Rotterdam to Brussels train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Rotterdam to Brussels

Showing times and prices for Jun 25

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

1 h 10 m

Average

1 h 52 m

Trains per day

8

Distance

120 km

Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to start from $33 with an average ticket price of $42.

The fastest train from Rotterdam to takes 1h 10m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 52m and covers a distance of 120 km.

8 trains that leave Rotterdam for every day with 8 travelling directly.

Eurostar
07:58PM1h10
Rotterdam
09:08PMBrussels
$331One-way
0 transfers
Eurostar
06:58PM1h10
Rotterdam
08:08PMBrussels
$331One-way
0 transfers
NS International
09:11PM2h06
Rotterdam
11:17PMBrussels
$471One-way
0 transfers
NS International
04:11PM2h06
Rotterdam
06:17PMBrussels
$471One-way
0 transfers
NS International
11:11AM2h06
Rotterdam
01:17PMBrussels
$471One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Rotterdam to Brussels

distanceDistance74 miles (119 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 10 min
priceAverage train ticket price$44 (€39)
frequencyTrain frequency16 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 16 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersNS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, PKP Intercity, European Sleeper, BSB or SNCB

Trains from Rotterdam to Brussels cover the 74 miles (119 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 10 min with our travel partners like NS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, PKP Intercity, European Sleeper, BSB or SNCB. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $21 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $44 (€39). Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Brussels-Midi.

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

You can travel by train between Rotterdam and Brussels with NS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar and PKP Intercity for as low as $22 (€19). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Eurostar is a high-speed train company operating in Europe, connecting the UK, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Germany including trains from Rotterdam to Brussels. It offers a range of services, including Eurostar e320, Eurostar e300, and Eurostar International. The Eurostar e320 is the fastest service, travelling at up to 320 km/h, while the Eurostar e300 is slightly slower, travelling at up to 300 km/h. Both services offer comfortable seating, free Wi-Fi, and power sockets. Eurostar International is a slower service, travelling at up to 160 km/h, but it offers a more luxurious experience with larger seats and more onboard facilities. Eurostar offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, Standard Premier, and Business Premier. Standard tickets are the most affordable, while Business Premier tickets offer the most luxurious experience. The most popular routes for Eurostar are London to Paris, London to Brussels, and London to Amsterdam. All of these routes offer a fast and convenient way to travel between the UK and mainland Europe.

Train information from Rotterdam to Brussels with Eurostar:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 10 min
  • Cheapest Price: $22

Train tickets from Rotterdam to Brussels: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 29 €
2 weeks earlier 23 €26%
3 weeks earlier 23 €26%
1 month before 19 €53%
2 months earlier 20 €45%
3 months earlier 20 €45%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Rotterdam - Brussels. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:

  • Buying your train ticket from Rotterdam - Brussels 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 26% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Rotterdam - Brussels with 2 months in advance you save up to about 45% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 45%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

FAQs: Trains from Rotterdam to Brussels

FAQs: Travel by train from Rotterdam to Brussels 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 Brussels.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to Brussels can start from as little as $21 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rotterdam to Brussels is $44 (€39); 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 Rotterdam to Brussels is 1 h 10 min   to travel the 74 mile (119 km) long trip, with around there are 16 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Rotterdam to Brussels leaves at 5: 32 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rotterdam to Brussels leaves at 9: 11 PM.
Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day from Rotterdam to Brussels with Eurostar or SNCB. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Brussels. Take the fast train with Eurostar from Rotterdam to Brussels.
The high-speed Eurostar train from Rotterdam to Brussels takes 1 h 10 min   on average.
Take the Rotterdam to Brussels train with NS International | IC Brussel, Eurostar, PKP Intercity, European Sleeper, BSB or SNCB. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Brussels from Rotterdam as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, you can take a night train from Rotterdam to Brussels with European Sleeper. Find all the info regarding night trains in Europe.  

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

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

A day trip to Brussels from Rotterdam 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 for a train from Rotterdam to Brussels is June.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Rotterdam to Brussels including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Rotterdam and Brussels

Rotterdam
Brussels
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 Brussels.
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+31 302357822
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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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