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Overview: Train from Utrecht to Essen

distanceDistance51 miles (83 km)
changesDirect trainYes

Trains from Utrecht to Essen cover the 51 miles (83 km) long route with our travel partners like. There are direct train services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Utrecht Centraal and arrive in Essen.

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FAQs

Is travel by train currently allowed from Utrecht, Netherlands to Essen, Belgium?

Travel between Utrecht, Netherlands and Essen, Belgium by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Belgium from Netherlands?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Utrecht?

Conditions of entry:

  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

What are the safety rules to follow in Essen, Belgium?

All travelers in Belgium must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/16/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Essen from Utrecht as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Belgium by train?

The restriction level for your return train to Utrecht, Netherlands from Essen is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Utrecht from Essen restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Essen?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Utrecht, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 1/17/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Utrecht from Essen closer to your date of departure here here.

How far is Essen from Utrecht by train?

You should expect to travel around 51 miles (83 km)  between Utrecht and Essen by train.

What is the departure train station in Utrecht and arrival train station in Essen?

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Utrecht Centraal   and arrive in Essen.

Where do I find the Utrecht train station to Essen? Where is the Essen train station?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Utrecht Centraal and travel around 0.6 miles (851 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Essen and need to travel approximately 0.1 miles (184 m) from the train station to the city center in Essen.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Utrecht
Essen
The major railway station for departures from Utrecht is Utrecht Centraal. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Utrecht Centraal for your journey to Essen from Utrecht.

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