In Maastricht you pay for parking your car in the streets between 08.00 and 18.00 h (Thursday: 08.00-21.00 h; Sunday: 12.00-18.00 h). It costs € 2,90 per hour, with a time limit from 1 to 4 hours.
Around the city you pay € 1,50 per hour with max. € 6,60 for the whole day. No time limit.
In more recent park machines, you enter your car licence plate. This works also for international cars.
If you park your car far outside the city center, you can park for free. Also at P+R Maastricht Noord is a free parking with bus service to the city center. The bus transfer costs € 2,15 per person or € 5,40 for a group from 3-5 people (round-trip prices). Bus trip: ca. 12 minutes.