Directions by train and taxi

Transfer by train

With the direct train connection from Schiphol to Utrecht Central Station the journey takes less than 30 minutes. Grand Hotel Karel V is located within 5 minutes walking distance of the central railway station.

Route from Utrecht Central Station to Karel V

  • Walk from the station hall to the shopping centre 'Hoog Catharijne' and  follow the signs ANWB
  • At the ANWB leave Hoog Catharijne, exit 'Moreelse park'
  • Turn left and cross over, after the traffic lights turn right
  • Walk straight ahead and you will see Grand Hotel Karel V on your left after around 150 metres

Transfer by taxi

One of our staff members can book a taxi for you at UTC (Utrecht Taxi Centre) to and/or from your business or Schiphol Airport. Please provide us with the flight details and mobile telephone number of the guest(s) to be collected, so UTC can make sure the transport runs smoothly.

Transport costs Karel V - Schiphol/Amsterdam Airport

Booking costs via Grand Hotel Karel V for a single trip from the hotel to Schiphol accounts € 59. This taxi is suitable for a maximum of four passengers or you can ask for a mini-van, depending on the luggage volume. Charges can be included on the bill of your company when you have provided apporval prior to arrival and act as a guarantor for payment.

When you arrive at Schiphol please go to the STA-desk (Schiphol Transfer Assistance). They will inform the taxi driver you have arrived.

For more information please ask one of our staff memebers at the reception desk.