There are 3 ways to get from Eindhoven to Drachten by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Eindhoven to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerenveen Intercity

$35 - $64

2 alternative options

Bus  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Eindhoven Airport to Amsterdam
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam to Drachten N44

$36 - $41

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Eindhoven to Drachten 145.2 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Eindhoven, Netherlands and Drachten, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Eindhoven to Drachten via Utrecht Centraal, Heerenveen, and Heerenveen, Busstation in around 3 h 39 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Eindhoven to Drachten via Eindhoven, Airport, Eindhoven Airport, and Amsterdam in around 6 h 2 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Eindhoven to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Heerenveen
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Eindhoven to Drachten?

The distance between Eindhoven and Drachten is 191 km. The road distance is 232 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Drachten?

The cheapest way to get from Eindhoven to Drachten is to bus which costs 29€ - 34€ and takes 6 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Eindhoven to Drachten?

The quickest way to get from Eindhoven to Drachten is to drive which takes 2 h 13 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

Is there a direct bus between Eindhoven and Drachten?

No, there is no direct bus from Eindhoven to Drachten. However, there are services departing from Eindhoven, Piazza and arriving at Drachten via Eindhoven Airport and Amsterdam. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Eindhoven to Drachten?

It takes approximately 3 h 39 min to get from Eindhoven to Drachten, including transfers.