Accessibility of Utrecht
Utrecht is conveniently located in the heart of Holland on a crossroad of rails, roads and waterways. It makes the city highly accessible, no matter your preference of transport.
- Within 30 minutes by train at Amsterdam Airport Schiphol
- Utrecht Is Holland’s and Europe’s train hub
- Within the city all major venues are accessible by foot
There is a direct 30-minute train connection to Utrecht from Amsterdam Airport Schiphol. Direct flights depart from the airport to 313 international destinations, of which 169 European and 144 intercontinental. The airport is only 40 km by car.
Utrecht Central Station is the national hub, with trains arriving from and departing to every corner of the country almost every minute. It is also a European train junction. International trains from destinations all over Europe arrive daily, such as Paris, Frankfurt, Antwerp and Brussels.
By car and public transport
Utrecht is located 40 km southeast of Amsterdam, 125 km from Antwerp and 175 km from Brussels. Surrounded by three of Holland ́s main highways, the city is within easy reach from all directions. The distances within the city are compact and therefore manageable by foot or public transport.