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There are 10 ways to get from Murcia to Utrecht by bus, plane, train, car or shuttle

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Bus to Alicante, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ALC - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€62 - €131

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Train to Valencia, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  8h 51m

  1. Take the train from Murcia Del Carmen to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord
  2. Fly from Valencia (VLC) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) VLC - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€51 - €155

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Bus to Alicante, fly to Rotterdam, train  •  7h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Rotterdam (RTM) ALC - RTM
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€86 - €308

Bus to Alicante, fly to Eindhoven, train  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Eindhoven (EIN) ALC - EIN
  3. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€63 - €173

Bus to Alicante, fly to Brussels, train  •  8h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Brussels (BRU) ALC - BRU
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
  4. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€115 - €319

Bus to Alicante, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  9h 14m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
  2. Fly from Alicante (ALC) to Dusseldorf (DUS) ALC - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal

€121 - €221

Train  •  19h 53m

  1. Take the train from Orihuela to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha Ave
  2. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants Ave
  3. Take the train from Barcelona-Sants to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud Tgv / ...
  4. Take the train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Rotterdam Centraal
  5. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€351 - €702

Bus  •  32h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Irun
  2. Take the bus from Irun to Utrecht

€149 - €199

Drive  •  19h 29m

  1. Drive from Murcia to Utrecht 2069.1 km

€260 - €390

Bus, shuttle  •  26h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Murcia to Benidorm Jaen
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Benidorm to Utrecht, Touringcarhalte Reactorweg

€181 - €185

Spain → Netherlands
Partially open

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International entry into Netherlands from Spain

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain
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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, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Taiwan, Ukraine, 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 Spain

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • 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 Spain
  • 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, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, 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, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Norway, Poland, Qatar, Romania, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, Slovenia, South Korea, Svalbard and Jan Mayen, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, 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

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Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Spain

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from Spain.

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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 Spain from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Murcia to Utrecht is to bus and fly and train which costs €60 - €140 and takes 6h 42m.

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The quickest way to get from Murcia to Utrecht is to bus and fly and train which costs €60 - €140 and takes 6h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Murcia to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Murcia and arriving at Utrecht via Irun. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Murcia to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Murcia Del Carmen and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Orihuela, Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, Barcelona-Sants, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud and Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 53m.

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The distance between Murcia and Utrecht is 1642 km. The road distance is 2069.1 km.

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The best way to get from Murcia to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 19h 53m and costs €350 - €700.

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It takes approximately 6h 42m to get from Murcia to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Murcia to Utrecht bus services, operated by Bilman Bus, depart from Murcia station.

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Murcia to Utrecht train services, operated by Renfe AVE, depart from Orihuela station.

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The best way to get from Murcia to Utrecht is to train which takes 19h 53m and costs €350 - €700. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €140 - €200 and takes 32h 45m.

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  • Distance: 1641.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 42m

What companies run services between Murcia, Spain and Utrecht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Murcia to Utrecht via Orihuela, Madrid-Puerta De Atocha, Barcelona-Sants, Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud, and Rotterdam Centraal in around 19h 53m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Murcia to Utrecht via Irun in around 32h 45m.

Airlines
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Alicante to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €240
Flights from Alicante to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €270
Flights from Alicante to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €200
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Alicante to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €260
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €210
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €420
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Alicante to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €210
Flights from Alicante to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €270
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€55 - €210
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €390
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €390
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €330
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€120 - €410
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €280
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Alicante to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €160
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €160
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €320
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Alicante to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €210
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€40 - €180
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €390
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€70 - €390
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €280
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Alicante to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €480
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€180 - €650
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €350
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €350
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Alicante to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Eindhoven via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €130
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €290
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €440
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €290
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Valencia to Amsterdam Schiphol via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €170
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Alicante to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €700
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €360
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Alicante to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€230 - €650
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Alicante to Eindhoven via Budapest
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €270
TUI fly Belgium
Website
tuifly.be
Flights from Alicante to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €430
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
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 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 Eindhoven Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €28
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€12 - €17
1st Class
€20 - €28
Renfe Viajeros

Spain's excellent and extensive rail system connects cities across Spain and into neighbouring countries. Renfe's high-speed AVE trains can reach speeds of up to 350km/h, making travel between major cities very efficient. All medium- and long-distance trains require a seat reservation; ticket sales for these trains usually open 30-60 days before travel. Most Renfe trains have two classes: Turista (2nd class) and Preferente (1st class), although some AVE trains offer Turista Plus. There is free WiFi for Preferente passengers and for those with a +Renfe loyalty card.

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Contact Details
Phone
902 320 320
Website
renfe.com
Train from Murcia Del Carmen to Valencia-Estacio Del Nord
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
Renfe Viajeros
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
Train from Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€170 - €370
Website
Thalys
Standard
€170 - €240
Comfort
€190 - €250
Premium
€270 - €370
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
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Renfe AVE
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Contact Details
Website
renfe.com
Train from Orihuela to Madrid-Puerta De Atocha
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€50 - €100
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€50 - €70
Promo+
€57 - €61
Flexible
€75 - €100
Train from Madrid-Puerta De Atocha to Barcelona-Sants
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €120
Website
Renfe AVE
Promo
€60 - €80
Promo+
€68 - €73
Flexible
€90 - €120
Renfe SNCF
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Train from Barcelona-Sants to Valence Tgv Rhone-Alpes Sud
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
renfe-sncf.com
Bus operators
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. There are three types of tickets on offer (Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass), along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Murcia to Alicante Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Irun to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
19h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€100 - €150
Website
alsa.com
Bilman Bus
Phone
902 999 748
Website
bilmanbus.es
Bus from Murcia to Irun
Ave. Duration
12h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50
Schedules at
web.bilmanbus.es
Interbus
Phone
+34 (0) 902 64 64 28
Email
info@interbus.es
Website
interbus.es
Bus from Murcia to Benidorm
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Schedules at
interbus.es
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Benidorm to Utrecht, Touringcarhalte Reactorweg
Ave. Duration
23h 36m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€170
Book at
Starliner

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The quickest flight from Alicante Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 45m.

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Murcia to Utrecht bus services, operated by ALSA, arrive at Utrecht station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Murcia to Utrecht is 2069 km. It takes approximately 19h 29m to drive from Murcia to Utrecht.

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KLM, Vueling Airlines, Lufthansa and three other airlines offer flights from Alicante Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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