There are 11 ways to get from Maastricht to Salzburg by car, train, car train, bus or plane

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Drive, train  •  7 h 59 min

  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 / ...

$156 - $244

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Bus  •  15 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Heerlen to Munich, Munich central bus station N93
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...

$53 - $90

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Train  •  11 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec

$167 - $252

Train, cartrain  •  13 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena Re1 / ...
  2. Take the cartrain from Köln Messe/Deutz to Salzburg Hauptbahnhof UEX 1387

$94 - $174

Drive  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Maastricht to Salzburg 513 miles

$120 - $180

Bus to Dusseldorf, fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 41 min

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

$62 - $248

Line 350 bus, train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Maastricht, Centre Ceramique to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
  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 Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG

$157 - $412

Bus to Dusseldorf, fly to Munich, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Maastricht to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$100 - $241

Line 350 bus, train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Salzburg  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the line 350 bus from Maastricht, Centre Ceramique to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  3. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Salzburg (SZG) CGN - SZG

$112 - $410

Train to Cologne/Bonn Apt, fly to Munich, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) to Munich (MUC) CGN - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$135 - $343

Train to Brussels, fly to Munich, train  •  8 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Liege-Guillemins to Leuven
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Munich (MUC) BRU - MUC
  3. Take the train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf

$142 - $326

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Maastricht to Salzburg. However, there are services departing from Maastricht and arriving at Salzburg via Heerlen and Munich, Munich central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 16 min.

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The distance between Maastricht and Salzburg is 631 km. The road distance is 820.9 km.

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Salzburg without a car is to train which takes 11 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Maastricht to Salzburg, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Maastricht to Salzburg is to train which takes 11 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 15 h 16 min.

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The quickest flight from Dusseldorf Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Maastricht to Salzburg is 821 km. It takes approximately 7 h 32 min to drive from Maastricht to Salzburg.

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Lufthansa, Eurowings and Austrian Airlines offer flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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Map of how to get from Maastricht to Salzburg.
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  • Distance: 394.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

What companies run services between Maastricht, Netherlands and Salzburg, Austria?

You can take a train from Maastricht to Salzburg via Aachen, Hauptbahnhof, Aachen Hbf, Köln, Dom / Hbf, and Köln Hbf in around 11 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Maastricht to Salzburg via Heerlen and Munich, Munich central bus station in around 15 h 16 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $470
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $390
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Salzburg via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Cologne/Bonn Apt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Train operators
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 Köln Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
8 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Köln Messe/Deutz to Salzburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
10 h 24 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Passenger
$68
Motorcycle
$115
Vehicle
$126
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
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 Heerlen to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
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
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Maastricht, Centre Ceramique to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
arriva.nl

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