The public transport system in the Netherlands is very efficient. From both airports, busses and trains run continiously.
By train: Schiphol train station is situated directly below the airport. You can pick up a free baggage trolley from the platform. Train tickets or a OV-chipkaart are available from the yellow ticket machines near the platforms at Schiphol Plaza or from the ticket offices, which are situated close to the red/white-checked cube at Schiphol Plaza. Trains depart for Utrecht about every 15 minutes. Buy a one way ticket ("enkele reis") to Utrecht Central Station (€ 8,50). Intercity trains are faster than local trains ("stoptrein"). When in doubt, you can always ask someone at the ticket office. You will soon notice that almost everyone in the Netherlands speaks English fairly well. For journey advice and time tables you can also check: www.ns.nl/en.
From the arrival hall at Eindhoven airport you can walk to the bus stop. With bus nr 400 or nr 401, starting at Eindhoven Airport, Eindhoven Central station is accessible in approximately 20 minutes. You can buy a ticket in the bus. Train tickets are available from the yellow ticket machines near the platforms at Eindhoven Central station or from the ticket offices in the central hall of the station. Buy a one way ticket (enkele reis) to Utrecht Central Station (€ 14,00). There is a direct train to Utrecht every 15 minutes. Travelling from Eindhoven Central Station to Utrecht Central station takes 50 minutes. For journey advice and time tables you can also check: www.ns.nl/en.
The Utrecht Summer School office is located in the centre of Utrecht and is easily accessible by bus from Utrecht Central Station. Our office at Janskerkhof 30 is a little white building, located next to the entrance of the church "Janskerk" in the centre of the square. You can buy a ticket (with card only) on the bus at the bus driver or make use of the OV Chip Card that you can buy at the trainstation. The following buses stop at the bus stop "Janskerkhof": 2, 7, 8, 28, 50, 51, 52, 53, 55, 74 and 77.
From the bus stop it is only 1 minute by foot to our office. Our office is the little white building, located next to the entrance of the church "Janskerk" in the centre of the square.
You can also walk from the station to our office. On foot it also takes 10 minutes.
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