Transportation to and from Maastricht Aachen Airport


What is the distance from Maastricht Aachen Airport to the centre of Maastricht and Aachen?

The city centre of the capital of Limburg is 13 kilometres / 8.1 miles away from the airport and can be reached by car in 15 minutes. The city of Aachen is just across the German border about 40 kilometres / 24.9 miles away, the journey time is 35 minutes.

From MST Airport to Maastricht City centre by Car
13 km
15 min

Public transport

Bus to Maastricht, Sittard and Aachen

Bus line 30, operated by Arriva, runs between the railway stations of Maastricht and Sittard. The bus stop ‘M-A-Airport, Moorveld/Beek’ is about halfway, it is located close to the terminal building. The journey time to the train station in Maastricht is 30 minutes, it takes 43 minutes to arrive in Sittard. Unfortunately, there is no better (quicker) connection to and from Maastricht Aachen Airport by public transport. On weekdays bus line 30 runs twice an hour, on Saturdays and Sundays once per hour.

Bus tickets
The price of a bus ticket is € 5.15 (Ritkaart Limburg streek), a maximum of two children from 4 up to 11 years can travel for free when accompanied by an adult. A rechargeable OV-chipkaart is cheaper than a single regional ticket, i.e. € 3.29 for the route Maastricht Aachen Airport – Maastricht and € 3.98 for the route Maastricht Aachen Airport – Sittard. The airport advises travellers to plan their journey through the website If you want to travel to cities like Eindhoven, Nijmegen or Arnhem it is wiser to travel via Sittard instead of Maastricht, because of the more northern location of Sittard.

Aachen Hauptbahnhof, Germany
Aachen is not directly accessible from the airport, you have to change at Maastricht central station. Bus line 350 (Qliner) will take you in 60 minutes from Maastricht CS to Aachen Hauptbahnhof. The price for a single ticket is € 7.10 (Dal Dagkaart Limburg Bus) or € 9.25 (Dagkaart Limburg Bus). Buses run Monday to Saturday every 15 minutes and Sunday every 30 minutes. Please consult website Arriva for more information.


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