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Train Information from Bordeaux to Rotterdam

distanceDistance540 miles (871 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Bordeaux to Rotterdam cover the 540 miles (871 km) long trip taking on average 16 h 17 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

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Trains from Bordeaux to Rotterdam
Travel by train to Rotterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bordeaux to Rotterdam.
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Bordeaux and Rotterdam?

Travel between Bordeaux, France and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from France?

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Bordeaux?

Conditions of entry:

  • 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?

When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

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

The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Rotterdam from Bordeaux before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering France from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

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

Is my return train into Bordeaux 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
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be placed under state quarantine

What are the safety rules to follow in Bordeaux, 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 12/1/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Bordeaux from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here here.

What is the distance from Bordeaux to Rotterdam by train?
You should expect to travel around 540 miles (871 km)  from Bordeaux to Rotterdam by train.
How long is a train between Bordeaux and Rotterdam on average?
The Bordeaux to Rotterdam train duration is on average 16 h 17 min, which is to be expected when traveling 540 miles (871 km) from Bordeaux to Rotterdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What station does the train from Bordeaux to Rotterdam depart from? Which Rotterdam train station do I come into from Bordeaux?

When taking the train between Bordeaux and Rotterdam, you can choose to depart from train stations like Bordeaux Saint-Jean, Bordeaux-Benauge and Bordeaux. Your trip can end in train stations such as Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Bordeaux Saint-Jean   and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

Where do I find the Bordeaux train station to Rotterdam? Where is the Rotterdam train station?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.5 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Rotterdam most often arrive at Rotterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from this train station to the city center.

How many trains are there between Bordeaux and Rotterdam a day?
The average number of trains departing Bordeaux for Rotterdam is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Bordeaux Saint-Jean is the most popular Bordeaux railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bordeaux for your trip to Rotterdam.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+33 556916470
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 09: 00 - 19: 00
Public transit options for Bordeaux Saint-Jean
Tram lines: C
Bus lines: 1, 9, 10, 11, Aéroport Navette
Train lines: TGV, Intercités, TER 6P, TER 16, TER 17, TER 24, TER 26, TER 32, TER 33, TER 40, TER 47, TER 61