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

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Train  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal Intercity / ...

€20 - €46

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Rideshare  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the rideshare from Breda to Utrecht 67.4 km

€5

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Breda, Claudius Prinsenlaan to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde 401 / ...

€6 - €12

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Breda to Utrecht 75.3 km

€210 - €260

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Breda to Utrecht 75.3 km

€9 - €14

Breda to Utrecht by train

The train journey time between Breda and Utrecht is around 1h 12m and covers a distance of around 92 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 1m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, the Breda to Utrecht train service departs from Breda and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically 464 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 12m
Fastest train time:
1h 1m
Trains per week:
464
Cheapest price:
€20
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:23
Last train departs at:
23:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Breda to Utrecht train schedules

Breda → Utrecht
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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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The cheapest way to get from Breda to Utrecht is to rideshare which costs €5 and takes 1h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Breda to Utrecht is to taxi which costs €210 - €260 and takes 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Breda, Claudius Prinsenlaan and arriving at Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Breda to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Breda and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Hertogenbosch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 3m.

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The distance between Breda and Utrecht is 61 km. The road distance is 75.3 km.

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The best way to get from Breda to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs €19 - €50.

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It takes approximately 1h 3m to get from Breda to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Breda to Utrecht bus services, operated by Bravo, depart from Breda, Claudius Prinsenlaan station.

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

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The best way to get from Breda to Utrecht is to train which takes 1h 3m and costs €19 - €50. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €6 - €12 and takes 1h 12m.

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Map of how to get from Breda to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 60.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 3m

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

You can take a train from Breda to Utrecht via Hertogenbosch in around 1h 3m. Alternatively, Bravo operates a bus from Breda, Claudius Prinsenlaan to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde hourly. Tickets cost €12 and the journey takes 1h 12m. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

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 Breda to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €22
Train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Breda, Claudius Prinsenlaan to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12
Website
Bravo
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Breda central train station to Utrecht Central Station
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Breda to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Breda to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
€210 - €260
Taxi Hermano Breda
Phone
+31 6 25526698
Taxi Centrale Breda
Phone
+31 76 501 2345
Taxi Breda Airport
Phone
+31 6 45074850
Website
airporttaxibreda.business.site

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Breda to Utrecht bus services, operated by Bravo, arrive at Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Breda to Utrecht is 75 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Breda to Utrecht.

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Book your Breda to Utrecht bus tickets online with Omio and FlixBus.

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

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