There are 5 ways to get from Maastricht to Brussels 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.

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Train  •  1 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Liège-Guillemins Eurocity
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Bruxelles-Central Intercity

$18 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Brussels, Brussels-North station 328 / ...

$7 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 49 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 / ...

Train via Hasselt  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Hasselt Eurocity / ...
  2. Take the train from Hasselt to Bruxelles-Central Intercity / ...

$22 - $32

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Brussels 69.3 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Brussels is to bus which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Brussels is to drive which takes 1 h 15 min and costs 14€ - 21€.

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

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It takes approximately 1 h 48 min to get from Maastricht to Brussels, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Bruxelles-Central via Liège-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 48 min.

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

You can take a train from Maastricht to Brussels via Liège-Guillemins in around 1 h 48 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Brussels every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Maastricht to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Maastricht to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Bruxelles-Central
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Train from Hasselt to Bruxelles-Central
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$10 - $15
1st Class
$15 - $22
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Hasselt to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Train from Maastricht to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
nmbs.be
Train from Hasselt to Bruxelles-Central
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.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
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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

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