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Train Information from Rotterdam to Bochum

distanceDistance120 miles (194 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 41 min
priceAverage train ticket price$23 (€19)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Rotterdam to Bochum cover the 120 miles (194 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $23 (€19), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Bochum Hbf.

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Train from Rotterdam to Bochum with Deutsche Bahn

Travel between Rotterdam and Bochum from $23 (€19) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect journey between Rotterdam and Bochum with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules between Rotterdam and Bochum and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Rotterdam to Bochum by DB is 120 miles (194 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Rotterdam and Bochum is $23 (€19).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Rotterdam to Bochum due to the coronavirus:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Normal conditions apply

Travel Tips

Trains from Rotterdam to Bochum
Travel by train to Bochum 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 Rotterdam to Bochum.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains to Bochum from Rotterdam?

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Bochum, Germany by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Rotterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What are the safety rules to follow in Bochum, Germany?

When traveling in Germany, 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 12/6/21. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Bochum from Rotterdam before traveling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Netherlands from Bochum, Germany?

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

Is my return train into Rotterdam from Bochum restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

Conditions of reentry:

  • 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?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 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 Rotterdam from Bochum closer to your date of departure here here.

How much do cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to Bochum cost?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Rotterdam to Bochum to cost as little as $23 (€19)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Bochum from Rotterdam?
In the next 7 days you can expect to pay on average $23 (€19)  for a train ticket to Bochum from Rotterdam.
How far is it from Rotterdam to Bochum by train?
The train distance from Rotterdam to Bochum is around 120 miles (194 km).
What is the Rotterdam to Bochum train travel time?
On average the Rotterdam to Bochum train time is 3 h 41 min  covering the 120 miles (194 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Rotterdam and arrival train station in Bochum?

Some of the Rotterdam train stations to Bochum you can start your journey from include Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Bochum include Bochum Hbf, Bochum-Langendreer and Bochum-Langendreer West.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal   and arriving in Bochum Hbf.

Where is the Rotterdam train station located? Where is the Bochum train station located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and travel around 0.4 miles (659 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bochum Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.4 miles (567 m) from the train station to the city center in Bochum.

Which train companies can get me from Rotterdam to Bochum?
For the best Rotterdam to Bochum train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services to Bochum from Rotterdam to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there from Rotterdam to Bochum?
The average number of trains departing Rotterdam for Bochum is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Rotterdam to Bochum?
You can take the earliest train from Rotterdam to Bochum at 6: 14 AM   or take the last train from Rotterdam to Bochum leaving at 10: 14 AM. Look for the latest Rotterdam to Bochum train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Rotterdam to Bochum for the best deals?
If you purchase the Rotterdam to Bochum train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $23 (€19). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains between Rotterdam and Bochum. Look out for train tickets for this trip to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rotterdam
Bochum
Rotterdam Centraal is the most popular Rotterdam 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 Rotterdam for your trip to Bochum.
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