Cologne to Maastricht by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:25
  • Last train
    00:25
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 59m

Travelling from Cologne to Maastricht by train

The fastest trains from Cologne to Maastricht take around 1 hour and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 89 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Maastricht.

Journeys between Cologne and Maastricht usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 50 departures on the route from Cologne to Maastricht every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 35 departures. The duration is normally about 1 hour and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Maastricht is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 05:25 and the last train is around 00:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 05:25, and the last at 00:25.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Cologne to Maastricht train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cologne to Maastricht by train.

Which trains operate between Cologne and Maastricht?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Cologne to Maastricht, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Bus
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • Regionalzug
  • Schnellzug

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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