How to get to Maastricht & the MECC
Maastricht is situated in the heart of Europe, in the Euregion Meuse-Rhine. The city is surrounded by Belgium and Germany and is located close to France. Cities like Liège, Aachen, Düsseldorf, Frankfurt and Brussels are just a stone’s throw away. Click here if you want to see how Maastricht is located in the Netherlands and towards neighboring countries.
Maastricht has its own airport: Maastricht-Aachen Airport. In addition, there are several (inter)national airports within an hour’s drive from the centre of Maastricht. This ensures that Maastricht & region is easily accessible from all over the world.
The preferred congress airports are Brussels Zavantem Airport and Dusseldorf Airport.
Other airports with good access to Maastricht:
- Eindhoven Airport
- Brussels Charleroi Airport
- Cologne-Bonn Airport
- Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport
Airport transfers can be booked online here at a later stage (at delegates‘ own cost).
By public transport
MECC Maastricht is a five-minute walk from the Randwyck train station.
Distance from various train stations:
- Maastricht Central Station: Two minutes by train
- Eindhoven Airport: One hour
- Amsterdam (Schiphol Airport): Two and a half hours
- Brussels Zaventem Airport: One hour and 15 minutes
- Brussels Charleroi Airport: One hour
- Cologne Airport: One hour
- Düsseldorf Airport: One hour and 15 minutes
- Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport: Three and a half hours
- London Heathrow Airport: Six hours
For additional train information please have a look at the following websites: www.b-rail.be, www.b-europe.be, www.ns.nl/en, www.nshispeed.nl/en, www.thalys.com/nl/en/, www.eurostar.com For more information surrounding public transport in the Euroregio, please visit www.mobility-euregio.com/en.
Maastricht is easily accessible through various highways: E25/A2 (Amsterdam-Luxembourg), E40 (Cologne-Brussels), E42 (Liège-Paris), E314 (Maastricht-Aachen). Check the detailed route descriptions on www.routenet.nl
MECC Maastricht is located just off the A2 motorway, the E25 interchange (Amsterdam-Brussels) and the A79 motorway (Liège-Aachen/Cologne) and has convenient connections to European motorways. The conference centre is just off the E25/A2 motorway. Take the Randwyck/MECC/AZM exit and follow the signs for MECC or MECC Parking.