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Journey Summary

Brussels to Rotterdam Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration
2 hours 20 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $13
Buses depart from:Brussels
Bus arrives in:Rotterdam
Distance:120 km
Bus Companies:Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus
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FlixBus buses from Brussels to Rotterdam

FlixBus buses will get you from Brussels to Rotterdam from $12 (€9). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

FlixBus

Flixbus is one of Europe's biggest bus companies which was created in Germany and offers bus services around Europe and US. Flixbus offers only one ticket type called Standard for your upcoming bus trip between Brussels and Rotterdam.

Book your FlixBus Brussels to Rotterdam bus with Omio and enjoy a smooth and relaxing journey! Check FlixBus’s up-to-date bus schedules for the ideal departure and arrival times, compare the fastest Brussels to Rotterdam routes as well as the amenities offered in the class fare you choose and buy the most affordable FlixBus bus tickets online that fit your budget. The distance from Brussels to Rotterdam is 74 miles (119 km), and the best price for a one-way Brussels - Rotterdam FlixBus bus ticket starts at $13 (€10) if you book in advance. If you would rather search for your FlixBus ticket in the Omio app, you can quickly see if it's a mobile ticket so that you can go paperless when traveling by bus. Waiting in a line at the bus station to purchase your bus ticket will become yesterday's news. So, book your bus tickets online quickly and easily and enjoy your trip with FlixBus!

These are FlixBus' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the bus from Brussels to Rotterdam:

  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • All bookings can be canceled up to 15 minutes before departure (a fee may apply).
  • Cancellations made 30 days before departure are free of charge.
  • Canceled tickets are refunded as a voucher, which is valid for 12 months, and is the value of the original booking (minus a cancellation fee, if applicable).
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Buses from Brussels to Rotterdam

Buses in Europe are an affordable way to travel between cities, with a number of bus companies offering a variety of domestic and international routes. There are several regular buses from Brussels to Rotterdam throughout the week. The route is run by Eurolines and Flixbus and travelers can expect to find at least one morning and one evening departure each day. An average journey takes just over 2 hours making it a convenient and economical choice for travelers.

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Brussels to Rotterdam Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from Brussels to Rotterdam when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€21

1 Day in Advance

€18

1 Week in Advance

€13

2 Weeks in Advance

€13

1 Month in Advance

€11

3 Months in Advance

€9

Brussels to Rotterdam Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than both the plane and train it is significantly cheaper and can take as little as 2:15 h to arrive in Rotterdam.

  • autobus Most Brussels to Rotterdam buses are run by either Flixbus, Eurolines, and Ouibus.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from the Brussels Gare du Nord and arrive at either Rofterdam Zuidplein or Centraal Station.
  • autobus Traveling from Brussels to Rotterdam by bus takes as little as 2 hours and 15 minutes.
  • autobus Most travelers book their Brussels to Rotterdam bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Brussel to Rotterdam buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 14% cheaper to book an Brussels to Rotterdam bus ticket 1 day ahead of time as opposed to purchasing a ticket at the station.
  • It is 38% cheaper to book an Brussels to Rotterdam bus ticket 1 week ahead of time as opposed to purchasing a ticket on the day you intend to travel.
  • Brussels to Rotterdam bus tickets are 48% cheaper on average when booked a month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from Brussels

Buses from Brussels to Rotterdam depart from Brussels' Gare du Nord rail station. The station is close to Place Rogier in the Northern business district. Travelers can take the tram (lines 3 and 4) to the Gare du Nord stop or metro (lines 2 and 6) to the nearby Place Rogier stop. Local buses operated by De Lijn also stop close to the station. Those using public transport should remember to validate tickets using the orange machines before boarding.

Getting into Rotterdam by Bus

As well as being Europe's largest port, Rotterdam is noted for landmarks like the Erasmus bridge and City Hall. Visitors can explore the old port, see the Erasmus statue or visit some of the finest museums in the Netherlands like Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen or the spectacular Kunsthal. Buses from Brussels to Rotterdam drop passengers next to Centraal Station in the city centre. There are excellent public transport connections provided by RET to every part of the city from Rotterdam Centraal. These include the metro (lines C and E) and trains run from 6 am to midnight. 8 of the city's tram lines serve the station as well as several local buses. There is a night bus service, while taxis are also readily available.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for buses to Rotterdam from Brussels?

Travel by bus between Brussels, Belgium and Rotterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Rotterdam from Brussels restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Brussels?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 6/9/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Rotterdam from Brussels closer to your date of departure here

Are there restrictions on returning to Belgium from Netherlands by bus?

The restriction level for your return bus to Brussels, Belgium from Rotterdam is: Partially open.

Is my return bus into Brussels from Rotterdam restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Belgium from Rotterdam?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition for subsequent release from quarantine. It is tested in quarantine on days 1 and 7

What are the safety rules to follow in Brussels, Belgium?

The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 6/9/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Brussels from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Brussels to Rotterdam?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Brussels to Rotterdam buses for as little as $12 (€9)  in the next 7 days.
How much is a bus ticket between Brussels and Rotterdam?
If you are looking to purchase your bus ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Brussels to Rotterdam bus to cost on average $14 (€11)  one way.
How far is Brussels to Rotterdam by bus?
The bus distance from Brussels to Rotterdam is around 74 miles (119 km).
How long is a bus to Rotterdam from Brussels on average?
On average the Brussels to Rotterdam bus travel time is 2 h  for the 74 miles (119 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What bus station in Brussels goes to Rotterdam? What bus station do I come into Rotterdam from Brussels?

There are a few bus stations in Brussels to start your journey from including Brussels, Brussels South (Gare du Midi), Brussels, Boulevard Pachéco (Congrès) and Brussels, Gare Du Midi. In Rotterdam you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station), Rotterdam, Centraal Station and Rotterdam, Westerstraat.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi   and arrive in Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station).

Where is the bus station in Brussels to go to Rotterdam? Where is the bus station in Rotterdam located?

You can find the most popular departure bus station for this trip, Bruxelles-Midi, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Brussels. The most popular arrival bus station in Rotterdam, called Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station), is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city center.

Which bus providers should I travel with from Brussels to Rotterdam?
When taking a bus from Brussels to Rotterdam, you can count on Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Citybus Express, Bla Bla Bus or Infobus for the best way to get you to Rotterdam. You can also check all possible bus providers who offer a service between Brussels and Rotterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a bus ticket.
When is the earliest bus from Brussels to Rotterdam? When is the last bus from Brussels to Rotterdam?
You can take the first bus from Brussels to Rotterdam at 6: 15 AM. The last bus from Brussels to Rotterdam that you can take departs at 6: 10 PM. Omio shows you the latest bus from Brussels to Rotterdam schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I buy Brussels to Rotterdam bus tickets to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Brussels to Rotterdam is on average $14 (€11) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus companies offering this route. In general, you can find bus tickets from Brussels to Rotterdam available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Brussels
Rotterdam
Bruselas
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Brüssel Gare Central
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