Eindhoven travel guide

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You're Going to Love Eindhoven

With a population of 209 620, Eindhoven is the largest city in Noord-Brabant, Netherlands by the number of inhabitants. It is one of the most popular cities to visit in the country. We recommend you stay at least 4 days in order to fully appreciate everything Eindhoven has to offer.

When to visit Eindhoven

Eindhoven in January
Estimated hotel price
$187
1 night at 3-star hotel
Eindhoven in January
Estimated hotel price
$187
1 night at 3-star hotel

Looking for warm weather? Then head to Eindhoven in July, when the average temperature is 17 °C, and the highest can go up to 22 °C. The coldest month, on the other hand, is January, when it can get as cold as 0 °C, with an average temperature of 2 °C. You’re likely to see more rain in July, when precipitation is around 70 mm. In contrast, April is usually the driest month of the year in Eindhoven, with an average rainfall of 30 mm.

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How to Get to Eindhoven

Plane

When flying to Eindhoven, you’ll arrive at Eindhoven Airport (EIN), which is located 7 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Eindhoven from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 31h 30m.

Train

Eurostar is the most popular train carrier serving Eindhoven, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Eindhoven to Brussels takes 1h 31m and costs around $73 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Paris, expect to pay about $73 for a 2h 57m trip. Located 0.3 km from the city centre, Eindhoven Centraal is the busiest station in Eindhoven. Another popular train station is Eindhoven Beukenlaan, located 1.8 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Eindhoven is to pick up a car hire from Amsterdam, which is about 111 km from Eindhoven. You’ll find branches of Hertz and National, among others, in Amsterdam.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Eindhoven, including FlixBus, BlaBlaBus and STUDENT AGENCY. From Rotterdam, the bus ride to Eindhoven takes 97 km and will cost you around $16. From Eindhoven, the ticket costs about $33 for a journey of 137 km. The most popular bus station is Eindhoven Zernikestraat, located 0.7 km from the city centre of Eindhoven. Eindhoven Evoluon is also a commonly used station, and is 2.4 km from the city centre.

Plane

When flying to Eindhoven, you’ll arrive at Eindhoven Airport (EIN), which is located 7 km from the city centre. The shortest flight to Eindhoven from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 31h 30m.

Train

Eurostar is the most popular train carrier serving Eindhoven, followed by AccesRail. The train journey from Eindhoven to Brussels takes 1h 31m and costs around $73 for a one-way ticket. When coming by train from Paris, expect to pay about $73 for a 2h 57m trip. Located 0.3 km from the city centre, Eindhoven Centraal is the busiest station in Eindhoven. Another popular train station is Eindhoven Beukenlaan, located 1.8 km from the centre.

Car

Another option to get to Eindhoven is to pick up a car hire from Amsterdam, which is about 111 km from Eindhoven. You’ll find branches of Hertz and National, among others, in Amsterdam.

Bus

Several bus lines operate bus routes to Eindhoven, including FlixBus, BlaBlaBus and STUDENT AGENCY. From Rotterdam, the bus ride to Eindhoven takes 97 km and will cost you around $16. From Eindhoven, the ticket costs about $33 for a journey of 137 km. The most popular bus station is Eindhoven Zernikestraat, located 0.7 km from the city centre of Eindhoven. Eindhoven Evoluon is also a commonly used station, and is 2.4 km from the city centre.

Airports near Eindhoven

Airlines serving Eindhoven

Lufthansa
Good (4,703 reviews)
KLM
Good (832 reviews)
SWISS
Good (961 reviews)
British Airways
Good (4,678 reviews)
Delta
Good (4,550 reviews)
Turkish Airlines
Good (2,230 reviews)
Austrian Airlines
Good (482 reviews)
Iberia
Good (1,612 reviews)
Air France
Good (984 reviews)
Emirates
Excellent (2,112 reviews)
United Airlines
Good (4,980 reviews)
Qatar Airways
Good (2,404 reviews)
Air Canada
Good (6,073 reviews)
Brussels Airlines
Good (228 reviews)
Finnair
Good (840 reviews)
LOT
Good (686 reviews)
Singapore Airlines
Excellent (932 reviews)
Scandinavian Airlines
Good (791 reviews)
TAP AIR PORTUGAL
Good (1,179 reviews)
Etihad Airways
Good (839 reviews)
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Where to stay in Eindhoven

Average rates range from around $168 per night for a double room in a 3-star hotel to $221 and up for a 5-star experience.

Where to stay in popular areas of Eindhoven

Most booked hotels in Eindhoven

Crown Hotel Eindhoven
4 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
$145+
NH Eindhoven Conference Centre Koningshof
4 stars
Excellent (8, Excellent reviews)
$143+
Tulip Inn Eindhoven Airport
3 stars
Good (7.8, Good reviews)
$160+
Campanile Hotel & Restaurant Eindhoven
3 stars
Good (7.4, Good reviews)
$122+

Hiring a car in Eindhoven

Expect to pay $3.91 per litre in Eindhoven (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $46.81 and $62.41. The most frequently booked car type in Eindhoven is Compact (Class Compact Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Volkswagen up! or similar) is, on average, 38% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Expect to pay $3.91 per litre in Eindhoven (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $46.81 and $62.41. The most frequently booked car type in Eindhoven is Compact (Class Compact Car or similar). If you’re looking to save money, though, keep in mind that Mini car hire (Volkswagen up! or similar) is, on average, 38% cheaper than other car hire types in the city.

Car hire agencies in Eindhoven

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Budget

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