There are 6 ways to get from Utrecht to Zeist by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or foot

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Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Driebergen-Zeist Intercity / ...

$4 - $9

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Rideshare  •  26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Utrecht to Zeist 6.2 miles

$2

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Bus  •  12 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht, Oorsprongpark to Zeist, Griftlaan 50 / ...

$2 - $4

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Utrecht to Zeist 5.8 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Zeist 5.8 miles

$1 - $2

Walk  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Walk from Utrecht to Zeist 5.6 miles

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Utrecht, Oorsprongpark and arriving at Zeist, Griftlaan. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Driebergen-Zeist. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Zeist is 8 km. The road distance is 9.3 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Zeist without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs .

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The train from Utrecht Centraal to Driebergen-Zeist takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Utrecht to Zeist bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, depart from Utrecht, Oorsprongpark station.

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

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Zeist is to train which takes 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 12 min.

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Utrecht to Zeist bus services, operated by Syntus Utrecht, arrive at Zeist, Griftlaan station.

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Utrecht to Zeist train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Driebergen-Zeist station.

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Map of how to get from Utrecht to Zeist.
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  • Distance: 4.7 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht to Zeist every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $9 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, Syntus Utrecht operates a bus from Utrecht to Zeist every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 12 min. U-Ov also services this route every 30 minutes.

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 Driebergen-Zeist
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Syntus Utrecht
Website
syntusutrecht.nl
Bus from Utrecht, Oorsprongpark to Zeist, Griftlaan
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
syntusutrecht.nl
U-Ov
Phone
0900 - 5252241
Website
u-ov.info
Bus from Utrecht, Oorsprongpark to Zeist, Griftlaan
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
u-ov.info
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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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Utrecht to Zeist
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Utrecht to Zeist
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
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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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Zeist is 9 km. It takes approximately 11 min to drive from Utrecht to Zeist.

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

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