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There are 6 ways to get from Utrecht to Urbach by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 21m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 Ice

24€ - 54€

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Bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 068 / ...

14€ - 27€

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Train, line 152 bus  •  2h 50m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf Ice
  2. Take the line 152 bus from Köln Bf Mülheim to Köln Urbach Kaiserstr. 151 / ...

Night train, line 152 bus  •  3h 14m

  1. Take the night train from Utrecht Centraal to Koeln Hbf Nj
  2. Take the line 152 bus from Köln Bf Mülheim to Köln Urbach Kaiserstr. 151 / ...

Drive  •  2h 12m

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Urbach 227.7 km

29€ - 45€

Train, fly  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Messe/Deutz

54€ - 213€

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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
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Urbach is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Urbach is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Urbach is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, returning to Netherlands from Germany is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 28 Oct 2020
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The cheapest way to get from Utrecht to Urbach is to bus which costs 14€ - 27€ and takes 4h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Utrecht to Urbach is to drive which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 12m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Utrecht to Urbach. However, there are services departing from Utrecht and arriving at Köln Urbach Kaiserstr. via Köln Köln/Bonn Flughafen Terminal 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Urbach. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Porz(Rhein) via Koeln Messe/Deutz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 21m.

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The distance between Utrecht and Urbach is 191 km. The road distance is 227.7 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Urbach without a car is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 24€ - 55€.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m to get from Utrecht to Urbach, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Urbach is to train which takes 2h 21m and costs 24€ - 55€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 27€ and takes 4h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Utrecht to Urbach.
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  • Distance: 191.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 21m

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht Centraal to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 every 4 hours. Tickets cost 22€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 9m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Utrecht to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport 3 times a day. Tickets cost 14€ - 17€ and the journey takes 4h. Eurolines FR also services this route once daily.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
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 Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
19€ - 45€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
19€ - 27€
1st Class
30€ - 45€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
8€ - 12€
1st Class
14€ - 19€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail
Phone
0800 2235546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Düsseldorf Flughafen to Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
ABELLIO Rail
Nxg
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
nationalexpress.de
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Köln Messe/Deutz Gleis 11-12
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
National Express Rail
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Abellio NRW
Bus operators
KVB Kölner Verkehrs-Betriebe AG
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Utrecht to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
14€ - 17€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Utrecht to Koln
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Eurolines FR

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Utrecht to Urbach bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Cologne, Cologne South, Airport station.

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Utrecht to Urbach train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Koeln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Urbach is 228 km. It takes approximately 2h 12m to drive from Utrecht to Urbach.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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