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There are 10 ways to get from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Reims to Paris-Est Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal
  3. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€150 - €302

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Reims, Rue du Général Estienne to Paris, Bercy Seine RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Paris to Utrecht Central Station 800 / ...

€20 - €36

8 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7h 57m

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda Ic
  3. Take the bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde 401

€94 - €119

Bus, train  •  10h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Reims Champagne Ardenne TGV to Maastricht 180
  2. Take the train from Maastricht to Utrecht Centraal Intercity

€41 - €72

Drive  •  4h 15m

  1. Drive from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht 401 km

€50 - €75

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the train from Reims to Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CDG - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€122 - €228

Train to Brussels, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Champagne-Ardenne to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€128 - €310

Train to Paris Orly, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 49m

  1. Take the train from Reims to Paris-Est
  2. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ORY - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€120 - €300

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Brussels, train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Reims to Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  4. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch
  5. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal

€141 - €395

Train to Paris CDG, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7h 23m

  1. Take the train from Reims to Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Dusseldorf (DUS) CDG - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal

€126 - €288

Reims Cathedral to Utrecht by walk and train

The journey time between Reims Cathedral and Utrecht is around 6h 21m and covers a distance of around 652 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 57m. Operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), Thalys and Dutch Railways (NS), the Reims Cathedral to Utrecht service departs from Reims Cathedral and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically 28 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 21m
Fastest journey time:
4h 57m
Services per week:
28
Cheapest price:
€150
Carbon emissions:
34 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:45
Last service departs at:
19:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Reims Cathedral to Utrecht walk and train schedules

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The most affordable way to get from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht is to bus, which costs €20 - €40 and takes 11h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht is to drive which costs €50 - €75 and takes 4h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht station. However, there are services departing from Reims, Rue du Général Estienne and arriving at Utrecht Central Station via Paris. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Reims and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Paris Nord and Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 48m.

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The distance between Reims Cathedral and Utrecht is 325 km. The road distance is 401 km.

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The best way to get from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 5h 48m and costs €150 - €310.

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It takes approximately 5h 48m to get from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Reims Cathedral to Utrecht bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Reims, Rue du Général Estienne station.

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Reims Cathedral to Utrecht train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Reims station.

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The best way to get from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht is to train which takes 5h 48m and costs €150 - €310. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €20 - €40 and takes 11h 3m.

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  • Distance: 324.7 km
  • Duration: 5h 48m

What companies run services between Reims Cathedral, France and Utrecht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht via Reims, Paris-Est, Paris Nord, and Rotterdam Centraal in around 5h 48m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht via Reims, Rue du Général Estienne and Paris in around 11h 3m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €330
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €440
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €230
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€15 - €210
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €190
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Reims to Paris-Est
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €80
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Reims to Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €70
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €200
Website
Thalys
Standard
€95 - €140
Comfort
€110 - €150
Premium
€140 - €200
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 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
Train from Maastricht to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €45
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€19 - €27
1st Class
€30 - €45
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 Breda to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €22
Train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€10 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
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 Champagne-Ardenne to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€70 - €90
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€70 - €85
1st Class
€75 - €90
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€17 - €25
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €20
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
€18 - €20
1st Class
€25 - €29
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 Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Breda, Centraal Station to Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12
Website
Bravo
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Reims Champagne Ardenne TGV to Maastricht
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€21 - €26
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris to Utrecht Central Station
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Reims, Rue du Général Estienne to Paris, Bercy Seine
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
RegioJet
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €20
Website
Blablabus

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Reims Cathedral to Utrecht is 401 km. It takes approximately 4h 15m to drive from Reims Cathedral to Utrecht.

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