There are 5 ways to get from Brussels to Utrecht by train, bus, car or plane

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 Thalys  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Rotterdam Centraal Tha
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal Intercity

$52 - $79

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht Ouibus

$6 - $9

3 alternative options

Train NS International  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Centraal to Breda Intercity direct / ...
  2. Take the train from Breda to Utrecht Centraal Express

$14 - $25

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Utrecht 107.2 miles

$26 - $40

Fly, train  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRU - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Utrecht Centraal

$74 - $259

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Utrecht is to bus which costs 5€ - 8€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Utrecht is to drive which takes 1 h 46 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

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The distance between Brussels and Utrecht is 148 km. The road distance is 172 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to get from Brussels to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station and arriving at Utrecht. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Bruxelles Midi and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Utrecht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Brussels to Utrecht via Rotterdam Centraal in around 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Brussels to Utrecht every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $9 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Brussel-Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Nmbs/Sncb
Website
belgianrail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Central to Breda
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
belgianrail.be
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus

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