There are 3 ways to get from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Alphen a/d Rijn Intercity

9€ - 21€

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Taxi  •  31 min

  1. Take a taxi from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn 43.5 km

100€ - 130€

Drive  •  31 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn 43.5 km

6€ - 9€

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn is to drive which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn is to train which costs 9€ - 21€ and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Alphen a/d Rijn. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Alphen aan den Rijn is 32 km. The road distance is 43.5 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs 9€ - 21€.

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The train from Utrecht Centraal to Alphen a/d Rijn takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Alphen a/d Rijn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn is 44 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn.

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  • Distance: 32.2 km
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn every 30 minutes. Tickets cost 9€ - 21€ and the journey takes 27 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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Alphen a/d Rijn
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 21€
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Taxi from Utrecht to Alphen aan den Rijn
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
100€ - 130€
Taxi Utrecht Midland
Phone
+31 30 744 0878
Website
taxi-utrecht-midland.nl
J.A. van den Berg Taxi
Phone
+31 30 889 0754

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