There are 12 ways to get from Brighton to Maastricht by train, bus, bus and ferry, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins Ic / ...

$108 - $281

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  12 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals 025 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Lille
  3. Take the bus from Lille to Maastricht 328

$78 - $116

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Train, bus  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Hasselt Ic / ...
  4. Take the bus from Hasselt Station perron 10 to Maastricht Boschstraat/Markt 20a / ...

$104 - $251

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Maastricht

$238 - $272

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Brighton to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Maastricht

$92 - $138

Train to London Stansted, fly to Eindhoven, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Eindhoven (EIN) STN - EIN
  3. Take the train from Eindhoven to Maastricht

$94 - $263

Train to London City, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Maastricht station

$116 - $356

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LHR - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Maastricht station

$131 - $326

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  3. Take the train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins

$142 - $324

Train to London City, fly to Antwerp, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  3. Take the train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Leuven
  4. Take the train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins

$120 - $368

Fly London Gatwick to Brussels, train  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Brussels (BRU) LGW - BRU
  2. Take the train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins
  3. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Maastricht

$229 - $567

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) LHR - CGN
  3. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins

$165 - $387

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Maastricht is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £55 - £90 and takes 12 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Maastricht is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £180 - £210 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brighton to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from Brighton, Preston Circus and arriving at Maastricht via London Victoria and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brighton to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from Brighton and arriving at Maastricht via London St. Pancras International, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 6 min.

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The distance between Brighton and Maastricht is 256 miles.

The best way to get from Brighton to Maastricht without a car is to train which takes 7 h 6 min and costs £80 - £220.

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It takes approximately 7 h 6 min to get from Brighton to Maastricht, including transfers.

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Brighton to Maastricht bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Brighton, Preston Circus station.

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Brighton to Maastricht train services, operated by Thameslink, depart from Brighton station.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Eindhoven Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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

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Maastricht is 1 h ahead of Brighton. It is currently 5:06 PM in Brighton and 6:06 PM in Maastricht.

Map of how to get from Brighton to Maastricht.
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  • Distance: 255.7 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 6 min

What companies run services between Brighton, England and Maastricht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Brighton to Maastricht via London St Pancras International LL, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Liege-Guillemins in around 7 h 6 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $470
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
Train operators
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London St Pancras International LL
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$160 - $230
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $26
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $23
Train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Antwerpen-Berchem to Leuven
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $18
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussels Midi-Zuid to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Maastricht station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
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 Eindhoven to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Hasselt Station perron 10 to Maastricht Boschstraat/Markt
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brighton, Preston Circus to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Lille to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators

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