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.
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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.
|Distance||231 miles (373 km)|
|Average bus duration||6 h 10 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$40 (€33)|
|Bus companies||Flixbus, 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).
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 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.
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:
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Travel by bus between Paris, France and Rotterdam, Netherlands is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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
The restriction level for your return bus to Paris, France from Rotterdam is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of France has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
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.
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).
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.
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