Route planners public transport

For information about the Dutch railways (NS) and for train schedules, see www.ns.nl. For general information about public transportation in the Netherlands and the OV-chip card, see www.ov-chipkaart.nl. For a general public transport route planner, see www.9292.nl and https://u-ov.info/plan-mijn-reis/visit-utrecht-area/

Please note that on June 8th the busstops Dr. Letterplein and Hessenweg are not available because of a local schoolwalkevent (line 77).

Shuttle bus (Bilthoven Station to RIVM)

WEON 2018 will arrange extra shuttle services, before and after the program on 7 and 8 June, between RIVM and Bilthoven Station.

Extra Shuttle service Thursday June 7th
From Bilthoven station to RIVM between 9.00 and 10.00 hrs there will be two extra shuttle services**
From RIVM to Bilthoven station between 17.00 and 18.00 hrs there will be one extra shuttle service*
From RIVM to Bilthoven station between 21.00 and 21.45 hrs there will be one extra shuttle service*

Extra shuttle service Friday, June 8th
From Bilthoven station to RIVM between 9.30 and 09.30 hrs there will be two extra shuttle services**
From RIVM to Bilthoven station between 16.00 and 17.30 hrs there will be one extra shuttle service*

** 1 bus for 22 persons and 1 bus for 8 persons.
* 1 bus for 22 persons
 

Directions public transport from Utrecht Central Station to RIVM

By Train
Every 15 minutes a train can take you in 10 minutes to Bilthoven station (.06, .20, .36, .50 platform 1 or 2). It is a 30-minute walk and a 10-minute bike ride from the train station in Bilthoven to RIVM.
OV bikes are available at Bilthoven station.

Shortest way: walk south, from the roundabout near the station it is about 1,2 km to the southwest along the Soestdijkseweg Zuid to the next roundabout, you will find Antonie van Leeuwenhoeklaan on the right. 

By Bus
From Utrecht Central Station to the RIVM (total travel time: 30 minutes)

Line 77 to Bilthoven departs from Utrecht Central Station several times per hour from 6.20 am.
From bus stop Duivenlaan it is about 7 minutes walk.

From the RIVM to Utrecht Central Station (total travel time 30 minutes)

Bus stop Duivenlaan is about 7 minutes walk from the RIVM.
Line 77 to Nieuwegein runs from 5.53 hours several times per hour from this bus stop.

From Bilthoven station to the RIVM

By bus
Line 31 to Lunetten runs several times per hour from 6.35 to 18.57 hours from station Bilthoven.

From bus stop Bilthoven RIVM / Soestdijkseweg it is about 6 minutes walk (total travel time: 13 minutes).

Line 77 to Nieuwegein runs from 5.50 hours four or five times per hour from station Bilthoven.
From bus stop Duivenlaan it is about 7 minutes walk (total travel time: 16 minutes).

Other
It is a 30-minute walk and a 10-minute bike ride from Station Bilthoven to the RIVM. OV bikes are available at Bilthoven station.

From the RIVM to Bilthoven station

By bus
Bus stop Bilthoven RIVM / Soestdijkseweg is about 6 minutes walk from the RIVM.

Line 31 to Bilthoven departs from this bus stop several times from 6.53 am (total journey duration: 13 minutes).

Bus stop Duivenlaan is about 7 minutes walk from the RIVM.
Line 77 to Bilthoven runs from 6.42 am four or five times per hour from this bus stop (total journey time: 16 minutes).

Other
It is a 30-minute walk and a 10-minute bike ride from the RIVM to Station Bilthoven.
OV bikes are available at Bilthoven station.

By car

Reserved parking places will be available at the RIVM. Please note spaces are limited. For a detailed route description please click here or advice Route planner.

Visiting RIVM?

You must be in possession of a valid government identity card (‘Rijkspas’) or other valid proof of identity (passport, national identity card, driving licence or identity card for foreign nationals) when you visit the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment. Access will be denied to persons unable to provide valid proof of identity. Identity documents issued by other organisations will not be accepted.