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Duration 3h 48m
Distance 245.9 km
Average price 97€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The train between Utrecht and Ostend takes 3h 48m. The train service runs several times per day from Utrecht to Ostend. 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. Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
  4. Ostend
4h 34m
68€ - 131€

Utrecht to Ostend train times

Trains run five times a day between Utrecht and Ostend. The service departs Utrecht at 19:03 in the evening, which arrives into Ostend at 22:51. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 48m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Ostend. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Ostende / Oostende via Rotterdam Centraal and Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 34m.

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The distance between Utrecht and Ostend is 180 km. The road distance is 245.9 km.

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

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

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