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Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 25

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn
09:59AM8h47
Zürich Hbf
06:46PMRotterdam Centraal
$1631One-way
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM8h47
Zürich Hbf
04:46PMRotterdam Centraal
$1881One-way
4 transfers

Train schedule from Zurich to Rotterdam

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, June 25
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM8h47
Zürich Hbf
04:46PMRotterdam Centraal
4 transfers
Deutsche Bahn
09:59AM8h47
Zürich Hbf
06:46PMRotterdam Centraal
4 transfers

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Fastest train times from Zurich to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for Jun 25

Fastest Journey

8 h 47 m

Average

8 h 47 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

585 km

It's difficult to get from Zurich to Rotterdam without transferring at least 4 times.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
07:59AM8h47
Zürich Hbf
04:46PMRotterdam Centraal
$1881One-way
4 transfers
Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
09:59AM8h47
Zürich Hbf
06:46PMRotterdam Centraal
$1631One-way
4 transfers

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Overview: Train from Zurich to Rotterdam

distanceDistance363 miles (585 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 41 min
priceCheapest ticket price$55 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI
Cheapest travel modebus
Cheapest bus ticket $40 (€35)

Trains from Zurich to Rotterdam run on average 2 times per day, taking around 8h 47m for the 585 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $55 (€48) but you can travel from only $40 (€35) by bus.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI from Zurich to Rotterdam trains

Deutsche Bahn and TGV INOUI trains will get you from Zurich to Rotterdam from $55 (€48). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains between Zurich and Rotterdam. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.

Zurich to Rotterdam train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 8 h 41 min
  • Cheapest Price: $55

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Zurich to Rotterdam

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Zurich to Rotterdam with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Zurich to Rotterdam

FAQs: Travel by train from Zurich 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 Zurich to Rotterdam.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Zurich to Rotterdam can start from as little as $55 (€48) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Zurich to Rotterdam is $162 (€141); 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 Zurich to Rotterdam is 8 h 41 min   to travel the 363 mile (585 km) long journey, with around there are 3 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Zurich to Rotterdam leaves at 5: 59 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Zurich to Rotterdam leaves at 8: 59 PM.
There are 3 trains a day from Zurich to Rotterdam which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Yes, there's a high-speed train to Rotterdam. Take the fast train with TGV INOUI from Zurich to Rotterdam.
For the best Zurich to Rotterdam train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn or TGV INOUI. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Zurich and Rotterdam to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 8: 59 PM.

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your route from including Zürich Hbf, Zurich Airport and Zürich Stadelhofen. 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 Zürich Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.2 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.

The cheapest month for a train from Zurich to Rotterdam is December.
You have options as you can travel to Rotterdam from Zurich 3 different ways: bus, train or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Zurich and Rotterdam

Zurich
Rotterdam
Zürich Hbf is the most popular Zurich 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 Zurich for your trip to Rotterdam.
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