Directions from Maastricht to Genk

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Recommended option

Line 45 bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 45 bus from Maastricht Boschstraat/Maagdendries to Genk Berglaan 45

$4

3 alternative options

Line 995 bus, line 45 bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the line 995 bus from Maastricht Boschstraat/Maagdendries to Lanaken Cultureel Centrum 995 / ...
  2. Take the line 45 bus from Lanaken Cultureel Centrum to Genk Station perron 12 45

$8

Train  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Hasselt Eurocity / ...

$16 - $24

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Genk 13.9 miles

$2 - $5

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

De Lijn operates a bus from Maastricht to Genk 5 times a week. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 47 min. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Maastricht to Genk hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $18 and the journey takes 1 h 34 min. Nmbs also services this route every 2 hours.

Train operators
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
Purchase a
eurail.com
Nmbs
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
nmbs.be
Train from Maastricht to Hasselt
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
nmbs.be
Bus operators
De Lijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Boschstraat/Maagdendries to Genk Berglaan
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Maastricht Boschstraat/Maagdendries to Lanaken Cultureel Centrum
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be
Bus from Lanaken Cultureel Centrum to Genk Station perron 12
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
delijn.be

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maastricht and Genk is 18 km. The road distance is 22 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Genk is to line 45 bus which costs 3€ and takes 47 min.

The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Genk is to drive which takes 24 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Genk. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Genk via Hasselt. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht Boschstraat/Maagdendries and arriving at Genk Berglaan. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

The line 45 bus from Maastricht Boschstraat/Maagdendries to Genk Berglaan takes 47 min including transfers and departs five times a week.