Brussels to Rotterdam train

Sat, Jul 20
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Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 20

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Brussels to Rotterdam is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Cheapest
SNCB
10:44AM2h02
Brussels-Midi
12:46PMRotterdam Centraal
$551One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
SNCB
10:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
12:49PMRotterdam Centraal
$551One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB
08:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
10:49AMRotterdam Centraal
$551One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB
09:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
11:49AMRotterdam Centraal
$551One-way
0 transfers
Eurostar
08:52AM1h10
Brussels-Midi
10:02AMRotterdam Centraal
$1031One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Brussels to Rotterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Saturday, July 20
SNCB
08:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
10:49AMRotterdam Centraal
0 transfers
Eurostar
08:52AM1h10
Brussels-Midi
10:02AMRotterdam Centraal
0 transfers
SNCB
09:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
11:49AMRotterdam Centraal
0 transfers
Eurostar
09:52AM1h10
Brussels-Midi
11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
0 transfers
SNCB
10:44AM2h02
Brussels-Midi
12:46PMRotterdam Centraal
1 transfer
SNCB
10:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
12:49PMRotterdam Centraal
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Brussels to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 20

Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Average

1 h 46 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

120 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Brussels for Rotterdam every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Eurostar
08:52AM1h10
Brussels-Midi
10:02AMRotterdam Centraal
$1031One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Eurostar
09:52AM1h10
Brussels-Midi
11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
$1401One-way
0 transfers
SNCB
10:44AM2h02
Brussels-Midi
12:46PMRotterdam Centraal
$551One-way
1 transfer
SNCB
10:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
12:49PMRotterdam Centraal
$551One-way
0 transfers
SNCB
08:44AM2h05
Brussels-Midi
10:49AMRotterdam Centraal
$551One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Brussels to Rotterdam

distanceDistance74 miles (119 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$48 (€41)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity, Eurostar, BSB, European Sleeper or SNCB

Trains from Brussels to Rotterdam cover the 74 miles (119 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity, Eurostar, BSB, European Sleeper or SNCB. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $48 (€41), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Brussels-Midi and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

Train companies: NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity and Eurostar from Brussels to Rotterdam trains

NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity and Eurostar trains will get you between Brussels and Rotterdam from $21 (€18). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

SNCB is the national railway company of Belgium with train tickets to Rotterdam from Brussels. It operates a wide range of trains, including Intercity, Interregio, EuroCity, Thalys, and ICE International. Intercity trains are the most frequent and offer the fastest connections between major cities. Interregio trains are slower and offer more stops. EuroCity trains are international services that connect Belgium with other European countries. Thalys trains are high-speed services that connect Belgium with France, Germany, and the Netherlands. ICE International trains are international services that connect Belgium with Germany and the Netherlands. SNCB offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, return tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power outlets. The most popular routes for SNCB are Brussels to Antwerp, Brussels to Bruges, Brussels to Ghent, and Brussels to Liege.

SNCB from Brussels to Rotterdam train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 56 min
  • Cheapest Price: $21
  • SNCB frequency: 9 a day

FAQs: Trains from Brussels to Rotterdam

FAQs: Travel by train from Brussels 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
Cheap train tickets from Brussels to Rotterdam can start from as little as $21 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Brussels to Rotterdam is $48 (€41); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Brussels to Rotterdam is 1 h 10 min   to travel the 74 mile (119 km) long route, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Brussels to Rotterdam leaves at 5: 44 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Brussels to Rotterdam leaves at 8: 52 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Brussels to Rotterdam without having to change trains with Eurostar or SNCB. There are 16 direct trains from Brussels to Rotterdam each day. There may be fewer direct services available on weekends or holidays.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Rotterdam. Take the fast train with Eurostar from Brussels to Rotterdam.
The high-speed Eurostar train from Brussels to Rotterdam takes 1 h 10 min   on average.
Take the Brussels to Rotterdam train with NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity, Eurostar, BSB, European Sleeper or SNCB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Brussels and Rotterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Brussels to Rotterdam with European Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

When departing from Brussels, you have various train station options to start your route from including Brussels-Midi, Brussels-Central and Brussels-North. When arriving in Rotterdam, you can end your journey in train stations like Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Blaak and Rotterdam Noord.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Brussels-Midi, which is located around 2 miles (3.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Rotterdam Centraal, located 0.6 miles (876 m) away from the city centre.

A day trip to Rotterdam from Brussels is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 10 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Brussels to Rotterdam by train is January.
You have options as you can travel from Brussels to Rotterdam 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Brussels and Rotterdam

Brussels
Rotterdam
The major railway station for departures from Brussels is Brussels-Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Brussels-Central for your journey from Brussels 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 Brussels-Central
Metro lines: 1, 5
Train lines: IC, Intercity Direct 9200, RER (S1, S2, S3, S6, S8, S10)
The major train station for arrivals in Rotterdam is Rotterdam Centraal. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Rotterdam Centraal for your journey to Rotterdam from Brussels.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+31 302357822
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 00: 00 - 24: 00
Public transit options for Rotterdam Centraal
Subway lines: D, E
Bus lines: 33, 34, 38, 39, 40, 44, 48
Tram lines: 4, 7, 8, 12, 20, 21, 23, 24, 25
Train lines: NS Intercity, NS Intercity Direct, NS Sprinter, NS Nachtnet, Thalys, Eurostar

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