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Trains from Utrecht to Gelsenkirchen
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train to Gelsenkirchen from Utrecht?

Travel by train between Utrecht, Netherlands and Gelsenkirchen, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Gelsenkirchen from Utrecht restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • 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)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Gelsenkirchen, Germany?

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

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

The above information was last checked on 28/11/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Gelsenkirchen from Utrecht closer to your date of departure here.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Utrecht, Netherlands from Gelsenkirchen, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Gelsenkirchen to Utrecht is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Germany?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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:

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

Last verified on 25/11/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Gelsenkirchen to Utrecht train here.

How far is it from Utrecht to Gelsenkirchen by train?
The distance between Utrecht and Gelsenkirchen by train is approximately 94 miles (152 km).
What is the average Utrecht to Gelsenkirchen train duration?
On average the Utrecht to Gelsenkirchen train time is 1 h 51 min  covering the 94 miles (152 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
Which train station from Utrecht to Gelsenkirchen do I depart from? Which Gelsenkirchen train station from Utrecht do I arrive in?

There are a few train stations in Utrecht to start your journey from including Utrecht Centraal, Utrecht and Utrecht Vaartsche Rijn. In Gelsenkirchen you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel and Gelsenkirchen Zoo.

Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Utrecht Centraal   and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Where is the Utrecht train station located? Where is the Gelsenkirchen train station located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Utrecht Centraal, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Utrecht. The most popular arrival train station in Gelsenkirchen, called Gelsenkirchen Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city centre.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Utrecht
Gelsenkirchen
Utrecht Centraal is the most popular Utrecht railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Utrecht for your journey to Gelsenkirchen.

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