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Train  •  2h 59m

  1. Take the train from Steinfurt-Burgsteinfurt to Enschede Rb
  2. Take the train from Enschede to Utrecht Centraal Intercity

€22 - €49

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Drive  •  1h 58m

  1. Drive from Steinfurt to Utrecht 171.8 km

€22 - €35

Steinfurt to Utrecht by train

The train journey time between Steinfurt and Utrecht is around 2h 52m and covers a distance of around 173 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 40m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional and Dutch Railways (NS), the Steinfurt to Utrecht train service departs from Steinfurt-Burgsteinfurt and arrives in Utrecht Centraal. Typically 118 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 52m
Fastest train time:
2h 40m
Train distance:
173 km
Trains per week:
118
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
01:43
Last train departs at:
23:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Steinfurt to Utrecht train schedules

Trains departing Saturday, July 31, 2021

Germany → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Germany

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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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 Germany

  • 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 Germany
  • 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

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from Germany

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 Germany.

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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 Germany from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Steinfurt to Utrecht is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 1h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Steinfurt to Utrecht is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 1h 58m.

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No, there is no direct train from Steinfurt to Utrecht. However, there are services departing from Steinfurt-Burgsteinfurt and arriving at Utrecht Centraal via Enschede. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 59m.

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The distance between Steinfurt and Utrecht is 151 km. The road distance is 171.8 km.

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The best way to get from Steinfurt to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 2h 59m and costs €22 - €50.

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It takes approximately 2h 59m to get from Steinfurt to Utrecht, including transfers.

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Steinfurt to Utrecht train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Steinfurt-Burgsteinfurt station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Steinfurt to Utrecht is 172 km. It takes approximately 1h 58m to drive from Steinfurt to Utrecht.

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Map of how to get from Steinfurt to Utrecht.
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  • Distance: 151.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 59m

What companies run services between Steinfurt, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany and Utrecht, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Steinfurt to Utrecht via Enschede in around 2h 59m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Steinfurt-Burgsteinfurt to Enschede
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Enschede to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €40
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€16 - €23
1st Class
€27 - €40

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