Train walk from Enschede to Hengelo

Hiking in Enschede, Overijssel, The Netherlands

Hiking route 853388

Provided by: Blauwnet

743 31
26.1 km
06:31 h
1484 kcal
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This walking route of more than 25 kilometers takes you from Enschede train station to Hengelo train station. A beautiful walk through the nature of Overijssel!

Discover Enschede
The route starts at Enschede train station, which is located on the edge of the city center. From here you walk west past Kennispark train station. The Grolsch Veste of football club FC Twente is located opposite. You walk right through Kennispark Twente, an enterprising high-tech innovation campus with the University of Twente and many innovative companies.

Beautiful nature reserve
The nature reserve between Enschede and Hengelo is wonderful and relaxing. Here you can really relax! This route connects unique places. You walk along the Lonnekermeer and you enter Hengelo via the east. You pass the Karmeliet monastery on the Anninksweg, which is now a school. The end point of this route is Hengelo train station. This city is also called the metal city, because of the large industry. But Hengelo is also an ideal starting and finishing point for cyclists and walkers. From here you are in no time at the beautiful spots of Twente.

Back by train
Get on the train, travel with one of our Blauwnet trains to Enschede and from there you can walk this beautiful route to Hengelo. From there you can easily return home by train. Along the way you can enjoy the beautiful landscape that races past you.

The other sub-routes:
o Blue net line Hengelo-Borne
o Blue net line Borne-Almelo De Riet
o Blue net line Almelo De Riet-Almelo-Mariënberg
o Blue net line Ommen-Marienberg-Hardenberg
o Blue net line Hardenberg-Coevorden
o Blue net line Coevorden-Emmen-South

Train discount for walkers: 2 for the price of 1
We have a great train offer for your return journey to the starting point of your walk. Travel back together after your walk for the price of one. More information about Blauwnet lines can be found at
Railway station Abbey

Blauwnet makes traveling with public transport in Overijssel even easier: you travel with one check-in and check-out on all regional train routes in Overijssel. Blauwnet is a partnership between the Province of Overijssel, the Province of Drenthe and carriers Keolis and Arriva.

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Below you will find various suggestions for breaks that you can visit during your route. These are divided into different categories, making it easy for you to choose.


# Description Distance
Treinstation Enschede (7511 JD, Enschede, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 0.00 km
Treinstation Kennispark (Forum, 7521 PM, Enschede, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 4.55 km
W28 (7522NL, Enschede, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 6.01 km
W27 (7522LV, Enschede, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 6.67 km
W26 (De Achterhorst, 7522EA, Enschede, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 7.16 km
A20 (7522LC, Enschede, Overijssel, The Netherlands) 7.41 km

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  • Enschede, Overijssel
  • Hengelo, Overijssel
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