There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  34 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal Intercity

$10 - $18

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Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Utrecht 28.2 miles

$5

3 alternative options

Line 300 bus, train  •  58 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Bijlmer ArenA 300
  2. Take the train from Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA to Utrecht Centraal Intercity

$9 - $18

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht 29.4 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht 29.4 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Utrecht Centraal. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 34 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Utrecht is 34 km. The road distance is 47.1 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 34 min and costs .

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The train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal takes 34 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Schiphol Airport station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht is 47 km. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht.

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

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  • Distance: 21.5 miles
  • Duration: 34 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Utrecht, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 34 min.

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 Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amsterdam Bijlmer ArenA to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Airport to Amsterdam, Bijlmer ArenA
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
connexxion.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. 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 be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
TCA Taxi
Phone
+31 20 777 7777
Website
tcataxi.nl
Staxi
Phone
+31 20 705 8888
Website
staxi.nl
Goedkoopnaarschiphol.NL
Phone
+31 20 260 0810
Website
goedkoopnaarschiphol.nl

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