Compare prices from hundreds of train and bus companies

Join millions of people who use us every day

Travel to thousands of destinations in 45 countries

What customers say about Trainline

Read real reviews from real users

About the train journey from Maastricht to Paris

Want to travel from Maastricht to Paris by train? Start your journey with us.

The train from Maastricht to Paris usually takes 4 hours 52 minutes on average to travel 327 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 3 hours 17 minutes. You can expect to find 15 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between Maastricht and Paris, you'll need to make 1 change on your way to Paris.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Maastricht to Paris in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $41.42.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Paris, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Maastricht to Paris by train

It takes an average of 4h 52m to travel from Maastricht to Paris by train, over a distance of around 203 miles (327 km). There are normally 15 trains per day traveling from Maastricht to Paris and tickets for this journey start from $41.42 when you book in advance.

First train


Last train


Departure station


Arrival station


Journey time

3h 17m


327 miles (203 km)


15 trains per day


1 change


From $41.42

Train and bus operators


Maastricht to Paris train times

Check out the next trains departing from Maastricht to Paris for Tuesday Jan 31st 2023. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
06:48 10:35 3h 47m, 2 changes
07:48 11:05 3h 17m, 1 change
08:48 13:05 4h 17m, 2 changes
09:48 13:44 3h 56m, 2 changes
11:48 15:05 3h 17m, 1 change
12:48 16:44 3h 56m, 2 changes
13:48 17:35 3h 47m, 2 changes
14:48 18:08 3h 20m, 2 changes
15:48 19:05 3h 17m, 1 change
16:48 20:38 3h 50m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Maastricht to Paris

The price of train tickets from Maastricht to Paris starts at $41.42 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Maastricht to Paris by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Maastricht to Paris

Want to know more about your journey from Maastricht to Paris? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Maastricht to Paris take?

The average journey time by train between Maastricht and Paris is 4 hours and 52 minutes, with around 15 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Maastricht and Paris by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Maastricht to Paris is 3 hours and 17 minutes.

How much does the train from Maastricht to Paris cost?

Train tickets from Maastricht to Paris can start from as little as $41.42 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Maastricht to Paris?

No, there are no direct train services from Maastricht to Paris. Travelling from Maastricht to Paris by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Maastricht to Paris leave?

The first train from Maastricht to Paris leaves at 00:01. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Maastricht to Paris leave?

The last train from Maastricht to Paris leaves at 23:48. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Maastricht and Paris by train?

Trains travelling from Maastricht to Paris cover a distance of around 203 miles (327 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Paris to Maastricht.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Maastricht to Paris for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/31/2023. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 02/07/2023 for travel on 02/07/2023 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

Europe’s leading train and coach app

We help customers across Europe make more than 172,000 smarter journeys every day.