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

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  1. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal



  1. Take the rideshare from 's-Hertogenbosch to Utrecht


  1. Take a taxi from Den Bosch to Utrecht


  1. Drive from Den Bosch to Utrecht

Den Bosch to Utrecht by train

The train journey time between Den Bosch and Utrecht is around 57 min and covers a distance of around 50 km. This includes an average layover time of around 15 min. The fastest train normally takes 38 min. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS), Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and Nederlandse Spoorwegen, the Den Bosch to Utrecht train service departs from Hertogenb and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically 292 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
41 min
Layover time:
15 min
Total time:
57 min

Train route information

Fastest train time:
38 min
Train distance:
50 km
Trains per week:
Cheapest price:
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
Last train departs at:

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Den Bosch to Utrecht train schedules

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COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

Frequently Asked Questions

Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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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.

Last updated: 22 Sep 2021
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The cost-effective way to get from Den Bosch to Utrecht is to rideshare, which costs €4 and takes 1h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Den Bosch to Utrecht is to train which costs €16 - €40 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Den Bosch to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Hertogenb and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Hertogenbosch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Den Bosch and Utrecht is 45 km. The road distance is 56.1 km.

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The best way to get from Den Bosch to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs €16 - €40.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Den Bosch to Utrecht, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Den Bosch to Utrecht is 56 km. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Den Bosch to Utrecht.

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  • Distance: 45.4 km
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Den Bosch, Netherlands and Utrecht, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €10 - €23 and the journey takes 27 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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
+31 30 751 5155
Train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €23
Dutch Railways (NS)
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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
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
28 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Deutsche Bahn
Nederlandse Spoorwegen
Train from 's-Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
6 times a week
Schedules at
Other operators

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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Rideshare from 's-Hertogenbosch to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
3 times a day
Estimated price
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Taxi from Den Bosch to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
€130 - €170
Taxibedrijf Tronics
+31 6 24441195
Taxi Den Bosch
+31 6 22593180
Bossche Taxi Den Bosch
+31 73 623 3339

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