There are 13 ways to get from London to Maastricht by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  4h 56m

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

119€ - 439€

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Bus  •  9h 55m

  1. Take the bus from London to Maastricht N80

27€ - 35€

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Train, bus  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Eil
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Hasselt Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hasselt Station perron 7 to Maastricht Boschstraat/Markt 45 / ...

116€ - 358€

Train, bus via Brussels  •  5h 35m

  1. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
  2. Take the train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Hasselt Ic / ...
  3. Take the bus from Hasselt Station perron 7 to Maastricht Boschstraat/Markt 45 / ...

116€ - 358€

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  4h 56m

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

200€ - 230€

Drive, car ferry  •  6h 28m

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

56€ - 137€

Fly London City to Rotterdam, train  •  5h 22m

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

95€ - 297€

Fly London Stansted to Eindhoven, train  •  5h 43m

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

54€ - 158€

Fly London City to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LCY - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Herzogenrath

97€ - 372€

Fly London Heathrow to Dusseldorf, train  •  6h 25m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) LHR - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Herzogenrath

91€ - 403€

Fly London City to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 18m

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

79€ - 259€

Fly London Heathrow to Brussels, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Brussels (BRU) LHR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins

76€ - 295€

Fly London City to Antwerp, train  •  7h 13m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Antwerp (ANR) LCY - ANR
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Louvain / Leuven
  3. Take the train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins

74€ - 278€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Maastricht is to bus which costs £24 - £30 and takes 9h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Maastricht is to drive and Eurotunnel which costs £170 - £210 and takes 4h 56m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London and arriving at Maastricht. Services depart four times a week, and operate Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from London St Pancras Eurostar and arriving at Maastricht via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 56m.

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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 4h 56m and costs £100 - £400.

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It takes approximately 4h 56m to get from London to Maastricht, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from London to Maastricht is to train which takes 4h 56m and costs £100 - £400. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £30 and takes 9h 55m.

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Map of how to get from London to Maastricht.
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  • Distance: 411.9 km
  • Duration: 4h 56m

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

You can take a train from London King's Cross to Maastricht via Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Liege-Guillemins in around 4h 56m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from London to Maastricht 4 times a week. Tickets cost 27€ - 35€ and the journey takes 9h 55m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 360€
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
75€ - 550€
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 600€
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
60€ - 350€
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 400€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 600€
Flights from London City to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 280€
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
27€ - 310€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
290€ - 500€
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 320€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 90€
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
50€ - 260€
Air Antwerp
Website
airantwerp.com
Flights from London City to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
27€ - 310€
Train operators
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 350€
Standard
100€ - 130€
Standard Premier
150€ - 190€
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
100€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
300€ - 350€
Standard
100€ - 130€
Standard Premier
150€ - 190€
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
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 90€
Website
Thalys
Standard
45€ - 65€
Comfort
60€ - 80€
Premium
65€ - 90€
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
15€ - 23€
Train from Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
14€ - 21€
Train from Louvain / Leuven to Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
34 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€
Train from Anvers-Berchem / Antwerpen-Berchem to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
6€ - 10€
1st Class
10€ - 15€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
147€
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
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
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
22€ - 35€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 19€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Herzogenrath
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Hasselt Station perron 7 to Maastricht Boschstraat/Markt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€
Website
De Lijn
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 London to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
6€ - 55€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
22€ - 28€
Reclining Seat
27€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
7€
2-bed inside cabin
35€ - 55€

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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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 7:03 PM in London and 8:03 PM in Maastricht.

London to Maastricht train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Liege-Guillemins station.

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British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Rotterdam Airport.

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