Travel to Utrecht

CERME 11 will be held in different locations in the city of Utrecht, The Netherlands from 5-11 February 2019, only 10 minutes’ walk from the city’s main railway station (Utrecht Central Station) and the historical city centre.

How to get to Utrecht, The Netherlands

The nearest airport to the city of Utrecht is Schiphol Amsterdam Airport. From Schiphol Amsterdam Airport, there is a direct Intercity Service to Utrecht by train every 15-30 min (travelling time about 30 min., EUR 8,10 one way). Nearest alternative options, though requiring additional travelling by public transport, are Eindhoven Airport (Eindhoven Airport – Utrecht approx. 2-2.5 hours) and Rotterdam Airport (Rotterdam The Hague Airport – Utrecht approx. 1.5-2 hours).

Utrecht is also easily accessible by train from surrounding countries: connections with Paris and Brussels are rapid and frequent. Many trains from Germany and the countries beyond Germany stop in Utrecht.

Travelling options to Utrecht from nearest airports

By Air

The nearest airport to the city of Utrecht is Schiphol Amsterdam Airport, there are two more distant airports, Eindhoven Airport and Rotterdam/The Hague Airport.

Schiphol Amsterdam Airport
Approx. 31 minutes
Train: Intercity Service from Amsterdam airport to Utrecht Central Station (Utrecht Centraal)
Taxi transfer to/from Schiphol Airport will cost you about € 55 – 70

Eindhoven Airport
Approx. 2-2.5 hours
Bus 401 Eindhoven Airport > Eindhoven railway station. Train Eindhoven railway station > Utrecht Central Station (Utrecht Centraal)

Rotterdam  / The Hague Airport
Approx. 1.5-2 hours.
Bus 33 Rotterdam The Hague Airport > Rotterdam Central Station (Rotterdam Centraal). Train Rotterdam Centraal Station > Utrecht Central Station (Utrecht Centraal)

Public transport

You can plan your public transport journey ahead using the following websites:

Due to large infrastructural works around Utrecht, the large number of one-way-streets, and high parking fees, we strongly recommend visitors not to visit the Centre of Utrecht by car.

By Car

Due to large infrastructural works around Utrecht, the large number of one-way-streets, and high parking fees, we strongly recommend visitors not to visit the Centre of Utrecht by car.