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There are 13 ways to get from London to Maastricht by train, bus, night bus, car, car train, car ferry or plane

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Train

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Maastricht

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Intl to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Hasselt
  3. Take the bus from Hasselt Station perron 10 to Maastricht Frontensingel/Maagdendries

Night bus, train

  1. Take the night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Antwerp
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Hasselt

Drive, Eurotunnel

  1. Drive from London to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Maastricht

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from London to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
  3. Drive from Dunkirk to Maastricht

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM)
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
  3. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Maastricht

Fly London Stansted to Eindhoven, train

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Eindhoven (EIN)
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Maastricht

Fly London City to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Herzogenrath, Bf

Fly London Heathrow to Dusseldorf, train

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS)
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Herzogenrath, Bf

Fly London Heathrow to Cologne Bonn, train

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cologne Bonn (CGN)
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
  3. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Maastricht

Fly London City to Amsterdam Schiphol, train

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS)
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Maastricht

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU)
  2. Take the train from Louvain to Liege-Guillemins

London to Maastricht by train

21 Weekly Trains
5h 5m Average Duration
€119 Cheapest Price
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International entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from United Kingdom

  • Entry is allowed for fully vaccinated travellers or those who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months
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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • There are no current restrictions

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Maastricht is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Maastricht is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Maastricht is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, returning to United Kingdom from Netherlands is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 27 Jun 2022
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The cheapest way to get from London to Maastricht is to bus which costs £22 - £28 and takes 10h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Maastricht is to train which costs £100 - £380 and takes 5h 5m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station station and arriving at Maastricht. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10h 40m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Intl and arriving at Maastricht via Bruxelles-Midi and Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 5m.

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The distance between London and Maastricht is 412 km.

The best way to get from London to Maastricht without a car is to train which takes 5h 5m and costs £100 - £380.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to get from London to Maastricht, including transfers.

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London to Maastricht bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Maastricht train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Intl station.

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The best way to get from London to Maastricht is to train which takes 5h 5m and costs £100 - £380. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £22 - £28 and takes 10h 40m.

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Map of how to get from London to Maastricht.
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  • Distance: 411.9 km
  • Duration: 5h 5m

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

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Maastricht via Bruxelles-Midi and Liege-Guillemins in around 5h 5m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Maastricht twice daily. Tickets cost €26 - €35 and the journey takes 10h 40m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €550
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €550
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €600
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €490
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€55 - €420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€170 - €800
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €350
Flights from London Heathrow to Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €420
Flights from London Heathrow to Cologne Bonn via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €420
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €550
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €400
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €250
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €700
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€80 - €550
Rwandair Express
Website
rwandair.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€1000 - €2100
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€16 - €24
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €20
Train from Anvers-Central to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€17 - €25
Train from Louvain to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€12 - €18
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Thalys
Standard
€45 - €65
Comfort
€60 - €80
Premium
€65 - €90
Train from Koeln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Thalys
Standard
€40 - €60
Comfort
€55 - €70
Premium
€55 - €80
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Eurotunnel
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€23 - €35
Train from Eindhoven Centraal to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €19
1st Class
€22 - €35
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€14 - €19
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Herzogenrath, Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
National Express Rail
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
National Express Rail
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
ABELLIO Rail
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Aachen, Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Train from Aachen, Hbf to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne central station to Aachen central train station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
Flixtrain
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Aachen Hbf to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
arriva.nl
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Hasselt Station perron 10 to Maastricht Frontensingel/Maagdendries
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
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 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
10h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfds.com
Car ferry from Dover to Dunkirk
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €160
Website
dfds.co.uk
Standard Car - Economy
€98
Standard Car - Premium
€156

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

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Maastricht is 1h ahead of London. It is currently 9:44 AM in London and 10:44 AM in Maastricht.

London to Maastricht train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Liege-Guillemins station.

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