Aachen Hauptbahnhof - From Bahnhofplatz, Germany
Aachen Hauptbahnhof is a key railway hub located in the city of Aachen, Germany. The station, one of the most modern in Germany, hosts a variety of domestic and international train services operated by Deutsche Bahn, Thalys and Eurostar. Thanks to its proximity to both the Dutch and Belgian borders, the station is a popular choice amongst travellers wanting to explore Europe. The station itself boasts impressive architecture, and a modern, open-planned design giving it a grand and contemporary feel. Surrounding the station are a range of shops, cafés and restaurants, offering international cuisine and local delicacies. For photographers, the station provides an excellent vantage point to capture long landscape shots of the surrounding city. There is also Aachen Cathedral, a UNESCO world heritage site located only a few minutes’ walk away.