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There are 5 ways to get from Utrecht to Bremen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
  3. Take the train from Osnabrück Hbf to Bremen Hbf Ic / ...

$55 - $101

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Bus  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Bremen 848502

$19 - $29

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Amsterdam Sloterdijk Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Bremen 075 / ...

$29 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Bremen 207.1 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly  •  2 h 46 min

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

$65 - $337

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Bremen is to bus which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Bremen is to train and fly which costs 55€ - 300€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Utrecht and arriving at Bremen. Services depart once a week, and operate Monday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Bremen. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Bremen Hbf via Hengelo and Osnabrück Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Bremen is 272 km. The road distance is 331.3 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Bremen without a car is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs 45€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Utrecht to Bremen, including transfers.

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Utrecht to Bremen bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Utrecht station.

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Utrecht to Bremen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Bremen is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs 45€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 6 h 30 min.

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  • Distance: 170 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Bremen, Germany?

You can take a train from Utrecht to Bremen via Hengelo and Osnabrück Hbf in around 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Utrecht to Bremen once a week. Tickets cost $19 - $29 and the journey takes 6 h 30 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
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 Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Osnabruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osnabrück Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Bremen
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bremen Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Utrecht to Bremen bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Bremen station.

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Utrecht to Bremen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bremen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Bremen is 331 km. It takes approximately 2 h 58 min to drive from Utrecht to Bremen.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Bremen Airport.

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