The address and other contact information for RIVM can be found below.


Antonie van Leeuwenhoeklaan 9
3721 MA Bilthoven

Visiting RIVM soon?

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.


P.O. Box 1
3720 BA Bilthoven
The Netherlands



+31 (0)88 689 8989



RIVM is located in the village Bilthoven (De Bilt), close to Utrecht city at Antonie van Leeuwenhoeklaan 9, Bilthoven. 

Public transport

From Utrecht Central Station there are two public transport options that will bring you to our institute in about 30 minutes. 

By train 

Every 15 minutes a train can take you in 10 minutes to Bilthoven station (.06, .20, .36, .50 platform 1 or 2). From there it is about a 20 minute walk from the train station in Bilthoven to RIVM. 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

Bus 72 or 265 (direction Nieuwegein) leaves from Utrecht Central bus station to the roundabout near RIVM (Stop: Soestdijkseweg). 

Bus 77 to Bilthoven leaves every 10 minutes from Utrecht Central bus station “Centrumzijde” (.09, .19, .29, .39, .49, .59). You can find RIVM easily from busstop “ Dr Doctor (Doctor ). Letteplein” in De Bilt/Bilthoven. From there it is a 5-10 minutes walk. Directions: walk to the north, 1e Branderburgerweg, pass the church and cementry, then the Antonie van Leeuwenhoeklaan is on the right.) The bus that leaves at 8.09 will stop at the 1e Branderburgerweg near RIVM.

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By car

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