There are 10 ways to get from Zürich to Maastricht by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Ice
  3. Ice / ...

$153 - $257

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 25 min

$50 - $78

8 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Ec
  2. Re1 / ...

$170 - $261

Train, bus  •  9 h 58 min

  1. 3 / ...
  2. N831

$63 - $113

Drive  •  6 h 1 min

  1. 411.7 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Zurich to Luxembourg, bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. ZRH - LUX

$81 - $301

Fly Zurich to Dusseldorf, train  •  6 h 20 min

  1. ZRH - DUS

$65 - $194

Fly Zurich to Brussels, train  •  6 h 36 min

  1. ZRH - BRU

$90 - $369

Fly Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 42 min

  1. ZRH - CGN

$80 - $266

Train to Basel, fly to Brussels, train  •  7 h 31 min

  1. BSL - BRU

$93 - $383

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Maastricht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Zürich to Maastricht via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hbf, Liège-Guillemins, and Liege-Guillemins in around 8 h 23 min. Alternatively, Eurolines CH operates a bus from Zürich to Maastricht 3 times a week. Tickets cost $45 - $75 and the journey takes 8 h 45 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,400
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $410
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Flights from Basel to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Zurich to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Zurich to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $1,000
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $290
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Zurich to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $210
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Stolberg(Rheinl)Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf ZOB to Maastricht station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hbf to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $55
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Stolberg, Atsch Stolberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.de
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Köln, Köln Hbf to Atsch, Stolberg, Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Liège-Guillemins
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
belgianrail.be
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $17
1st Class
$18 - $27
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Basel, Basel central station to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Liege
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Maastricht is 440 km. The road distance is 659 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Maastricht is to bus which costs SFr 45 - SFr 80 and takes 10 h 25 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Maastricht is to drive which takes 6 h 1 min and costs SFr 100 - SFr 150.

No, there is no direct train from Zürich to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Maastricht via Mannheim Hbf, Köln Hbf and Liege-Guillemins. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Zürich to Maastricht. However, there are services departing from Zurich and arriving at Maastricht via Liège. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 25 min.

It takes approximately 8 h 23 min to get from Zürich to Maastricht, including transfers.