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There are 9 ways to get from Douarnenez to Utrecht by train, bus, ferry, car or plane

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Train  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the train from Quimper to Rennes Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
  4. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€210 - €353

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Fly Quimper to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  9h 19m

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

€46 - €183

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Bus  •  19h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Quimper to Lille N702
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Utrecht Central Station 800

€52 - €72

Bus, ferry, train  •  20h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Quimper to Bruges
  2. Take the bus from Brugge Station perron 10 to Breskens Veerhaven 42
  3. Take the ferry from Breskens, Veerhaven to Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg Wsf
  4. Take the train from Vlissingen to Rotterdam Centraal
  5. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€73 - €130

Drive  •  10h 20m

  1. Drive from Douarnenez to Utrecht 1008.2 km

€120 - €190

Fly Quimper to Rotterdam, train  •  9h 36m

  1. Fly from Quimper (UIP) to Rotterdam (RTM) UIP - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€65 - €260

Train to Rennes, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  8h 52m

  1. Take the train from Quimper to Rennes
  2. Fly from Rennes (RNS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) RNS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€129 - €387

Train to Brest, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the train from Quimper to Brest
  2. Fly from Brest (BES) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BES - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€112 - €233

Train to Nantes, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the train from Quimper to Nantes
  2. Fly from Nantes (NTE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) NTE - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€126 - €285

Douarnenez to Utrecht by bus and train

The journey time between Douarnenez and Utrecht is around 19h 34m and covers a distance of around 1240 km. The fastest journey normally takes 19h 26m. Operated by BreizhGo, TGV inOui, SNCF and others, the Douarnenez to Utrecht service departs from Office de Tourisme and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
19h 34m
Fastest journey time:
19h 26m
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€210
Carbon emissions:
67 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:45
Last service departs at:
18:38

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Douarnenez to Utrecht bus and train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Douarnenez to Utrecht is to bus which costs €50 - €75 and takes 19h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Douarnenez to Utrecht is to train and fly which costs €120 - €390 and takes 8h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Douarnenez to Utrecht station. However, there are services departing from Office de Tourisme and arriving at Utrecht Central Station via Quimper and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 12m.

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The distance between Douarnenez and Utrecht is 806 km. The road distance is 1008.2 km.

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The best way to get from Douarnenez to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 12h 45m and costs €210 - €360.

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It takes approximately 12h 45m to get from Douarnenez to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Douarnenez to Utrecht bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Quimper station.

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The best way to get from Douarnenez to Utrecht is to train which takes 12h 45m and costs €210 - €360. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €50 - €75 and takes 19h 12m.

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There is no direct flight from Quimper Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport. The quickest flight takes 6h 50m and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Douarnenez to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 806.5 km
  • Duration: 12h 45m

What companies run services between Douarnenez, France and Utrecht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Douarnenez to Utrecht via Gare Routière SNCF, Quimper, Rennes, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi, and Schiphol Airport in around 12h 45m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Douarnenez to Utrecht via Gare Routière SNCF, Quimper, and Lille in around 19h 12m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Quimper to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris Orly, Marseille
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €200
Flights from Quimper to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris Orly, Toulouse
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €200
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €350
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €350
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €300
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Lyon
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €300
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Lyon, Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€160 - €300
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €380
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €410
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €350
Flights from Rennes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €350
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €300
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG, Basel
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Porto
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €550
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €380
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Quimper to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City
Ave. Duration
8h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €160
Flights from Quimper to Amsterdam Schiphol via London City, Dublin
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€45 - €200
Flights from Quimper to Rotterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €230
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Quimper to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€75 - €290
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €320
Flights from Brest to Amsterdam Schiphol via Nice
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€210 - €380
Flights from Nantes to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €380
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Quimper to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€50 - €60
1st Class
€45 - €60
Train from Rennes to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€110 - €150
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€110 - €130
1st Class
€120 - €150
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Quimper to Rennes
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€29 - €60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€29 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €60
Train from Quimper to Brest
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€13 - €35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€13 - €20
Rail 1st Class
€21 - €35
Train from Quimper to Nantes
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€30 - €65
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
€30 - €45
Rail 1st Class
€40 - €65
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Thalys
Standard
€60 - €85
Comfort
€70 - €95
Premium
€85 - €120
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 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
Train from Vlissingen to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€15 - €22
1st Class
€26 - €40
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €24
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €15
1st Class
€17 - €24
Bus operators
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Quimper to Lille
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lille to Utrecht Central Station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Quimper to Bruges
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€40 - €50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
De Lijn
Phone
070 220 200
Email
delijn
Website
delijn.be
Bus from Brugge Station perron 10 to Breskens Veerhaven
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
De Lijn
m-ticket
€2
single ticket
€3
Ferry operators
Westerschelde Ferry
Phone
+31 (0)850401800
Email
klantenservice@westerscheldeferry.nl
Website
westerscheldeferry.nl
Ferry from Breskens, Veerhaven to Vlissingen, Westerhavenweg
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€4
Website
Westerschelde Ferry

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