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

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

Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB) operates a train from Maastricht to Brussels hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 49 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Brussels 3 times a day. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Bruxelles-Nord
Avg. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
belgianrail.be
2nd Class
$13 - $19
1st Class
$20 - $29
Train from Hasselt to Bruxelles-Central
Avg. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$16 - $24
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Maastricht to Hasselt
Avg. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Nmbs
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
nmbs.be
Train from Maastricht to Hasselt
Avg. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
nmbs.be
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Avg. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Maastricht to Brussels?

The distance between Maastricht and Brussels is 94 km. The road distance is 111 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Brussels?

The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Brussels is to bus which costs 10€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Maastricht to Brussels?

The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Brussels is to drive which takes 1 h 15 min and costs 17€.

Is there a direct train between Maastricht and Brussels?

No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Liège-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

Is there a direct bus between Maastricht and Brussels?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Maastricht to Brussels?

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Maastricht to Brussels, including transfers.