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There are 3 ways to get from Monschau to Vlijmen by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, train, line 136 bus

  1. Take the bus from Monschau, Parkhaus to Roetgen, Post
  2. Take the bus from Roetgen, Post to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
  3. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Heerlen
  4. Take the train from Heerlen to Hertogenbosch
  5. Take the line 136 bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Wolput

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Monschau, Parkhaus to Aachen, Bushof
  2. Take the bus from Aachen, Bushof H.2 to Maastricht, Station Perron C
  3. Take the bus from Maastricht to Eindhoven Station
  4. Take the bus from Eindhoven, Centraal Station to 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station

1 alternative option

Drive

  1. Drive from Monschau to Vlijmen

Monschau to Vlijmen by bus and train

The journey time between Monschau and Vlijmen is around 4h 56m and covers a distance of around 191 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 44m. Operated by Bahn DE, Arriva NL, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Monschau to Vlijmen service departs from Monschau, Parkhaus and arrives in Vlijmen, Wolput. Typically 66 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 55m
Layover time:
2h
Total time:
4h 56m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 44m
Journey distance:
191 km
Services per week:
66
Cheapest price:
€29
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:21
Last service departs at:
20:19

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Monschau to Vlijmen bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Monschau to Vlijmen is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 2h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Monschau to Vlijmen is to drive which costs €23 - €35 and takes 2h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monschau to Vlijmen. However, there are services departing from Monschau, Parkhaus and arriving at Vlijmen, Wolput via Aachen, Bushof H.2, Maastricht, Eindhoven, Centraal Station and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 47m.

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The distance between Monschau and Vlijmen is 146 km. The road distance is 182.6 km.

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The best way to get from Monschau to Vlijmen without a car is to bus and train and line 136 bus which takes 4h 38m and costs €27 - €60.

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It takes approximately 4h 38m to get from Monschau to Vlijmen, including transfers.

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Monschau to Vlijmen bus services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Monschau, Parkhaus station.

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Monschau to Vlijmen bus services, operated by Bravo, arrive at 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Monschau to Vlijmen is 183 km. It takes approximately 2h 10m to drive from Monschau to Vlijmen.

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Map of how to get from Monschau to Vlijmen.
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  • Distance: 145.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 38m

What companies run services between Monschau, Germany and Vlijmen, Netherlands?

You can take a bus from Monschau to Vlijmen via Aachen, Bushof, Aachen, Bushof H.2, Maastricht, Station Perron C, Maastricht, Eindhoven Station, Eindhoven, Centraal Station, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 6h 47m.

Train operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Aachen Hbf to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
arriva.nl
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Heerlen
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Heerlen to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €22
1st Class
€25 - €40
Bus operators
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Bus from Monschau, Parkhaus to Roetgen, Post
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Bahn DE
Bus from Roetgen, Post to Aachen, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
Bahn DE
Bus from Monschau, Parkhaus to Aachen, Bushof
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Bahn DE
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Wolput
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3
Website
Bravo
Bus from Eindhoven, Centraal Station to 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8
Website
Bravo
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Aachen, Bushof H.2 to Maastricht, Station Perron C
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
arriva.nl
Arriva_Zl
Website
delfi.de
Bus from Aachen, Bushof to Maastricht, Station
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
delfi.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Maastricht to Eindhoven Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
FlixBus-de
Website
flixbus.com
Bus from Maastricht to Eindhoven Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
flixbus.com

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