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There are 4 ways to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht by bus, tram, taxi or car

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Bus  •  13 min

  1. Take the bus from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord 202 / ...

€2 - €4

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Line 61 tram  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 61 tram from Nieuwegein, Stadscentrum to Utrecht, Graadt van Roggenweg 60 / ...

€2 - €4

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Nieuwegein to Utrecht 9.9 km

€24 - €29

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Nieuwegein to Utrecht 9.9 km

€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.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
18 min
Fastest bus time:
12 min
Buses per week:
714
Cheapest price:
€2
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
00:01
Last bus departs at:
23:55

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Nieuwegein to Utrecht bus schedules

Nieuwegein → Utrecht
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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: 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.

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The quickest way to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht is to bus which costs €2 - €4 and takes 13 min.

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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.

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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.

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The distance between Nieuwegein and Utrecht is 7 km. The road distance is 9.9 km.

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The best way to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht without a car is to bus which takes 13 min and costs €2 - €4.

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The bus from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord takes 13 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Nieuwegein to Utrecht bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, depart from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg station.

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Nieuwegein to Utrecht train services, operated by U-Ov, depart from Nieuwegein, Stadscentrum station.

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Nieuwegein to Utrecht bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, arrive at Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord station.

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Map of how to get from Nieuwegein to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 7.4 km
  • Duration: 13 min

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.

Train operators
U-Ov
Phone
0900 - 5252241
Website
u-ov.info
Tram from Nieuwegein, Stadscentrum to Utrecht, Graadt van Roggenweg
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
U-Ov
Bus operators
Syntus Utrecht
Website
syntusutrecht.nl
Bus from Nieuwegein, Fokkesteeg to Utrecht, Rijnsweerd Noord
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Syntus Utrecht
U-Ov
Phone
0900 - 5252241
Website
u-ov.info
Bus from Nieuwegein, Stadshuis to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
U-Ov
Other operators
Taxi from Nieuwegein to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
€24 - €29
Taxi Utrecht Midland
Phone
+31 30 744 0878
Website
taxi-utrecht-midland.nl
J.A. van den Berg Taxi
Phone
+31 30 889 0754
Cheapcab
Phone
+31 30 269 0724
Website
cheapcab.nl

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Nieuwegein to Utrecht train services, operated by U-Ov, arrive at Utrecht, Graadt van Roggenweg station.

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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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