Location & Arrival
Your youth hostel Aachen, located centrical at the south of the imperial city.
Arriving by public transport
Arriving by bus or car
From Cologne take the A4/E40 or from Mönchengladbach take the A44 to the Aachen junction, then continue on the A44 towards Lüttich (Liège) to the Aachen Lichtenbusch exit (last exit before the border with Belgium). Turn right towards the centre, then after entering the town turn left into Siegelallee at the first big traffic light junction (there's a sign saying "Jugendherberge" - "Youth Hostel"). After crossing the railway bridge turn right into Maria-Theresia-Allee. Please note the designated parking areas!*
From Lüttich (Liège) take the A3/E40 as far as the Eynatten exit, turn right towards Aachen-Süd (south) and at the first traffic light junction after crossing the border with Germany turn left into the Luxemburger Ring. After the railway bridge, turn right into Maria-Theresia-Allee. Please note the designated parking areas!*
*Designated public car parks are available to guests free of charge on the road called Maria-Theresa=Allee.
Buses can only be parked on the designated parking area in the street called Colynshofstraße.
Arriving by bike
From Roetgen take the following route to Aachen: Radial Route 9
From Stollberg/Eschweiler take the following routes to Aachen: Radial Routes 8 and 22
From Kornelimünster (Vennwegen/Mulartshütte) take the following route to Aachen: Radial Route 5
From Gemmenich take the following route to Aachen: Radial Route 1
From Morsnet/La Chapelle take the following routes to Aachen: Radial Routes 2 and 3
From Raeren, via Eynatten and Hauset on International Cultural Route 6 and then the Aachen Südraumschleife (southern loop) (Eupener Butterländchen). Alternatively go from Raeren to Roetgen and then via the above-mentioned Radial Route 9 to Aachen.
The specified routes do not lead directly to our hostel. We recommend that you get information specifically targeted to your needs and wishes. All radial routes lead to the market.
Radial Route 4 and Aachen's inner ring road lead to our hostel. Your bicycles can be stored free of charge in our own bicycle storage room in the basement.