There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Maastricht by train, bus, night train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht Intercity

22€ - 50€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Maastricht 833 / ...

13€ - 16€

2 alternative options

Night train  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht Intercity

22€ - 50€

Drive  •  2h 8m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Maastricht 215 km

29€ - 45€

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Netherlands

There is widespread community transmission globally.
We have received no reports of travel restrictions in Netherlands. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Netherlands.

For travel planning advice, please refer to our Rome2rio Coronavirus information page .

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Travel Advice

Currently, we are unable to provide international travel restriction information for Netherlands relating to Coronavirus (COVID-19). For the latest travel status in Netherlands, please check government recommendations.

Currently, we are unable to provide domestic travel restriction information for travelling within Netherlands. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status within Netherlands, please check government recommendations.

Currently, we are unable to provide travel restriction information for leaving Netherlands. For the latest Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel status in Netherlands, please check government recommendations.

Data sourced from: CDC, ACAPS, OXFORD

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Maastricht is to bus which costs 13€ - 16€ and takes 3h 25m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Maastricht is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 8m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Maastricht. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 25m.

More details

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Maastricht. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 21m.

More details

The distance between Amsterdam and Maastricht is 178 km. The road distance is 215 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Maastricht without a car is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 22€ - 50€.

More details

The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht takes 2h 21m including transfers and departs hourly.

More details

Amsterdam to Maastricht bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

More details

Amsterdam to Maastricht train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

More details

The best way to get from Amsterdam to Maastricht is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 22€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 13€ - 16€ and takes 3h 25m.

Mode details

Map of how to get from Amsterdam to Maastricht.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 178.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Maastricht, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht hourly. Tickets cost 22€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 21m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Maastricht every 4 hours. Tickets cost 13€ - 16€ and the journey takes 3h 25m.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
13€ - 16€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

Want to know more about travelling around Netherlands

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

Amsterdam to Maastricht bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Maastricht station.

More details

Amsterdam to Maastricht train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Maastricht station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Maastricht is 215 km. It takes approximately 2h 8m to drive from Amsterdam to Maastricht.

Get driving directions

Book your Amsterdam to Maastricht train tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

Book your Amsterdam to Maastricht bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

Search and book

There are 1327+ hotels available in Maastricht. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details