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Travel from Utrecht to Arnhem by train in 52 minutes

If you want to know more about the journey from Utrecht to Arnhem by train, look no further!

The average journey time from Utrecht to Arnhem by train is 1 hour, although on the fastest services it can take just 52 minutes. You'll usually find 68 trains per day traveling the 55 km between these two destinations. Direct trains are usually available every day on the route to Arnhem. Trains on this route are operated by Nederlanse Spoorwegen (NS). As the main rail operator in the Netherlands, all services are modern with comfortable seating.

Book train tickets from Utrecht to Arnhem in advance instead of buying them on the day and they can start from $14.00. We'll always highlight the cheapest prices when you search in our Journey Planner.

Ready to book? Start your search for cheap train tickets with us today. Keep reading for more information, including our train schedule where you can view first and last train times, as well as tips on how to find cheap train tickets.

Utrecht to Arnhem by train

It takes an average of 1h 0m to travel from Utrecht to Arnhem by train, over a distance of around 34 miles (55 km). There are normally 68 trains per day traveling from Utrecht to Arnhem and tickets for this journey start from $14 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 52m
PriceFrom $14
Distance34 miles (55 km)
Frequency68 trains per day
First train00:09
Last train23:53
Departure stationUtrecht
Arrival stationArnhem
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus, NS

Utrecht to Arnhem train times

Check out the next trains departing from Utrecht to Arnhem for Tuesday Aug 23rd 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
12:11 13:10 59m, 1 change
12:23 13:24 1h 1m, 1 change
12:41 13:40 59m, 1 change
12:53 13:54 1h 1m, 1 change
13:11 14:10 59m, 1 change
13:23 14:24 1h 1m, 1 change
13:41 14:40 59m, 1 change
13:53 14:54 1h 1m, 1 change
14:11 15:10 59m, 1 change
14:23 15:24 1h 1m, 1 change

NS trains from Utrecht to Arnhem

You can travel from Utrecht to Arnhem on NS trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoNicky Boogaard, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

NS is the main railway operator in the Netherlands. It connects the four corners of the country with regional, medium-distance and high-speed trains. It's also possible for you to travel at night thanks to multi-line night trains, including Schiphol and Eindhoven airports. All trains are equipped with two comfort classes – First Class and Second Class.

Cheap train tickets from Utrecht to Arnhem

The price of train tickets from Utrecht to Arnhem starts at $14 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Utrecht to Arnhem by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Utrecht to Arnhem

Want to know more about your journey from Utrecht to Arnhem? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Utrecht to Arnhem take?

The average journey time by train between Utrecht and Arnhem is 1 hour and 0 minutes, with around 68 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Utrecht and Arnhem by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Utrecht to Arnhem is 52 minutes.

How much does the train from Utrecht to Arnhem cost?

Train tickets from Utrecht to Arnhem can start from as little as $14 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Utrecht to Arnhem?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Utrecht to Arnhem without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Utrecht to Arnhem each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Utrecht to Arnhem leave?

The first train from Utrecht to Arnhem leaves at 00:09. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Utrecht to Arnhem leave?

The last train from Utrecht to Arnhem leaves at 23:53. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Utrecht and Arnhem by train?

Trains travelling from Utrecht to Arnhem cover a distance of around 34 miles (55 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Arnhem to Utrecht.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Utrecht to Arnhem for a typical week day using timetable data for 08/23/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 08/05/2022 for travel on 08/05/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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