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Travel Information from Ghent to Maastricht

distanceDistance86 miles (139 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£10 - £11
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £10 • 2 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £10 • 2 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or NS International

Take a coach or train to travel 86 miles (139 km) from Ghent to Maastricht. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 18 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or NS International among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Ghent to Maastricht.

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FAQs
Is cross-border travel to Maastricht, Netherlands from Ghent, Belgium currently allowed?

Travel from Ghent, Belgium to Maastricht, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Maastricht from Ghent restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Maastricht, Netherlands from Ghent?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Maastricht, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The above information was last verified on 01/12/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Ghent to Maastricht closer to your planned date of departure here.

What are the COVID-19 restrictions on returning to Belgium from Maastricht, Netherlands?

The current restriction level for returning to Ghent, Belgium from Netherlands is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Ghent, Belgium from Maastricht, Netherlands?

Reentering Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Ghent from Maastricht?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

Which rules do I need to follow in Ghent, Belgium regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Belgium must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 01/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Ghent from Maastricht here.

How do I travel between Ghent and Maastricht?

You can travel from Ghent to Maastricht 2 different ways: coach or train.

What is the cheapest way from Ghent to Maastricht?

The cheapest way from Ghent to Maastricht is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £10 compared to other travel options to Maastricht:

A train is £1 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Ghent to Maastricht costing on average £11.

What is the fastest way from Ghent to Maastricht?

The quickest way to travel between Ghent and Maastricht is by train, which takes on average 2 h 18 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Maastricht by coach can take on average 3 h 45 min.

How far is it from Ghent to Maastricht?

The Ghent to Maastricht distance is approximately 86 miles (139 km).

How many services a day are there from Ghent to Maastricht?

The average frequency per day from Ghent to Maastricht is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Ghent and Maastricht as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Ghent? Where do I arrive in Maastricht?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Ghent to Maastricht:

  • Most travellers board their coach from Ghent and arrive in Maastricht, Meerssenerweg (International Bus Station).
  • Most travellers take a train from Gent St Pieters to Maastricht.
Which travel companies can take me from Ghent to Maastricht?

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Ghent to Maastricht:

  • You can go to Maastricht from Ghent by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £11 with Flixbus from Ghent to Maastricht on Omio.
  • You can travel between Ghent and Maastricht by train with NS International. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £10 with NS International from Ghent to Maastricht.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Ghent to Maastricht?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Ghent to Maastricht often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Brussels or Aachen. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Ghent and Maastricht itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Maastricht and any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I book tickets to Maastricht from Ghent online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip to Maastricht from Ghent, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £11 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing £10 one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Maastricht from Ghent online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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