Local services in Utrecht

Utrecht hosts several large institutions of higher education. The most prominent of these is Utrecht University (est. 1636), the largest university of the Netherlands with 30,449 students (as of 2012). The university is partially based in the inner city as well as in the Uithof campus area, to the east of the city. According to Shanghai Jiaotong University's university ranking in 2014, it is the 57th best university in the world. Utrecht also houses the much smaller University of Humanistic Studies, which houses about 400 students. Because of its central location, Utrecht is well connected to the rest of the Netherlands and has a well-developed public transport network. Utrecht Centraal is the main railway station of Utrecht. There are regular intercity services to all major Dutch cities; direct services to Schiphol Airport. Utrecht Centraal is a station on the night service, providing 7 days a week an all-night service to (among others) Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam and Rotterdam.

Shopping in Utrecht


The charming old city centre of Utrecht is a true shopper's paradise. You'll find popular department stores, small boutiques, trendy retail concepts and bustling markets. Look for special second-hand...
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Car Rentals in Utrecht

Car Rentals

There are many different means of transport. Sometimes we can't imagine how people could live without cars. Some people prefer travelling by car and that is why the car rental companies in Utrecht...
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Dental Care in Utrecht

Dental Care

The dentists in Utrecht are situated throughout the whole city and you will find one in 10 minutes from you. Dental Care offices have high-tech equipment and you do not have to worry about being scared...
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