Is Eindhoven Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update12:53 pm, April 8, 2021

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.94 in USD (1.5-liter)

User Submitted Ratings for Eindhoven Tap Water

  • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12% Very Low
  • Water Pollution 7% Very Low
  • Drinking Water Quality and Accessibility 88% Very High
  • Water Quality 93% Very High

The above data is comprised of subjective, user submitted opinions about the water quality and pollution in Eindhoven, measured on a scale from 0% (lowest) to 100% (highest).

Can You Drink Tap Water in Eindhoven?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

According to WHO data, 99% of Netherlands cities/towns and rural areas have access to improved water sources, that are available when needed.


Eindhoven in the Netherlands is a city famous for its picturesque views of the Oude Kerk, the Schalkenpolder and the Oude Haan. The picturesque view is made even more charming when the Eindhoven city tap water is being tested. This is the city of Schaerbeek and the town of Hengelo. The city has been a home to numerous interesting historical buildings including the fortress of Zuiderzee.

In order to make sure the quality of the tap water is good enough for drinking, the tests are done by certified labs which ensure that the quality of the water is the same as what the tap water supply of the municipality is known to be. The tests take place once every three months. After the samples are collected and tested, the results are sent to the laboratories where they will be evaluated according to the required standards. The testing procedures are carried out according to the guidelines set by the Eindhoven Water Supply Department.

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Always take extra precautions, the water may be safe to drink when it leaves the sewage treatment plant but it may pick up pollutants during its way to your tap. We advise that you ask locals or hotel staff about the water quality. Also, note that different cities have different water mineral contents.

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