Maastricht is a Dutch town, close to the border of Belgium and Germany and is a popular tourist destination in the Netherlands. The historical city is famous because of its old center and trendy shopping possibilities. The city also has a university that attracts many national and foreign students to the city. Maastricht is home to approximately 120.000 people.
Travel Maastricht by train, car or airplane. Within the vicinity of Maastricht there are several airports. First of all Maastricht has its own airport and several airlines offer cheap flights. Maastricht Airport is located 11 km to the north east of Maastricht. Flights are also possible from various other places. For example, you can book a subsequent flight from Amsterdam to Maastricht. Besides that you can take the intercity train Amsterdam-Maastricht. The train from Amsterdam to Maastricht will take around 2,5 hours.
Maastricht is easily accessible by train from various directions like Brussels and Düsseldorf. From Brussels Airport you can travel by train, which is a direct connection to Maastricht and takes 1,5 hour. Other airports within the surroundings of Maastricht are Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf-Weeze and Köln in Germany. All these airports are located within a 1 to 1,5 hour travel distance.