There are 7 ways to get from Maastricht to Paris by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

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Train  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Paris-Nord

$116 - $159

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Bus FlixBus  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Paris, Paris 820

$24 - $40

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Liege to Paris Gallieni

$49 - $102

Rideshare  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Maastricht to Paris 247 miles

$32

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Paris 246.6 miles

$60 - $90

Train, train to Brussels, fly  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
  2. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG

$116 - $335

Bus to Dusseldorf, fly  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG

$59 - $220

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Maastricht and arriving at Paris, Paris. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Maastricht to Paris. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Paris-Nord via Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 42 min.

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The distance between Maastricht and Paris is 326 km. The road distance is 394.6 km.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Paris without a car is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to get from Maastricht to Paris, including transfers.

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

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Maastricht to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Liege-Guillemins station.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Paris is to train which takes 3 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 15 min.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Paris CDG Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Maastricht to Paris.
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  • Distance: 203.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 42 min

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Paris, France?

Thalys operates a train from Maastricht to Paris 4 times a day. Tickets cost $110 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Maastricht to Paris twice daily. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 6 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$110 - $150
1st Class
$150 - $210
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Maastricht to Liege-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
belgianrail.be
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eurail.com
2nd Class
$6 - $9
1st Class
$9 - $14
Train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$9 - $13
1st Class
$14 - $20
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Maastricht to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Liege to Paris Gallieni
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $90
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Maastricht to Paris
Ave. Duration
4 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$32
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Maastricht to Paris train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Paris-Nord station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Maastricht to Paris is 395 km. It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to drive from Maastricht to Paris.

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Brussels Airlines offers flights from Brussels Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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Book your Maastricht to Paris bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Maastricht and Paris. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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