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Deutsche Bahn

Overview: Train from Utrecht to Amsterdam

distanceDistance22 miles (35 km)
durationAverage train duration26 min
priceAverage train ticket price$10 (€8)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Utrecht to Amsterdam cover the 22 miles (35 km) long journey taking on average 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $10 (€8), but the average price of train tickets is $10 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Utrecht Centraal and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Utrecht to Amsterdam trains

For as little as $10 (€8) you can travel by train from Utrecht to Amsterdam with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Utrecht to Amsterdam train.

    When you buy your Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Utrecht to Amsterdam don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Normal conditions apply

    Trains from Utrecht to Amsterdam

    Trains in the Netherlands are an efficient way to travel between cities, with a number of companies offering domestic and international train routes in BeNeLux. Fast NS Intercity trains and slightly slower local services run from Utrecht to Amsterdam 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Up to six departures an hour make the short journey which takes under 30 minutes to arrive in Amsterdam.

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    Utrecht to Amsterdam Trains: General Information

    Train travel from Utrecht to Amsterdam is quick, comfortable and convenient. Although booking in advance is advised, ticket prices do not vary for this route.

    • autobus All Utrecht to Amsterdam trains are run by NS.
    • autobus Trains traveling from Utrecht to Amsterdam take as little as 24 minutes to arrive in Amsterdam.
    • autobus All Utrecht to Amsterdam trains are direct, depart from Utrecht Centraal train station and arrive at Amsterdam's Centraal train station.
    • autobus Most travelers book their Utrecht to Amsterdam train tickets 1 day in advance of the travel date.

    Taking the Train from Utrecht

    Most trains to Amsterdam depart from Utrecht Centraal Station which is the hub of the Dutch railway system. It is centrally located with numerous bus routes and two tram lines linking it to the rest of the city. Two local train departures to Amsterdam leave from Utrecht Zuilen Station, also conveniently located on the city's transport network. Taxis are available at both stations.

    Getting into Amsterdam by Train

    Amsterdam is a small gem of a city, perfectly suited for leisurely exploration on foot, or on hop-on-hop-off water buses which take visitors around the city's concentric canals. Must-see museums in the city include the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum and the poignant Anne Frank House Museum. Amsterdam's typical shopping can range from beautiful blooms on floating water markets to diamonds in up-market jewelers while lively evenings can be spent in quirky restaurants, coffee houses, and bars lining the canals. Local services from Utrecht terminate at Amsterdam Amstel, Arena or Holendrecht Stations, all to the South East of the city with Metro, tram and local bus links into town. Intercity trains run into Centraal Station which has all of the city's public transport network on its doorstep and is located in Amsterdam's historic heart. Metro lines and buses serve the suburbs and surrounding districts while water buses and trams transport passengers around the canals and cobbled streets of the historic center. Night buses run in Amsterdam and all stations have taxi ranks located outside.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Utrecht to Amsterdam

    Travel by train to Amsterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Utrecht to Amsterdam.

    How much are cheap trains from Utrecht to Amsterdam?

    Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Amsterdam from Utrecht for the next 7 days starting from $10 (€8)  one way.

    What is the cost of a train to Amsterdam from Utrecht?

    In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $10 (€8)  for a train ticket from Utrecht to Amsterdam.

    How far is Amsterdam from Utrecht by train?

    When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Utrecht and Amsterdam by train to be approximately 22 miles (35 km).

    How long is the train ride to Amsterdam from Utrecht?

    On average the Utrecht to Amsterdam train travel time is 26 min  for the 22 miles (35 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

    When traveling by train from Utrecht to Amsterdam, which train station in Utrecht do I depart from and which train station in Amsterdam do I arrive in?

    When departing from Utrecht, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Utrecht Centraal, Utrecht and Utrecht Vaartsche Rijn. When arriving in Amsterdam, you can end your route in train stations like Amsterdam Centraal and Amsterdam Sloterdijk.

    Omio customers book a train from Utrecht Centraal   to Amsterdam Centraal   most frequently for this route.

    Where is the train station in Utrecht to go to Amsterdam? Where is the train station in Amsterdam located?

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Utrecht Centraal, which is located around 0.6 miles (851 m) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 0.6 miles (916 m) away from the city center.

    What train companies offer a service from Utrecht to Amsterdam?

    When taking a train from Utrecht to Amsterdam, you can count on Deutsche Bahn for the best way to get you to Amsterdam. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Utrecht to Amsterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

    Can I find a direct train from Utrecht to Amsterdam?

    Yes, there are 24 direct trains per day from Utrecht to Amsterdam with Ns_ic or Deutsche Bahn, and you won’t need to transfer at another stop in between. Direct train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time when traveling to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to before you book your train ticket.

    How many train services per day are there from Utrecht to Amsterdam?

    On average, there are 24 trains a day from Utrecht to Amsterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

    What are the first and last departure train times from Utrecht to Amsterdam?

    The earliest train departing from Utrecht to Amsterdam leaves at 7: 09 AM. The last train departing from Utrecht to Amsterdam leaves at 8: 09 AM. You can find the latest Utrecht to Amsterdam train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.

    How early should I book train tickets from Utrecht to Amsterdam to score the best deals?

    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets from Utrecht to Amsterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $10 (€8) one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Utrecht to Amsterdam a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Utrecht Centraal is the most popular Utrecht railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Utrecht for your trip to Amsterdam.