Why not take the train from Maastricht to Eindhoven instead of taking the car? You'll not only be doing your bit for the environment, you'll also be saving yourself a lot of hassle. No worrying about traffic jams or parking spaces, you'll be able to rest and relax as you complete your hour-long journey in style.
The Intercity train between these two cities is speedy and comfortable with spacious seating and plenty of space for your bags. Enjoy the views along the way and then be in the heart of the city when you reach your destination. You'll arrive right in the centre when you travel by train and once you're there, there's a lot to see and do in Eindhoven within walking distance of the station. Visit the Van Abbemuseum of contemporary and modern art or discover the beautiful St Catherine's Church. Or if you're a football fan, head to the PSV Eindhoven home ground and visit the museum there.
Cast your eyes down the page for more information on train times, prices and money-saving tips on trains from Maastricht to Eindhoven.
NS is the main railway operator in the Netherlands. It connects the four corners of the country with regional, medium-distance and high-speed trains. It's also possible for you to travel at night thanks to multi-line night trains, including Schiphol and Eindhoven airports. All trains are equipped with two comfort classes – First Class and Second Class.
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 Eindhoven by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Maastricht and Eindhoven is 1 hour and 1 minute, with around 37 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Maastricht to Eindhoven is 1 hour and 1 minute.
Train ticket prices from Maastricht to Eindhoven can start from as little as €18.20 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Maastricht to Eindhoven without having to change trains. There are 37 direct trains from Maastricht to Eindhoven each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.
The first train from Maastricht to Eindhoven leaves at 00:01. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Maastricht to Eindhoven leaves at 23:01. 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.
Trains travelling from Maastricht to Eindhoven cover a distance of around 42 miles (68 km) during the journey.