restaurants, Aachen, Water towers, Infrastructure completed in 1956, Towers completed in 1956, Water supply infrastructure, Buildings and structures in North Rhine-Westphalia

Palace of Aachen

The Palace of Aachen was a group of buildings with residential, political and religious purposes chosen by Charlemagne to be the centre of power of the Carolingian Empire. The palace was located at the north of the current city of Aachen, today in the German Land of North Rhine-Westphalia. Most of the Carolingian palace was built in the 790s but the works went on until Charlemagne's death in 814.

Located at 50.7756, 6.08389 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
790s architecture, Palaces in North Rhine-Westphalia, Carolingian architecture, Carolingian dynasty, Former palaces, Landmarks in Germany, Aachen

Research Institute for Operations Management

FIR (Institute for Industrial Management) is an associated research institute at RWTH Aachen, Germany. FIR has three main departments Information Management, Production Management and Service Management. FIR actively contributes to the European and German research communities as well as to the German industry. The focus of scientific research and industrial consultancy is driven by the departmental competencies.

Located at 50.7803, 6.08111 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Universities and colleges in Germany

Scotch-Club

The Scotch Club in Aachen was the first discothèque since October 19, 1959. It was closed in 1992.

Located at 50.7758, 6.08816 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Dance venues, Nightclubs in Germany

Theater Aachen

Theater Aachen is a theatre in Aachen, Germany. It is the principal venue in that city for operas, musical theatre, plays, and concerts. It is the home of the Aachen Symphony Orchestra. Construction on the original theatre began in 1822 and it opened on 15 May 1825. A bomb attack on 14 July 1943 completely destroyed the first theatre, and the current structure was inaugurated on 3 December 1951 with a performance of Richard Wagner's Die Meistersinger von Nürnberg.

Located at 50.7725, 6.08722 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Aachen, Opera houses in Germany, Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Trams in Aachen

The Aachen tramway network was the backbone of public transport in Aachen, in the federal state of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and the surrounding areas from 1880 to 1974. At times, the network also extended into Belgium and the Netherlands. At its maximum extent, its route length was 181.4 kilometers and its line length was 213.5 kilometers. In 1914, it was the fourth largest tramway network in Germany. Also, it was one of the most extensive German interurban networks.

Located at 50.7753, 6.08278 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Tram transport in Germany, Aachen

Aachen Schanz station

Aachen Schanz station is a railway station in Aachen on the railway line Aachen–Mönchengladbach. Located at the western end of the inner city, it is the station with the shortest walking distance to the historic center or the Aachen Cathedral. Additionally, several bus lines to western Aachen stop here, including regional buses to Kelmis and Maastricht and the medical centers of the city (Luisenhospital, Franziskushospital, Alexianerkrankenhaus and Klinikum Aachen).

Located at 50.77, 6.07372 (Lat. / Lng.), about 1 miles away.
Wikipedia Article, Homepage
Railway stations in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Grenzlandtheater Aachen

Grenzlandtheater Aachen is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 50.7736, 6.08878 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia, Aachen

Öcher Schängche

Öcher Schängche is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.

Located at 50.7728, 6.07917 (Lat. / Lng.), about 0 miles away.
Wikipedia Article
Theatres in North Rhine-Westphalia

Districts of the same city

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Aachen: Italian Restaurant La Finestra, Aachen (source)

capture of the webcam Aachen: Livespotting − Drehturm Belvedere Lousberg

Aachen: Livespotting − Drehturm Belvedere Lousberg, Aachen (source)

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Aachen: Panorama, Aachen (source)

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Carolin Kebekus
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Namiddagconcert: Lindsay, Davy & Sasha
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Klasconcert Door De Gitaarklas Van Karin Behiels
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Podiumsdiskussion - Energiesystem Der Zukunft
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Praatgroep ALLEENSTAANDEN "Solomiovorselaar"
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Carolin Kebekus Aachen
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21 Nov
2019

Carolin Kebekus
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Andreas Weber: Single Dad - Teilzeit Alleinerziehend
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7 Dagen Sociale Film
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Donderdag Van De Poëzie
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Bezoek 2de Handswinkeltje Van 't Kiertje
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Italiaans Koken, De Basis - VOLZET
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Werther - Oper Von Jules Massenet
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Carolin Kebekus Aachen
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Raritäten - Close-up-Zaubershow
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