There are 9 ways to get from Maastricht to Heidelberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf Tha / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice

$78 - $136

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport 328 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg 017 / ...

$30 - $38

7 alternative options

Line 350 bus, train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Maastricht, Wilhelminasingel to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof 350
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf Ice

$72 - $115

Train, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Köln, Köln Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg

Drive, train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Köln Messe/Deutz
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice

$69 - $108

Drive  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Heidelberg 214.6 miles

$50 - $80

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Frankfurt  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Roermond
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$118 - $319

Train to Brussels, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Liège-Guillemins to Leuven
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$133 - $349

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Stuttgart  •  7 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Roermond
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
  3. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stuttgart (STR) DUS - STR
  4. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$101 - $220

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Heidelberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Maastricht to Heidelberg via Liege-Guillemins, Liège-Guillemins, Köln Hbf, and Mannheim Hbf in around 4 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maastricht to Heidelberg via Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport in around 7 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $80
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Liège-Guillemins to Leuven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $22
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Siegburg Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Köln, Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
avv.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Maastricht to Roermond
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Neuss Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
eurobahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station to Heidelberg, Heidelberg central station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Maastricht, Wilhelminasingel to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arriva.nl
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $30
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Maastricht and Heidelberg is 267 km. The road distance is 343 km.

The cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Heidelberg is to bus which costs 25€ - 35€ and takes 7 h.

The quickest way to get from Maastricht to Heidelberg is to drive which takes 3 h 10 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Maastricht Randwyck and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Liège-Guillemins, Köln Hbf and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 49 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Maastricht to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Heidelberg via Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h.

It takes approximately 4 h 49 min to get from Maastricht to Heidelberg, including transfers.