Is Eindhoven Tap Water Safe To Drink?

Last Update11:06 pm, November 17, 2020

The estimated price of bottled water

$0.94 in USD (1.5-liter)

Can You Drink Tap Water in Eindhoven?

Yes, tap water is drinkable.

There was no general information available in WHO data about safely managed drinking water in Netherlands. You may check the rate of travelers and residents of Eindhoven water quality.


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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What Do People In Netherlands Think About The Tap Water?

Travelers and residents of Netherlands have rated the water quality and pollution as follows, according to subjective survey data. A score of 100% is considered very high, and a score of 0% is very low. Please be cautious that "moderate to very high" water pollution is bad and the higher the rate of water quality the better.

Tap water ratings

  • 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


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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