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There are 11 ways to get from Rome to Utrecht by plane, train, bus, night train, car, car train or shuttle

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

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Fly Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 35m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) FCO - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Utrecht Centraal

€50 - €184

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Eindhoven, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Eindhoven (EIN) CIA - EIN
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€28 - €89

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Fly Rome to Rotterdam, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Rotterdam (RTM) FCO - RTM
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

€64 - €261

Fly Rome to Brussels, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Brussels (BRU) FCO - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch
  4. Take the train from Hertogenbosch to Utrecht Centraal

€79 - €261

Fly Rome to Dusseldorf, train  •  8h 10m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FCO - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal

€104 - €234

Train  •  16h 25m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf Ec
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Utrecht Centraal Ice

€232 - €524

Bus  •  26h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence 510 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Florence to Düsseldorf central bus station
  3. Take the bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Utrecht Central Station 068

€82 - €103

Night train  •  24h 39m

  1. Take the night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf Nj
  2. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Utrecht Centraal Nj

€156 - €201

Drive  •  14h 57m

  1. Drive from Rome to Utrecht 1611.8 km

€200 - €300

Drive, car train  •  24h 46m

  1. Drive from Rome to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Utrecht

Train, shuttle  •  19h 57m

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Desenzano del Garda 8956 / ...
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Desenzano del Garda to Utrecht, Touringcarhalte Reactorweg

€190 - €243

Rome to Utrecht by train

The train journey time between Rome and Utrecht is around 16h 49m and covers a distance of around 1640 km. The fastest train normally takes 14h 56m. Operated by Trenitalia Frecce, ItaloTreno, Trenitalia Eurocity and others, the Rome to Utrecht train service departs from Roma Termini and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically six trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
16h 49m
Fastest train time:
14h 56m
Trains per week:
6
Cheapest price:
€238
Carbon emissions:
86 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
08:05
Last train departs at:
08:05

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rome to Utrecht train schedules

Italy → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Italy

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy
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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), Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside EU Schengen Area with the above exceptions. Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, French Guiana, Guyana, India, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, South Africa, Suriname, Uruguay and Venezuela are also restricted

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Italy

  • There are no current restrictions
This applies to arrivals from Italy
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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 Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Croatia, Curaçao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

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Considerations leaving from Italy

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

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Italy.

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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
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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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 Italy from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 16 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Utrecht is to fly and train which costs €28 - €90 and takes 6h 17m.

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The fastest way to get from Rome to Utrecht is to fly and train which takes 5h 35m and costs €50 - €190.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome station to Utrecht station. However, there are services departing from Rome Tiburtina Bus station and arriving at Utrecht Central Station via Florence and Düsseldorf central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 26h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Rome to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Roma Termini and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Milano Centrale, Mannheim Hbf and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 25m.

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The distance between Rome and Utrecht is 1262 km. The road distance is 1611.8 km.

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The best way to get from Rome to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 16h 25m and costs €230 - €550.

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It takes approximately 5h 35m to get from Rome to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Rome to Utrecht bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rome Tiburtina Bus station.

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Rome to Utrecht train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Roma Termini station.

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The best way to get from Rome to Utrecht is to train which takes 16h 25m and costs €230 - €550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €80 - €110 and takes 26h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Rome to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 1262.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 35m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Utrecht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Rome to Utrecht via Milano Centrale, Mannheim Hbf, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 16h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rome to Utrecht via Florence and Düsseldorf central bus station in around 26h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €390
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€150 - €390
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €330
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €370
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €370
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €310
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €310
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €290
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €150
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 29m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €420
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €410
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €470
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €600
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €330
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €210
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €210
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €250
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €150
Flights from Rome to Amsterdam Schiphol via Basel
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €150
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rome to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €200
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€50 - €3300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€18 - €180
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€23 - €85
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Rome to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€170 - €450
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Dusseldorf via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €350
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
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 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
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
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
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
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Trenitalia Frecce

Trenitalia’s high-speed Frecce trains run on specialised tracks and have a greater level of service and comfort than InterCity and regional trains. There are three types of Frecce trains: Frecciarossa, (the fastest; connects major Italian cities); Frecciargento (mostly connect Rome to other Italian cities); and Frecciabianca (the slowest Frecce trains). Frecciarossa trains offer four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Standard, Premium, Business and Executive. All Frecce tickets include a seat reservation and must be purchased before boarding the train.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €120
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
€40 - €55
Base Standard
€70 - €95
Base Premium
€85 - €120
ItaloTreno

Private train company Italotreno operates high-speed trains in Italy on the same tracks as Trenitalia. The routes service 21 stations across the country, including popular routes Milan-Florence, Rome-Venice and Bologna-Naples. Choose from four classes of service, all with free Wi-Fi: Smart, Comfort, Prima and Club Executive. Italo also operates Italobus – an integrated train-bus service that takes passengers from the main train stations to other Italian cities.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €90
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €50
Smart Low Cost
€30 - €45
Smart Flex
€65 - €90
Train from Roma Termini to Desenzano del Garda
Ave. Duration
3h 49m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €85
Website
Italo Treno
Smart Economy
€30 - €45
Smart Low Cost
€29 - €40
Smart Flex
€60 - €85
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 38m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€120 - €280
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
€120 - €170
1st Class
€200 - €280
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Roma Termini to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€85 - €120
Website
Nightjet
Night train from Muenchen Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
10h 35m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €90
Website
Nightjet
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Bus operators
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 Rome Tiburtina Bus station to Florence
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Florence to Düsseldorf central bus station
Ave. Duration
18h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Düsseldorf central bus station to Utrecht Central Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Starliner
Phone
+31 (0) 172-881316
Email
info@starliner.nl
Website
starliner.nl
Shuttle from Desenzano del Garda to Utrecht, Touringcarhalte Reactorweg
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
€160
Book at
Starliner

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Rome to Utrecht bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Utrecht Central Station.

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Rome to Utrecht train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Utrecht Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rome to Utrecht is 1612 km. It takes approximately 14h 57m to drive from Rome to Utrecht.

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