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There are 5 ways to get from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht by train, bus, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  17 min

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht Centraal Intercity / ...

€8 - €19

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  52 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amersfoort to Utrecht 24.7 km

€3

3 alternative options

Bus  •  29 min

  1. Take the bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord 202 / ...

€3 - €4

Taxi  •  20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht 23.3 km

€50 - €65

Drive  •  20 min

  1. Drive from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht 23.3 km

€2 - €5

Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht by walk and train

The journey time between Amersfoort Centraal and Utrecht is around 14 min and covers a distance of around 21 km. The fastest journey normally takes 13 min. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), the Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht service departs from Amersfoort Centraal and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically 873 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
14 min
Fastest journey time:
13 min
Services per week:
873
Cheapest price:
€8
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
00:10
Last service departs at:
23:59

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht walk and train schedules

Amersfoort Centraal → Utrecht
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
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  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Utrecht is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Utrecht is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Utrecht is 1.5 metres.

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht is to rideshare which costs €3 and takes 52 min.

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The fastest way to get from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht is to train. Taking this option will cost €8 - €19 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amersfoort, Centraal Station station and arriving at Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amersfoort Centraal and arriving at Utrecht Centraal. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.

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The distance between Amersfoort Centraal and Utrecht is 19 km. The road distance is 23.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 17 min and costs €8 - €19.

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The train from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht Centraal takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, depart from Amersfoort, Centraal Station.

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

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The best way to get from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht is to train which takes 17 min and costs €8 - €19. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €3 - €4 and takes 29 min.

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Map of how to get from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 18.6 km
  • Duration: 17 min

What companies run services between Amersfoort Centraal, Netherlands and Utrecht, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht Centraal every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €8 - €19 and the journey takes 13 min. Alternatively, Syntus Utrecht operates a bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 29 min. U-Ov also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

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 Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €11
1st Class
€13 - €19
Bus operators
Syntus Utrecht
Website
syntusutrecht.nl
Bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Syntus Utrecht
U-Ov
Phone
0900 - 5252241
Website
u-ov.info
Bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd-Noord
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €4
Website
U-Ov
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amersfoort to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
€50 - €65
Taxi Utrecht Midland
Phone
+31 30 744 0878
Website
taxi-utrecht-midland.nl
J.A. van den Berg Taxi
Phone
+31 30 889 0754
Cheapcab
Phone
+31 30 269 0724
Website
cheapcab.nl

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Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, arrive at Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht is 23 km. It takes approximately 20 min to drive from Amersfoort Centraal to Utrecht.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Amersfoort Centraal and Utrecht. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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