There are 4 ways to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht by bus, tram, taxi or car
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Bus • 13 min
€2 - €4
3 alternative options
Line 61 tram • 17 min
€2 - €4
Taxi • 13 min
€24 - €29
Drive • 13 min
€1 - €2
Nieuwegein to Utrecht by bus
The bus journey time between Nieuwegein and Utrecht is around 18 min and covers a distance of around 10 km. The fastest bus normally takes 12 min. Operated by Syntus Utrecht and U-Ov, the Nieuwegein to Utrecht bus service departs from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg and arrives in Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord. Typically 714 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
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Buses departing Wednesday, June 23, 2021
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Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht is to drive which costs €1 - €2 and takes 13 min.
The quickest way to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht is to bus which costs €2 - €4 and takes 13 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg and arriving at Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 13 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Nieuwegein, Stadscentrum and arriving at Utrecht, Graadt van Roggenweg. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.
The distance between Nieuwegein and Utrecht is 7 km. The road distance is 9.9 km.
The best way to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht without a car is to bus which takes 13 min and costs €2 - €4.
The bus from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Nieuwegein to Utrecht bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, depart from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg station.
Nieuwegein to Utrecht train services, operated by U-Ov, depart from Nieuwegein, Stadscentrum station.
Nieuwegein to Utrecht bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, arrive at Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord station.
What companies run services between Nieuwegein, Netherlands and Utrecht, Netherlands?
Syntus Utrecht operates a bus from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord hourly, and the journey takes 13 min. U-Ov also services this route every 20 minutes. Alternatively, U-Ov operates a vehicle from Nieuwegein, Stadscentrum to Utrecht, Graadt van Roggenweg every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €2 - €4 and the journey takes 17 min.
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Nieuwegein to Utrecht train services, operated by U-Ov, arrive at Utrecht, Graadt van Roggenweg station.
Yes, the driving distance between Nieuwegein to Utrecht is 10 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Nieuwegein to Utrecht.
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