Mechelen to Rotterdam train

Wed, Jul 17
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Cheap train tickets from Mechelen to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 17

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
SNCB
09:24AM1h25
Mechelen station
10:49AMRotterdam Centraal
$401One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB
08:24AM1h25
Mechelen station
09:49AMRotterdam Centraal
$401One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
SNCB
08:24AM1h22
Mechelen station
09:46AMRotterdam Centraal
$401One-way
1 transfer
Cheapest
SNCB
09:24AM1h22
Mechelen station
10:46AMRotterdam Centraal
$401One-way
1 transfer
Eurostar
09:54AM1h08
Mechelen station
11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
$921One-way
1 transfer

Train schedule from Mechelen to Rotterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, July 17
SNCB
08:24AM1h25
Mechelen station
09:49AMRotterdam Centraal
0 transfers
SNCB
08:24AM1h22
Mechelen station
09:46AMRotterdam Centraal
1 transfer
Eurostar
08:54AM1h08
Mechelen station
10:02AMRotterdam Centraal
1 transfer
SNCB
09:24AM1h25
Mechelen station
10:49AMRotterdam Centraal
0 transfers
SNCB
09:24AM1h22
Mechelen station
10:46AMRotterdam Centraal
1 transfer
Eurostar
09:54AM1h08
Mechelen station
11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
1 transfer
Eurostar
09:54AM1h08
Mechelen station
11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
1 transfer

This is the last train of the day.

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Fastest train times from Mechelen to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Jul 17

Fastest Journey

1 h 8 m

Average

1 h 16 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

100 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Mechelen for Rotterdam every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Fastest
Eurostar
09:54AM1h08
Mechelen station
11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
$921One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Eurostar
08:54AM1h08
Mechelen station
10:02AMRotterdam Centraal
$921One-way
1 transfer
Fastest
Eurostar
09:54AM1h08
Mechelen station
11:02AMRotterdam Centraal
$921One-way
1 transfer
SNCB
08:24AM1h22
Mechelen station
09:46AMRotterdam Centraal
$401One-way
1 transfer
SNCB
09:24AM1h22
Mechelen station
10:46AMRotterdam Centraal
$401One-way
1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Mechelen to Rotterdam

distanceDistance61 miles (99 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$40 (€35)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity, Thalys or SNCB

Trains from Mechelen to Rotterdam cover the 61 miles (99 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 8 min with our travel partners like NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity, Thalys or SNCB. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $23 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $40 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Mechelen and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

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

NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity and SNCB trains will get you from Mechelen to 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 from Mechelen to Rotterdam. 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 Mechelen to Rotterdam train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 22 min
  • Cheapest Price: $21
  • SNCB frequency: 16 a day

FAQs: Trains from Mechelen to Rotterdam

FAQs: Travel by train from Mechelen 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 Mechelen to Rotterdam.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Mechelen to Rotterdam can start from as little as $23 (€20) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Mechelen to Rotterdam is $40 (€35); 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 Mechelen to Rotterdam is 1 h 8 min   to travel the 61 mile (99 km) long journey, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Mechelen to Rotterdam leaves at 6: 24 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Mechelen to Rotterdam leaves at 8: 54 PM.
Yes, it is possible to travel from Mechelen to Rotterdam without having to change trains with SNCB. There are 12 direct trains from Mechelen 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 Thalys from Mechelen to Rotterdam.
For the journey from Mechelen to Rotterdam you can take a train with NS International | IC Brussel, PKP Intercity, Thalys or SNCB. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Mechelen and Rotterdam on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 54 PM.

When departing from Mechelen, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Mechelen and Mechelen-Nekkerspoel. 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 Mechelen, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 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 Mechelen is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 8 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Mechelen to Rotterdam is May.
You have options as you can travel to Rotterdam from Mechelen 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Mechelen and Rotterdam

Mechelen
Rotterdam
The major railway station for departures from Mechelen is Mechelen. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Mechelen for your journey from Mechelen to Rotterdam.
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
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 Mechelen.
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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