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from Ghent to Maastricht

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Travel Information from Ghent to Maastricht

distanceDistance86 miles (139 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $15
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $14 (€11) • 2 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $14 (€11) • 2 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or NS International

Take a bus 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 $14 (€11). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or NS International among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Ghent to Maastricht.

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FAQs
Does Netherlands have any COVID-19 travel restrictions for people traveling to Maastricht from Ghent?

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?

  • 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 10/20/21. 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.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Ghent, Belgium from Maastricht, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return to Ghent, Belgium from Netherlands is: Fully open.

Is my journey back to Ghent from Maastricht restricted?

Entry into Belgium is currently allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.

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

Conditions of reentry into Belgium:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Ghent, Belgium?

You should observe these safety measures in Belgium as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

This information about your return travel to Belgium was last checked on 10/20/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Ghent from Maastricht closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Ghent to Maastricht?

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Maastricht from Ghent. You can take a bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Ghent to Maastricht?

The cheapest way to go to Maastricht from Ghent is by taking a train, which costs on average $14 (€11).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Maastricht:

A train is $1 (€1) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Ghent to Maastricht costing on average $15 (€12).

What is the quickest way to get from Ghent to Maastricht?

The quickest way to travel to Maastricht from Ghent 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, taking a bus requires on average 3 h 45 min   of travel time.

How far is Maastricht from Ghent?

You should expect to travel around 86 miles (139 km) between Ghent and Maastricht.

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

The average frequency per day from Ghent to Maastricht is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Maastricht from Ghent as scheduled services by bus 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 from Ghent to Maastricht:

  • Buses mostly depart from Ghent and arrive in Maastricht, Meerssenerweg (International Bus Station).
  • Trains most often depart from Ghent at Gent St Pieters and arrive in Maastricht at Maastricht.
Which travel companies can take me from Ghent to Maastricht?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Ghent to Maastricht, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Flixbus can get you to Maastricht by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with Flixbus from Ghent to Maastricht for $15 (€12) on Omio.
  • Travel with NS International for trains to Maastricht. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for NS International Ghent to Maastricht tickets on Omio for $14 (€11).
What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Ghent to Maastricht?
Looking to extend your trip from Ghent to Maastricht? Many Omio customers who go from Ghent to Maastricht usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Brussels or Aachen. If you're looking to explore Amsterdam, Brussels or Aachen from Maastricht, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Ghent to Maastricht online to get the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $15 (€12) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $14 (€11) one way on average.

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

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