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

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Train  •  3h 33m

  1. Take the train from Deinze to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€64 - €127

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Bus  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the Bus from Gent to Antwerp
  2. Take the bus from Antwerp to Utrecht Central Station 817 / ...

€13 - €18

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Breda Ic
  3. Take the bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde 401

€28 - €36

Drive  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Deinze to Utrecht 204.8 km

€25 - €40

Train, fly  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the train from Deinze to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€65 - €231

Deinze to Utrecht by train

The train journey time between Deinze and Utrecht is around 3h 8m and covers a distance of around 229 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 5m. Operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), Thalys and Dutch Railways (NS), the Deinze to Utrecht train service departs from Deinze and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically 31 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 8m
Fastest train time:
3h 5m
Train distance:
229 km
Trains per week:
31
Cheapest price:
€64
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:53
Last train departs at:
19:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Deinze to Utrecht train schedules

Belgium → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Curaçao, Cyprus, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Monaco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Thailand, Ukraine, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bangladesh, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Myanmar, Nepal, Pakistan, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, United Kingdom, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Belgium

  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Albania, Armenia, Aruba, Australia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Belgium, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Bulgaria, Canada, Croatia, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Greenland, Hong Kong, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Jordan, Kosovo, Latvia, Lebanon, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macau, Malta, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Taiwan, Thailand, Ukraine, United States and Vatican
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area
  • Health declaration required
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

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Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Belgium

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Belgium.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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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.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Deinze to Utrecht is to Bus which costs €12 - €19 and takes 6h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Deinze to Utrecht is to drive which costs €25 - €40 and takes 2h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Deinze to Utrecht station. However, there are services departing from Deinze Gezellelaan and arriving at Utrecht Central Station via Gent and Antwerp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Deinze to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Deinze and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Anvers-Central and Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 33m.

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It is 165 km from Deinze to Utrecht. It is approximately 204.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Deinze to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 3h 33m and costs €60 - €130.

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It takes approximately 3h 33m to get from Deinze to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Deinze to Utrecht bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni, depart from Gent station.

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Deinze to Utrecht train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Deinze station.

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The best way to get from Deinze to Utrecht is to train which takes 3h 33m and costs €60 - €130. Alternatively, you can Bus, which costs €12 - €19 and takes 6h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Deinze to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 165.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 33m

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

You can take a train from Deinze to Utrecht via Anvers-Central and Rotterdam Centraal in around 3h 33m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Deinze to Utrecht via Gent and Antwerp in around 6h 5m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Tunisair
Website
tunisair.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€85 - €230
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Deinze to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €20
Train from Gand-Saint-Pierre / Gent-Sint-Pieters to Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€11 - €17
Train from Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €10
1st Class
€10 - €16
Train from Deinze to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €13
1st Class
€13 - €19
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Thalys
Standard
€45 - €65
Comfort
€55 - €75
Premium
€60 - €90
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 Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €24
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€17 - €24
Train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €19
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€8 - €12
1st Class
€14 - €19
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12
Website
Bravo
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Gent to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com
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 Antwerp to Utrecht Central Station
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Deinze to Utrecht bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Utrecht Central Station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Deinze to Utrecht is 205 km. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Deinze to Utrecht.

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