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Duration 42 min
Distance 59.5 km
Average price 17€
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The train between Utrecht and Leiden Centraal takes 42 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Utrecht to Leiden Centraal. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Utrecht Centraal
  2. Leiden Centraal
42 min
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10€ - 23€

Utrecht to Leiden Centraal train times

Trains run every 30 minutes between Utrecht and Leiden Centraal. The earliest departure is at 22:25 at night, and the last departure from Utrecht is at 23:55 which arrives into Leiden Centraal at 00:37. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 42 min. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Leiden Centraal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Leiden Centraal is 45 km. The road distance is 59.5 km.

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

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Utrecht to Leiden Centraal train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Leiden Centraal station.

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What companies run services between Utrecht and Leiden Centraal?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht Centraal to Leiden Centraal every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 10€ - 23€ and the journey takes 42 min.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 23€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Leiden Centraal
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€

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