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There are 12 ways to get from Maastricht to Budapest by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Eindhoven, fly  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Eindhoven
  2. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Budapest (BUD) EIN - BUD

$55 - $183

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Train to Charleroi, fly  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
  2. Fly from Charleroi (CRL) to Budapest (BUD) CRL - BUD

$39 - $120

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Train, train to Cologne Bonn, fly  •  6h 51m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Aachen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  3. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Budapest (BUD) CGN - BUD

$83 - $270

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Budapest (BUD) BRU - BUD

$81 - $265

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Aachen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Budapest (BUD) DUS - BUD

$82 - $243

Train, train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
  3. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Budapest (BUD) AMS - BUD

$102 - $272

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Aachen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  4. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Budapest (BUD) FRA - BUD

$133 - $362

Train  •  14h 48m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Aachen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kelenföld Rj

$266 - $400

Bus  •  19h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Liège to Budapest, Budapest Népliget 1920

$74 - $125

Train, bus  •  25h 31m

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf Re1
  2. Take the bus from Düsseldorf Am Stufstock to Budapest Nepliget Dortmund - Varna / ...

$115 - $177

Drive, train  •  12h 57m

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Köln Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf M / ...
  4. Drive from Salzburg Hbf to Budapest

$216 - $339

Drive  •  11h 18m

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Budapest 781.2 miles

$190 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 30€ - 110€ and takes 8h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Budapest is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 160€ and takes 6h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Maastricht to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Deák Ferenc tér M via Liège and Népliget M. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Budapest. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Kelenföld via Aachen Hbf, Köln Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 48m.

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The distance between Maastricht and Budapest is 1038 km. The road distance is 1249.9 km.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Budapest without a car is to train which takes 14h 48m and costs 230€ - 350€.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Maastricht to Budapest, including transfers.

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

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Maastricht to Budapest train services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Maastricht station.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Budapest is to train which takes 14h 48m and costs 230€ - 350€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 19h 49m.

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  • Distance: 648.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Budapest, Hungary?

You can take a train from Maastricht to Budapest via Aachen Hbf, Köln Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 14h 48m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Budapest once a week. Tickets cost $70 - $120 and the journey takes 17h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $450
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $240
Flights from Frankfurt to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $180
Flights from Charleroi to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $170
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Budapest via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $490
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Brussels to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Charleroi to Budapest
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$23 - $220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Budapest via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Train operators
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 Maastricht to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Maastricht to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
arriva.nl
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
10h 23m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$210 - $300
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $70
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Louvain / Leuven
Ave. Duration
31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
Train from Liège-Guillemins / Luik-Guillemins to Charleroi-Sud / Charleroi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $16
1st Class
$17 - $25
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 Liège to Budapest, Budapest Népliget
Ave. Duration
17h 50m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Düsseldorf Am Stufstock to Budapest Nepliget
Ave. Duration
21h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Eindhoven Airport to Budapest Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 50m.

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Maastricht to Budapest bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Budapest, Budapest Népliget station.

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Maastricht to Budapest train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Kelenföld station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maastricht to Budapest is 1250 km. It takes approximately 11h 18m to drive from Maastricht to Budapest.

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Wizz Air offers flights from Eindhoven Airport to Budapest Airport.

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