Travel within Netherlands is: Fully open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in Assen?

Book now

There are 6 ways to get from Maastricht to Drenthe by train, car or plane

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  •  4h 15m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Assen Intercity

5 alternative options

Train via Zwolle  •  4h 28m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Hertogenbosch
  2. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Zwolle
  3. Take the train from Zwolle to Assen

Train via Zwolle #2  •  5h 3m

  1. Take the train from Maastricht Randwyck to Roermond
  2. Take the train from Roermond to Nijmegen
  3. Take the train from Nijmegen to Zwolle
  4. Take the train from Zwolle to Assen

Drive  •  3h 24m

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Assen 359.4 km

Train to Dusseldorf, fly, train  •  6h 14m

  1. Take the train from Herzogenrath, Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DUS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Meppel

Train to Brussels, fly, train  •  5h 54m

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Louvain
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Meppel
Maastricht → Drenthe
Fully open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Netherlands

Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
Inter-regional travel is permitted
Nationwide control measures in place
Regional restriction measures in place

COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

Explore travel options

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Regional restriction measures in place

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Drenthe is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Drenthe is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Drenthe is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 20 Jan 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Maastricht to Drenthe is to drive, which costs €45 - €70 and takes 3h 24m.

More details

The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Drenthe is to drive which costs €45 - €70 and takes 3h 24m.

More details

No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Drenthe. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Assen via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 15m.

More details

The distance between Maastricht and Drenthe is 238 km. The road distance is 359.4 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Maastricht to Drenthe without a car is to train which takes 4h 15m and costs €35 - €90.

More details

It takes approximately 4h 15m to get from Maastricht to Drenthe, including transfers.

More details

Maastricht to Drenthe train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Maastricht station.

More details

The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

Search flights

Maastricht to Drenthe train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Assen station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Maastricht to Drenthe is 359 km. It takes approximately 3h 24m to drive from Maastricht to Drenthe.

Get driving directions

Map of how to get from Maastricht to Drenthe.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 238 km
  • Duration: 4h 15m

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Drenthe, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Maastricht to Assen via Utrecht Centraal in around 4h 15m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €500
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €480
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 Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Assen
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€18 - €25
1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Maastricht to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €22
1st Class
€26 - €40
Train from Hertogenbosch to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€16 - €23
1st Class
€26 - €40
Train from Zwolle to Assen
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €28
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€12 - €17
1st Class
€19 - €28
Train from Nijmegen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €30
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€13 - €18
1st Class
€21 - €30
Train from Schiphol Airport to Meppel
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€18 - €24
1st Class
€29 - €40
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Maastricht Randwyck to Roermond
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Roermond to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €19
Website
arriva.nl
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Herzogenrath, Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€17 - €21
Website
National Express Rail
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Louvain
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€12 - €18

Want to know more about travelling around Netherlands

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

KLM offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

Search flights

Book your Maastricht to Drenthe train tickets online with Omio.

Search and book

There are 46+ hotels available in Drenthe. Prices start at €87 per night.

More details