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

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Bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Antwerp N158

$6 - $11

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Train  •  2 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven Ic
  3. Take the train from Leuven to Antwerpen-Centraal Ic

$23 - $35

Bus, train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht Mosae Forum/Centrum to Hasselt Station perron 7 45 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hasselt to Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...

$16 - $22

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Antwerp 67.1 miles

$16 - $24

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The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Antwerp is to bus which costs 5€ - 9€ and takes 2 h.

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The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Antwerp is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht and arriving at Antwerp. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Antwerp. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Antwerpen-Centraal via Liege-Guillemins and Leuven. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 42 min.

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The distance between Maastricht and Antwerp is 99 km. The road distance is 107.3 km.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Antwerp without a car is to bus which takes 2 h and costs 5€ - 9€.

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The bus from Maastricht to Antwerp takes 2 h including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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Maastricht to Antwerp train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Maastricht station.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Antwerp is to bus which takes 2 h and costs 5€ - 9€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 2 h 42 min.

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Map of how to get from Maastricht to Antwerp.
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  • Distance: 61.8 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Antwerp, Belgium?

FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Antwerp twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a train from Maastricht to Antwerp via Liege-Guillemins and Leuven in around 2 h 42 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$14 - $21
Train from Leuven to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Train from Hasselt to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$19 - $28
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Mosae Forum/Centrum to Hasselt Station perron 7
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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