The cheapest buses from Paris to Rotterdam

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Cheapest

$36

Average

$55

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Paris to Rotterdam will cost around $ 55 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 36.

2nd Cheapest
04:00PMParis6h10 10:10PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$361One-way
08:10AMParis6h50 03:00PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$561One-way
10:15PMParis5h25 03:40AMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$731One-way

Timetable Paris to Rotterdam

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08:10AMParis6h50 03:00PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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04:00PMParis6h10 10:10PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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10:15PMParis5h25 03:40AMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$32Flixbus
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$54Flixbus
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$151Thalys
$30Flixbus
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$109Thalys
$20Flixbus
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$136Thalys
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
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$30BlaBlaCar Bus
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$236Thalys
$48BlaBlaCar Bus
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$41Flixbus
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$151Thalys
$35Flixbus
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$109Thalys
$30Flixbus
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$109Thalys
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
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$109Thalys
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
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$109Thalys
$20Flixbus
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$109Thalys
$20BlaBlaCar Bus
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$89Thalys
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$109Thalys
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$23Flixbus

The fastest buses from Paris to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Oct 21

Fastest Journey

5 h 25 m

Average

6 h 8 m

Buses per day

3

Distance

373 km

Of the 3 buses that leave Paris for Rotterdam every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct buses cover the 373 km distance in an average of 6 h 8 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 5 h 25 m .

The slowest buses will take 6 h 50 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
10:15PMParis5h25 03:40AMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$731One-way
2nd Fastest
04:00PMParis6h10 10:10PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$361One-way
08:10AMParis6h50 03:00PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
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$561One-way

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Bus Information to Rotterdam from Paris

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
durationAverage bus duration6 h 10 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$40 (€33)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus companiesFlixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus

Buses from Paris to Rotterdam cover the 231 miles (373 km) long route taking on average 6 h 10 min with our travel partners like Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $20 (€16), but the average price of bus tickets is $40 (€33). Travelers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station).

Bus companies

FlixBus Paris – Rotterdam

For as little as $20 (€16) you can travel by bus between Paris and Rotterdam with FlixBus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

FlixBus

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost bus companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance bus at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

  • Average Price: $20

When purchasing your FlixBus bus tickets from Paris to Rotterdam, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

  • 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 Paris to Rotterdam

Passengers wishing to visit the major port city in South Holland from the French capital will find both direct and indirect bus journeys available every day. The two cities, nearly 300 miles apart, are connected by at least 3 direct departures a day. The route can be completed in as little as 6 hours 15 minutes, with nearly 20 indirect journeys also serving the route, taking as little as 7 hours 35 minutes.

Which bus companies travel from Paris to Rotterdam?

Buses are offered by French providers Ouibus and Eurolines. Flixbus also offer direct routes connecting Paris and Rotterdam, but only on select days. Every day of the week, passengers can expect at least 1 direct departure from both Ouibus and Eurolines.

How long is the bus from Paris to Rotterdam?

The shortest journey between Paris and Rotterdam takes just 6 hours 15 minutes. It is the Eurolines service traveling overnight to avoid congestion, which allows travelers to wake feeling refreshed when they arrive in Rotterdam not long after 5:00 a.m. Indirect routes take significantly longer when there are long waits at transfer stations. The longest is close to 16 hours, involving a 7 hour lay over in Amsterdam. Some passengers may take advantage of the long wait to explore another European city.

How many buses are there from Paris to Rotterdam?

Whenever passengers travel, they can expect a minimum of 3 direct departures that day. Between 15 and 20 indirect routes are also available, which usually require a change at Brussels or Amsterdam. There are usually 2 morning direct departures and 1 overnight service. Indirect departures are spread throughout the day.

What are the departure and arrival stations for buses from Paris to Rotterdam?

Departure station: Most buses depart from Paris, Gare Routière Galliéni, which is found in Bagnolet, in the east of Paris. The bus station covers two levels and is the hub for most European coach travel in Paris. Passengers can reach the station using the Metro lines and alighting at Gallieni Station, as well as several local bus routes, including a direct transfer to and from the airport.

Arrival station: Passengers will arrive at Rotterdam, Conradstraat located directly in the center of town. The bus stop is just outside Rotterdam Centraal where passengers can make use of the extensive rail and tram connections.

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FAQs
What are the travel restrictions for Rotterdam, Netherlands if I'm coming from Paris, France by bus?

Travel by bus between Paris, France and Rotterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Rotterdam from Paris restricted?

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

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

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

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 10/17/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Rotterdam from Paris closer to your date of departure here

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Paris, France from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

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

Is my return bus into Paris 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 France from Rotterdam?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/19/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your bus to Paris from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the price of the cheapest bus from Paris to Rotterdam?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Paris to Rotterdam buses for as little as $20 (€16)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a bus to Rotterdam from Paris?
The Paris to Rotterdam bus ticket price is on average $40 (€33)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this route in the next week.
How far is it from Paris to Rotterdam by bus?
The Paris to Rotterdam bus distance is approximately 231 miles (373 km).
How long is the bus from Paris to Rotterdam?
The Paris to Rotterdam bus duration is on average 6 h 10 min, which is to be expected when traveling 231 miles (373 km) to Rotterdam from Paris. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure bus station in Paris and arrival bus station in Rotterdam?

Some of the Paris bus stations to Rotterdam you can start your journey from include Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine), Paris, Pl. Du Panthéon and Paris, Paris (Bercy Seine). Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Rotterdam include Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station), Rotterdam, Centraal Station and Rotterdam, Westerstraat.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon   and arriving in Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station).

Where is the departure bus station in Paris located? Where is the arrival bus station in Rotterdam located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Paris.

The most popular arrival bus station, Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station), is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Rotterdam.

Which bus companies should I travel with from Paris to Rotterdam?
For the route from Paris to Rotterdam you can take a bus with Flixbus, Eurolines France, Ouibus, Eurolines Switzerland or BlaBlaCar Bus. Be sure to check out all possible bus companies that offer services to Rotterdam from Paris on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
When does the first bus depart from Paris to Rotterdam? When does the last bus depart from Paris to Rotterdam?
You can take the earliest bus from Paris to Rotterdam at 6: 10 AM   or take the last bus from Paris to Rotterdam leaving at 9: 40 PM. Look for the latest Paris to Rotterdam bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy bus tickets from Paris to Rotterdam for the best deals?
If you buy a bus ticket from Paris to Rotterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $40 (€33) one way. However, we recommend booking your bus in advance to get access to the best prices. Bus tickets from Paris to Rotterdam are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

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