Location factors: The town of Geilenkirchen is a small town with approx. 29,000 inhabitants. It is located centrally between the larger cities of Aachen, Mönchengladbach and Heerlen/NL.

The following list contains the distances of various locations to the city of Geilenkirchen:

  • Freeway connections:
    A 46 Heinsberg 8 km
    A 44 Aldenhoven 12 km
  • Airports:Düsseldorf 67 km
    Maastricht/Aachen 35 km
    Mönchengladbach 41 km
  • Ports:Neuss 58 km
    Roermond/NL 30 km

There are two railway stations in the town district of Geilenkirchen. Trains travel to Düsseldorf, Duisburg and Aachen. A local public travel network is also available.

The town of Geilenkirchen has a reputable school system. Another advantage of Geilenkirchen is its proximity to the Rheinisch-Westfälische Technische Hochschule (RWTH: Technical College) and colleges in Aachen. The college and research centre in Jülich and the Frauenhofer Institute in Jülich enhance the education facilities in the area.

Susanne Köppl

Phone: 02451 629 221
Fax 02451629 100
Room: 221