How to travel from Berlin to Rotterdam

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from Berlin to Rotterdam

You can get from Berlin to Rotterdam by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Berlin to Rotterdam on Sep 27 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:00PMBerlin19h15 12:15PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
1 transfer
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05:00PMBerlin19h15 12:15PMRotterdam, Conradstraat
1 transfer
831One-way

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Travel Information from Berlin to Rotterdam

distanceDistance379 miles (611 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range$2 - $85
fastestFastest modeTrain • $85 (€80) • 6 h 46 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or FlixTrain

Travel 379 miles (611 km) by bus, flight, ferry or train from Berlin to Rotterdam. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or FlixTrain among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Berlin to Rotterdam.

How to get from Berlin to Rotterdam

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Berlin to Rotterdam, 67,04% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Berlin to Rotterdam and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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FAQs

Travel from Berlin, Germany to Rotterdam, Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Is international entry into Rotterdam from Berlin restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Rotterdam, Netherlands from Berlin?

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

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

  • Social distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The above information was last verified on 9/19/22. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip between Berlin and Rotterdam closer to your planned date of departure here.

The current restriction level for returning to Berlin, Germany from Netherlands is: Unrestricted.

Am I allowed to reenter Berlin, Germany from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

Reentering Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Berlin from Rotterdam?

  • There are no current restrictions

Which rules do I need to follow in Berlin, Germany regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Germany must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 9/25/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Berlin from Rotterdam here.

There are 4 ways to travel from Berlin to Rotterdam including taking a bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Rotterdam from Berlin is by taking a flight, which costs on average $2 (€2).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Rotterdam:

A flight is generally $63 (€60) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $66 (€62) from Berlin to Rotterdam.

A flight is generally $82 (€78) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $85 (€80) from Berlin to Rotterdam.

The fastest way from Berlin to Rotterdam is by train with an average journey time of 6 h 46 min.

There are alternative travel options to Rotterdam that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 10 h 10 min   of travel time.

In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min   on average.

Rotterdam is approximately 379 miles (611 km) away from Berlin.

The average frequency per day from Berlin to Rotterdam is:

  • 2 buses per day.
  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Berlin and Rotterdam as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Berlin to Rotterdam:

  • Most travelers board their bus from Berlin, Zentralen Omnibusbahnhof and arrive in Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station).
  • Most travelers catch their flight from Berlin Brandenburg Airport and arrive in Rotterdam The Hague Airport.
  • Most travelers take a train from Berlin Hbf to Rotterdam Centraal.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Berlin to Rotterdam, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Rotterdam by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Berlin to Rotterdam tickets on Omio for $66 (€62).
  • FlixTrain can take you to Rotterdam by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for FlixTrain from Berlin to Rotterdam for $85 (€80).

Yes, there are direct routes from Berlin to Rotterdam with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 2 direct buses per day to take to Rotterdam with Flixbus.

Direct services to Rotterdam tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

Your trip from Berlin to Rotterdam doesn't have to end in Rotterdam. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Amsterdam, Brussels or Paris. If you’d like to add Amsterdam, Brussels or Paris to your Berlin to Rotterdam tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Rotterdam today!

When planning your trip from Berlin to Rotterdam, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $66 (€62) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing $2 (€2) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $85 (€80) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Berlin to Rotterdam online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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