The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Kiel to Rotterdam is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 3 trains that leave Kiel for Rotterdam every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||286 miles (461 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$40 (€35)|
|Train frequency||23 a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Kiel to Rotterdam cover the 286 miles (461 km) long route taking on average 8 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 23 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $40 (€35), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $40 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Kiel Hbf and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.
Find the best trains from Kiel to Rotterdam with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $40 (€35). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Kiel to Rotterdam train.
Deutsche Bahn from Kiel to Rotterdam train information:
Travel between Kiel, Germany and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Kiel and Rotterdam before traveling.
The restriction level for your return train to Kiel, Germany from Rotterdam is: Unrestricted.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 3/22/23. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Kiel from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here here.
Some of the Kiel train stations to Rotterdam you can start your journey from include Kiel Hbf, Kiel-Hassee CITTI-PARK and Kiel, Hbf Kaistraße. 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 Kiel Hbf and arriving in Rotterdam Centraal.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Kiel Hbf, is located 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city center of Kiel.
The most popular arrival train station, Rotterdam Centraal, is located 0.6 miles (876 m) away from the city center of Rotterdam.
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