Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Dec 6

Cheapest

$44

Average

$62

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 Brussels to Rotterdam will cost around $ 62 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 44.

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11:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 01:49PMRotterdam Centraal
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$441One-way
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10:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 12:49PMRotterdam Centraal
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$441One-way
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09:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 11:49AMRotterdam Centraal
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$441One-way
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08:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 10:49AMRotterdam Centraal
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$441One-way
09:52AMBrussels-Midi1h10 11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
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$851One-way

Train schedule from Brussels to Rotterdam

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08:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 10:49AMRotterdam Centraal
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08:52AMBrussels-Midi1h10 10:02AMRotterdam Centraal
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09:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 11:49AMRotterdam Centraal
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09:52AMBrussels-Midi1h10 11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
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10:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 12:49PMRotterdam Centraal
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11:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 01:49PMRotterdam Centraal
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11:52AMBrussels-Midi1h10 01:02PMRotterdam Centraal
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Dec 5
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Mon
Dec 6
$44SNCB | IC
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Dec 7
$44SNCB | IC
$10Flixbus
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Dec 8
$44SNCB | IC
$8Flixbus
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Dec 9
$44SNCB | IC
$8Flixbus
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Dec 10
$44SNCB | IC
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Dec 11
$44SNCB | IC
$8Flixbus
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Dec 12
$30SNCB | IC
$8Flixbus
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Dec 13
$23SNCB | IC
$10Flixbus
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Dec 14
$23SNCB | IC
$10Flixbus
Wed
Dec 15
$23SNCB | IC
$8Flixbus
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Dec 16
$23SNCB | IC
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Fri
Dec 17
$30SNCB | IC
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Dec 18
$30SNCB | IC
$14Flixbus
Sun
Dec 19
$30SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
Mon
Dec 20
$23SNCB | IC
$14Flixbus
Tue
Dec 21
$23SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
Wed
Dec 22
$23SNCB | IC
$14Flixbus
Thu
Dec 23
$23SNCB | IC
$23BlaBlaCar Bus
Fri
Dec 24
$30SNCB | IC
$12Flixbus
Sat
Dec 25
$30SNCB | IC
$14Flixbus

Fastest train times from Brussels to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Dec 6

Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Average

1 h 40 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

120 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Brussels for Rotterdam every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 120 km distance in an average of 1 h 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 10 m .

The slowest trains will take 2 h 4 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.

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09:52AMBrussels-Midi1h10 11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
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$851One-way
Fastest
08:52AMBrussels-Midi1h10 10:02AMRotterdam Centraal
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$851One-way
Fastest
11:52AMBrussels-Midi1h10 01:02PMRotterdam Centraal
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$851One-way
11:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 01:49PMRotterdam Centraal
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$441One-way
10:45AMBrussels-Midi2h04 12:49PMRotterdam Centraal
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$441One-way

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Train Information to Rotterdam from Brussels

distanceDistance74 miles (119 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 4 min
priceAverage train ticket price$44 (€37)
frequencyTrain frequency7 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 7 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersSNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar

Trains from Brussels to Rotterdam cover the 74 miles (119 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 4 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $44 (€37), but the average price of train tickets is $44 (€37). Travelers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

Train companies

Thalys and Eurostar trains from Brussels to Rotterdam

Thalys and Eurostar trains will get you from Brussels to Rotterdam from $44 (€37). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Thalys
Eurostar

Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train from Brussels to Rotterdam with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip from Brussels to Rotterdam with Thalys! As an official travel partner of Thalys, Omio can help you search current train schedules and timetables from Thalys, compare the best routes from Brussels to Rotterdam as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on baggage allowance and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Thalys Brussels to Rotterdam train ticket available today. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a line at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train from Brussels to Rotterdam on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 74 miles (119 km) trip between Brussels and Rotterdam with ease and comfort on a train with Thalys.

    These are Thalys' ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Brussels to Rotterdam:

    • Cashless payments recommended
    • Online booking and check-in recommended
    • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
    • Verification of ticket with valid ID
    • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
    • If a ticket is nonrefundable, a Thalys e-voucher can still be issued for a 15€ fee to passengers requesting a refund up to 30 days after the departure date.

    Travel Tips

    Trains from Brussels 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 Brussels to Rotterdam.
    FAQs
    Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Brussels and Rotterdam?

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

    Can I enter Netherlands from Belgium?

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

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

    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?

    All travelers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

    The information above was last checked on 12/1/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Brussels and Rotterdam as this information can change.

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

    Return travel from Netherlands to Belgium is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Brussels from Rotterdam?

    Entry into Belgium 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?

    Requirements for reentering:

    • 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
    • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing

    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:

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

    Last checked on 12/1/21. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Brussels from Rotterdam.

    How much do cheap trains to Rotterdam from Brussels cost?
    If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Brussels to Rotterdam trains for as little as $44 (€37)  in the next 7 days.
    What is the cost of a train from Brussels to Rotterdam?
    If you are looking to book your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Brussels to Rotterdam train to cost on average $44 (€37)  one way.
    How far is Brussels to Rotterdam by train?
    The Brussels to Rotterdam train distance is approximately 74 miles (119 km).
    How long is the train from Brussels to Rotterdam?
    The Brussels to Rotterdam train duration is on average 2 h 4 min, which is to be expected when traveling 74 miles (119 km) to Rotterdam from Brussels. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
    What train station in Brussels goes to Rotterdam? What train station do I come into Rotterdam from Brussels?

    Some of the Brussels train stations to Rotterdam you can start your journey from include Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Rotterdam include Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak.

    When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi   and arriving in Rotterdam Centraal.

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

    Passengers board the train most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Rotterdam Centraal, located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city center.

    What train providers go from Brussels to Rotterdam?
    When taking a train from Brussels to Rotterdam, you can count on SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar for the best way to get you to Rotterdam. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Brussels to Rotterdam and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    How many trains are there to Rotterdam from Brussels a day?
    The average number of trains departing Brussels for Rotterdam is 7 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    When is the earliest train from Brussels to Rotterdam? When is the last train from Brussels to Rotterdam?
    The earliest train departing from Brussels to Rotterdam leaves at 7: 16 AM. The last train departing from Brussels to Rotterdam leaves at 10: 45 AM. You can find the latest Brussels to Rotterdam train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    How far in advance should I buy train tickets to Rotterdam from Brussels for the best deals?
    If you purchase a train ticket from Brussels to Rotterdam within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $44 (€37) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Rotterdam from Brussels are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Brussels
    Rotterdam
    Bruxelles-Midi is the most popular Brussels 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 Brussels for your trip to Rotterdam.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +32 25282828
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 06: 15 - 22: 00
    Public transit options for Bruxelles-Central
    Metro lines: 1, 5
    Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)