Quick access and good connections
With excellent connections to five motorways and as a part of the European high-speed rail network the European metropolitan cities are never far away for the Technology Region Aachen. Cities like Brussels can be reached by rail in an hour, or Paris in two and a half. The two major sea ports Rotterdam and Antwerp are a two-hour drive away. Flight connections are also excellent: in two hours (by car or rail) you can reach eight international airports with flight destinations to every continent. In less than 90 minutes you can be at the airports Maastricht-Aachen, Liège, Cologne, Dusseldorf and Brussels.