You can get from Maastricht to Cologne by train, bus or flight.
To get from Maastricht to Cologne on 23 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||55 miles (88 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£10 - £16|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £10 • 1 h 40 min|
|Fastest mode||Coach • £10 • 1 h 40 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 55 miles (88 km) by coach or train to Cologne from Maastricht. If speed is a priority, then a coach is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £10. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct train from Maastricht to Cologne.
Travel between Maastricht, Netherlands and Cologne, Germany is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of entry into Germany:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 21/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Cologne from Maastricht.
The restriction level for your return to Maastricht, Netherlands from Germany is: Partially open.
Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of reentry into Netherlands:
You should observe these safety measures in Netherlands as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Netherlands was last checked on 20/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Maastricht from Cologne closer to your date of departure here.
There are 2 ways that you can travel to Cologne from Maastricht. You can take a coach or train.
Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Maastricht to Cologne. Tickets for a coach cost on average £10.
This is compared to other travel options to Cologne:
A coach is £7 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Maastricht to Cologne costing on average £16.
The fastest way from Maastricht to Cologne is by coach with an average journey time of 1 h 40 min.
Other travel options from Maastricht to Cologne can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Cologne by train can take on average 1 h 54 min.
You should expect to travel around 55 miles (88 km) from Maastricht to Cologne.
The average frequency per day from Maastricht to Cologne is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Maastricht and Cologne as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Maastricht to Cologne:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Maastricht to Cologne, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct routes from Maastricht to Cologne with the following travel companies:
As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Cologne tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you book tickets for this route.
Before travelling from Maastricht to Cologne, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Maastricht to Cologne tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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