Orientation in the Aachen region Leben in und um Aachen / La vie dans Aix-la-chapelle
Arriving in North Rhine-Westphalia - First steps to finding your way
Bienvenue en Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie - Une brochure d'accueil pour réfugiés arrivant en Rhénanie-du-Nord-Westphalie
Issued by ministry of integration NRW
Multilingual infosheet of the local transport association AVV
Issued by AVV in June 2016 - Infos about tickets, where to buy them, how to use busses and trains.
Available languages: deutsch, english, français, arabic, kurdish, farsi and pashto.
Timetable for local buses
You can buy a ticket from the bus driver - if you don't have a ticket it may happen that you have to pay 60€
aseag.de in english (via GoogleTranslate)
aseag.de en fraçais (via GoogleTranslate)
All people entitled to the right of benefits under the Asylum Seekers Benefits Act (AsylbLG) may buy a special ticket called "Mobil-Ticket". The personal ticket applies around the clock in all buses and trains in the city region of Aachen. It costs around 30 € a month.
Timetable for trains
You have to buy a ticket before entering the train - all stations have a ticket-machine, some have ticket-counters with real humans
bahn.de (in english)
Knowledge about the communes in the StädteRegion Aachen
* via GoogleTranslate