Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen train

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Overview: Train from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen

distanceDistance116 miles (187 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 38 min
priceAverage train ticket price$61 (€52)
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen cover the 116 miles (187 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 38 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $61 (€52), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $59 (€51). Travelers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Gelsenkirchen Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Gelsenkirchen from Rotterdam from $59 (€51) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most convenient 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 Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen train.

Deutsche Bahn from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 38 min
  • Cheapest Price: $59

FAQs: Trains from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen

FAQs: Travel by train from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen 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 Gelsenkirchen.
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Cheap train tickets from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen can start from as little as $59 (€51) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen is $61 (€52); 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 Gelsenkirchen is 2 h 38 min   to travel the 116 mile (187 km) long route. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner to search for a specific date.
The first train from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 6: 01 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen leaves at 3: 20 PM.
For the best Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen 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 between Rotterdam and Gelsenkirchen to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Rotterdam, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Blaak and Rotterdam Noord. When arriving in Gelsenkirchen, you can end your trip in train stations like Gelsenkirchen Hbf, Gelsenkirchen-Hassel station and Gelsenkirchen-Rotthausen station.

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 Gelsenkirchen Hbf, located 1.6 miles (2.5 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Gelsenkirchen from Rotterdam is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 2 h 38 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen is October.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Rotterdam to Gelsenkirchen including taking a bus or train.

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