in Cologne District of North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
- Aachen-Merzbrück Airport (6 mi)
- Geilenkirchen Airport (13 mi)
- Maastricht Aachen Airport (17 mi)
- Norvenich Airport (25 mi)
- Liège Airport (30 mi)
- Hasselt Airport (34 mi)
- Mönchengladbach Airport (36 mi)
- Düsseldorf International Airport (46 mi)
- Cologne Bonn Airport (47 mi)
- Eindhoven Airport (56 mi)
- Niederrhein Airport (57 mi)
- Aachen Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 0 mi)
- Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at Brühl (Unesco heritage, 36 mi)
- Cologne Cathedral (Unesco heritage, 40 mi)
- Zollverein Coal Mine Industrial Complex in Essen (Unesco heritage, 65 mi)
- Flemish Béguinages (Unesco heritage, 72 mi)
- Stoclet House (Unesco heritage, 73 mi)
- Roman Monuments, Cathedral of St Peter and Church of Our Lady in Trier (Unesco heritage, 75 mi)
- City of Luxembourg: its Old Quarters and Fortifications (Unesco heritage, 81 mi)
- Rietveld Schröderhuis (Rietveld Schröder House) (Unesco heritage, 99 mi)
- Völklingen Ironworks (Unesco heritage, 111 mi)
- Golf Club Mergelhof (Golf course, 6 mi)
- Golf & Country Club Henri-Chapelle (Golf course, 10 mi)
- Golf Blue Green Durbuy (Golf course, 12 mi)
- Golf Du Haras (Golf course, 18 mi)
- Royal Golf Club des Fagnes (Golf course, 20 mi)
- International Gomz (Golf course, 23 mi)
- De Valkenier (amusement park, (13 mi)
- GaiaZoo (zoo, (7 mi)
- 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:
- Local electricity:
- 230 V - 50 Hz (plugs: G)
- Mobile phone / cellular frequencies (MHz):
- 900 MHz, 1800 MHz, 3G, 4G
- Local Time: 04:27 PM (Tuesday)
- Timezone: Europe/Berlin
- UTC/GMT offset: 1 hours
- Sunrise and Sunset:
- 8:21 am and 4:31 pm
- Antipode Coordinates:
- -44.033 and -176.367 (Lat./Lng.)
- Closest place to antipode coordinates:
- This place on Wikipedia
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Safety Score: 3,0 of 5.0 based on data from 9 authorites. Meaning we advice caution when travelling to Germany.
Travel warnings are updated daily. Source: Travel Warning Germany. Last Update: 2023-12-05 08:27:35
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 04:27 PM (Tuesday). 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: 3°C / 38 °F
|Morning Temperature||5°C / 42 °F|
|Evening Temperature||3°C / 37 °F|
|Night Temperature||3°C / 37 °F|
|Chance of rainfall||4%|
|Air Pressure||1002 hPa|
|Wind Speed||Moderate breeze with 13 km/h (8 mph) from North|
|Cloud Conditions||Overcast clouds, covering 100% of sky|
|General Conditions||Light rain|
Wednesday, 6th of December 2023
4°C (39 °F)
0°C (33 °F)
Light rain, gentle breeze, overcast clouds.
Thursday, 7th of December 2023
5°C (41 °F)
4°C (39 °F)
Overcast clouds, moderate breeze.
Friday, 8th of December 2023
8°C (46 °F)
6°C (43 °F)
Light rain, moderate breeze, overcast clouds.
Hotels and Places to Stay
Pullman Aachen Quellenhof
Novotel Aachen City
Mercure Hotel Aachen am Dom
Best Western Hotel Regence
Best Western Hotel Royal Zentrum-Eurogress
Domapartment Aachen City
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Attractions and noteworthy things
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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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
The Scotch Club in Aachen was the first discothèque since October 19, 1959. It was closed in 1992.
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.
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.
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).
Grenzlandtheater Aachen is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
Öcher Schängche is a theatre in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany.
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