There are 8 ways to get from Heidelberg to Maastricht by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Aachen Hbf  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Köln Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...

$83 - $133

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Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Maastricht 328 / ...

$29 - $38

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Train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Liège-Guillemins Ice

$98 - $161

Bus Eurolines DE  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim to Liege

$57 - $82

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg to Maastricht 215.4 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Maastricht station

$126 - $335

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins

$132 - $345

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) STR - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Maastricht station

$94 - $240

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Heidelberg to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg and arriving at Maastricht via Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Maastricht via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof and Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 49 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg and Maastricht is 267 km. The road distance is 344.6 km.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Maastricht without a car is to train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 36 min to get from Heidelberg to Maastricht, including transfers.

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

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Heidelberg to Maastricht train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Maastricht is to train which takes 5 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Heidelberg to Maastricht.
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  • Distance: 167 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Heidelberg, Germany and Maastricht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Maastricht via Köln Hbf, Köln, Dom / Hbf, Aachen Hbf, Aachen, Hauptbahnhof, and Aachen, Schanz in around 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heidelberg to Maastricht via Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport in around 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Train operators
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 Heidelberg Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
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
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
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 Heidelberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Leuven to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Heidelberg, Heidelberg central station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Mannheim to Liege
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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Heidelberg to Maastricht train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Liège-Guillemins station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heidelberg to Maastricht is 345 km. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from Heidelberg to Maastricht.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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Book your Heidelberg to Maastricht bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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