There are 4 ways to get from Amsterdam to Utrecht by train, taxi, car or rideshare

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Recommended option

Train  •  27 min

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

$8 - $14

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  50 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Utrecht 25.3 miles

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Amsterdam to Utrecht 27.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Utrecht 27.1 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Utrecht is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Utrecht is to train which takes 27 min and costs 6€ - 12€.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Utrecht is 35 km. The road distance is 43 km.

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The train from Amsterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Utrecht Centraal. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Utrecht, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Utrecht every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $8 - $14 and the journey takes 27 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Amsterdam to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
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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