COVID-19 Travel restrictions may apply upon entering Belgium. Learn More.
Duration 3h 32m
Distance 170.8 km
Average price 108€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Utrecht and Herent takes 3h 32m and the fastest train takes 3h 8m. The train service runs several times per day from Utrecht to Herent. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Utrecht Centraal
  2. Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  4. Herent
4h 5m
Bookable on Rome2rio
66€ - 362€

Utrecht to Herent train times

Trains run every four hours between Utrecht and Herent. The service departs Utrecht at 19:03 in the evening, which arrives into Herent at 22:13. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 32m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Utrecht to Herent? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

There is widespread community transmission globally.
Some travel restrictions are being lifted in Belgium. For the latest travel status, please check the official page for Belgium.

Learn More.

No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Herent. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Herent via Rotterdam Centraal and Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 5m.

More details

The distance between Utrecht and Herent is 135 km. The road distance is 170.8 km.

Get driving directions

Utrecht to Herent train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

More details

Utrecht to Herent train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Herent station.

More details

Book your Utrecht to Herent train tickets online with Omio, Omio and Omio.

Search and book

There are 2175+ hotels available in Herent. Prices start at 87€ per night.

More details

Get the Rome2rio app

Find the best way to get from A to B, anywhere in the world, on your mobile or tablet.

Compare your options: plane, train, bus, car, ferry, bike share, driving and walking directions all in one search.

Learn more about our apps