Routes and Transportation

How to reach MERU – MVU in Sint Odilienberg…

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Willem Alexanderlaan 1
6077 BX Sint Odilienberg



TAXI service:

These are the taxi companies MERU uses:

Schophoven  (for airport rides from Dusseldorf):

+49 178 290 5050     (operator speaks English)

Lei Wolters  (for rides within Holland):

+31 654 314 749     (operator speaks English)


Other option:

+31 475 340 340     (operator speaks English)

Public Transportation Route Planner:                  (in Dutch)

9292 – your travel planner           (in English)

Ticket Pricing               (in English)

Bus Timetables:

The following bus lines are available in Sint Odilienberg:

Bus 79       Bus 80       Bus 178       Bus 179


Simple bus trip to Roermond:

Weekdays: Take Bus 80 destination Roermond from bus stop “Schaapsweg/Willem Alexanderlaan” (2 min from MERU) till  “Station” (last stop) in Roermond.  “Station” is the center of Roermond – all major shops and places of interest are nearby.

Ticket is 4 EUR / person — buy the ticket from the driver.

Day-Ticket (Dagkaart) is 4.50 EUR / person — buy the ticket from the driver. Valid for the whole day on the same Bus line you bought it. So make sure to take the same line (like 80) on the return trip.

The way back: find the main bus station near the train station (where you arrived before). Take Bus 80 destination Susteren till “Schaapsweg/Willem Alexanderlaan” in Sint Odilienberg.

Weekends: Take BUS 178 from near the “Plus” general store to Roermond Station. Back – take Bus 179 from Roermond Station to Sint Odilienberg.


Train Journey Planners: – (NL)    (in English)     Online tickets available! – (DE)    (in English)     Online tickets available!


The most frequently used airports (by our guests):

Eindhoven (EIN)  – (NL)

– 72 km by car
Wizzair and Ryanair flights available

Amsterdam  (AMS) – Schipol  – (NL)

– 190 km by car
– easy to reach by train: take an Intercity between Schipol airport station and Roermond station

Düsseldorf  (DUS)  – (DE)

– 74 km by car

Weeze/Düsseldorf (NRN) – (DE)

– 72 km by car
Wizzair and Ryanair flights available

Cologne(Köln)/Bonn (CGN) – (DE)

– 109 km by car

Brussels (BRU) – Zaventem – (BE)

– 146 km by car

Maastricht (MST) – (NL)

– 42 km by car

From most airports it is best to take a train to Roermond, then take a taxi or bus from there.

MERU Bus transportation to MERU Vlodrop and back to Sint Odilienberg :

9:45 AM – from Sint Odilienberg to MERU Vlodrop

4:45 PM  – from MERU Vlodrop to Sint Odilienberg
8:30 PM  – from MERU Vlodrop to Sint Odilienberg

Buses go every day, same schedule – leaving Sint Odilienberg from the main entrance, Vlodrop from the bus parking area.