There are 5 ways to get from Utrecht to Houten by train, bus, taxi, car or foot

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Train  •  9 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Houten Sprinter

$4 - $8

Cheapest option

Line 47 bus  •  27 min

  1. Take the line 47 bus from Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde to Houten, De Erven/De Schaft 47 / ...

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Utrecht to Houten 9 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Houten 9 miles

$2 - $4

Walk  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Walk from Utrecht to Houten 5.6 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Houten is to drive which costs 1€ - 3€ and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Houten is to train which costs 3€ - 7€ and takes 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde and arriving at Houten, De Erven/De Schaft. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Houten. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Houten is 8 km. The road distance is 14.5 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Houten without a car is to train which takes 9 min and costs 3€ - 7€.

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The train from Utrecht Centraal to Houten takes 9 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Utrecht to Houten bus services, operated by U-Ov, depart from Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde station.

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Map of how to get from Utrecht to Houten.
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  • Distance: 4.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 min

What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Houten, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht to Houten every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $8 and the journey takes 9 min. Alternatively, U-Ov operates a bus from Utrecht to Houten hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Houten
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
U-Ov
Phone
0900 - 5252241
Website
u-ov.info
Bus from Utrecht, CS Jaarbeurszijde to Houten, De Erven/De Schaft
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
u-ov.info
Other operators
Taxi from Utrecht to Houten
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Taxi Utrecht Midland
Phone
+31 30 744 0878
Website
taxi-utrecht-midland.nl
J.A. van den Berg Taxi
Phone
+31 30 889 0754
SuTax
Phone
+31 30 266 1313
Website
sutax.nl

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