There are 5 ways to get from The Hague to Utrecht by train, night bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal Intercity

$10 - $18

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Night bus  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the night bus from The Hague to Utrecht N31

$4 - $8

3 alternative options

Rideshare  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from The Hague to Utrecht 38.8 miles

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  41 min

  1. Take a taxi from The Hague to Utrecht 39.9 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  41 min

  1. Drive from The Hague to Utrecht 39.9 miles

$9 - $14

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from The Hague and arriving at Utrecht. This bus operates Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Den Haag Centraal and arriving at Utrecht Centraal. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 37 min.

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The distance between The Hague and Utrecht is 55 km. The road distance is 63.9 km.

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The best way to get from The Hague to Utrecht without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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The train from Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal takes 37 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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The Hague to Utrecht bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from The Hague station.

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The Hague to Utrecht train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Den Haag Centraal station.

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The Hague to Utrecht bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Utrecht station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between The Hague to Utrecht is 64 km. It takes approximately 41 min to drive from The Hague to Utrecht.

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  • Distance: 34.6 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between The Hague, Netherlands and Utrecht, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from The Hague to Utrecht every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 37 min.

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 Den Haag Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from The Hague to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from The Hague to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from The Hague to Utrecht
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between The Hague and Utrecht. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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