There are 5 ways to get from Maastricht to Bruges by train, bus or car

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  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Brugge Intercity

$25 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Bruges N84

$13 - $22

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht Mosae Forum/Centrum to Hasselt Station perron 10 45 / ...
  2. Take the train from Hasselt to Bruxelles-Midi Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges Ic / ...

$25 - $35

Train via Hasselt  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Hasselt Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Hasselt to Brugge Intercity / ...

$29 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Bruges 122.9 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Bruges is to bus which costs 11€ - 19€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Bruges is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

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The distance between Maastricht and Bruges is 177 km. The road distance is 197 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Maastricht to Bruges, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht and arriving at Bruges. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Bruges. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Brugge via Liège-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Maastricht to Bruges hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 2 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Bruges twice daily. Tickets cost $13 - $22 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Hasselt to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Bruxelles-Midi to Bruges
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Maastricht to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
Train from Hasselt to Brugge
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$18 - $27
1st Class
$28 - $45
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Maastricht to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Mosae Forum/Centrum to Hasselt Station perron 10
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Bruges
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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