Maastricht-Liège / Liège-Maastricht

Trip duration: 2,5 hrs
Board from: 9.00 a.m. or 2.00 p.m.
Adults € 20,00 Children (4 to 12 years) € 12,00

A pleasant day trip on the Meuse and the Albert Canal, to the fascinating city of Liège, or you can opt for the sailing from Liège to Maastricht alone. You then have more free time in Liège, for example, or you do the other part of the journey by train / coach / bicycle.


  • audioExplanation by the captain

    During this boat trip, the Captain gives an explanation in Dutch about the sights. In addition, a paper explanation in English and German is also available on board.

  • boatComfortable seats on board

    Our ships are comfortably furnished and you are therefore always assured of a good seat

  • crossIncluding passage of the lock of Ternaaien

    During this trip, the boat also passes the famous lock of Ternaaien with a drop of 15 meters.

  • crossFree time in Liege

    You can visit the city of Liège after or before the boat trip. Take a nice walk through the city or visit the famous Liège market on the Batte on Sundays.

Extras with your boat trip?

Extras can be added in the next step of the reservation proces.

Request wheelchair ticket

Are you or someone in your party in a wheelchair? We only know 2 weeks in advance which ship will make the trip to Liège. Request your tickets through our reservations department.

Breakfast board€ 16,00 p.p.

Glass of orange juice, 1 cup of coffee or tea, scrambled eggs, croissant, white bread and sourdough bread, ham, cheese and jam. Yogurt with granola.

Lunch packageAdults € 19,00 Children € 11,00

By arrival coffee (soft drink for the kids) and Limburg fruit pie and during the tour an extensive lunch (also as a vegetarian variant) consisting of:

* Soup of the day * croquette with bread * rustic baguette healthy

For the kids * Frikandel or croquette sandwich * Soda * bag of chips or rocket ice cream

Tapas boardFor 2 persons € 19.50 per shelf

Extensive Tapas board for 2 people with various snacks

Captain's lunch (from 20 people)€ 15,50 per person

For groups of 20 or more people, it is possible to combine the cruise  a Captain's lunch extensive lunch, with an assortment of rolls and breads, young cheese, brie, gingerbread, various meats, yogurt and jam. Coffee and tea are served upon request. Reservations are only possible through our reservations department.

Frequently asked questions

Is it possible to get on the boat with a wheelchair?

2 of our 5 passenger ships are fully adapted for wheelchair users, so there is also a disabled toilet. Due to our extensive sailing program it is not always possible to use an adapted ship. If you want to book a boat trip and you or someone in your party is in a wheelchair, you can only do so through our reservations department.

How do I receive my tickets?

After you have made the payment you will receive the tickets in your mailbox. If you do not receive tickets, we advise you to first consult your spam box. If you do not find any tickets there either, please contact our reservations department.

Can I cancel?

After purchasing your ticket, you can no longer cancel and there is no refund for tickets that you will not use. You can convert your ticket to another date free of charge up to 48 hours in advance. For this, please contact us at our reservations department.

How do I get to Rederij Stiphout?

The jetties and the ticket office are located at Maaspromenade 58, right in the center of Maastricht, between the Sint Servaasbrug and the Wilhelminabrug. The City-Tour through Maastricht, which is provided by our American school bus, also departs from this location.The Maaspromenade is a walking area and is not accessible to cars for large parts of the day (11 a.m.-6 p.m.). We advise you to park your car in one of the parking garages in the vicinity of the Rederij. Visit Maastricht Accessible to plan your trip to our location at Maaspromenade 58.

Can I drop off passengers at the boat?

The Maaspromenade is a pedestrian area and therefore not accessible by car. The nearest parking garage is the Mosae Forum parking garage at Maasboulevard 40. Coaches do have the option to drop off and pick up guests all day long. They can use the route via Het Bat and Kesselskade. For touringcar parking, we refer to the website of Maastricht Bereikbaar.

Where does the boat moor in Liège?

The boat moors near the pedestrian bridge on the Quai de Gaulle in the center of Liège. Coaches can stop nearby at Quai Eduard van Beneden.

Can I bring my dog with me?

During the Maastricht-Liège / Liège-Maastricht boat trip, you may take your dog with you, provided it is kept on a leash.

Am I indoors or outdoors?

Our ships all have indoor seating as well as an outdoor deck. We do not reserve a specific place inside or outside for our passengers. So if you would like to sit outside in good weather, you should embark early.

Is there any other catering on board in addition to the extras shown?

During the boat trip to Liège there is also a lunch menu on board. You can already view the map here.

Do you know a good restaurant for lunch or dinner?

Also on the Maaspromenade is the trendy restaurant “Riverside Lounge” where you can enjoy delicious coffee with Limburg pie, a tasty lunch or an atmospheric dinner.

Do you have a voucher?

To do this, please contact our reservation department.