How to get from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||221 miles (356 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus or train|
|Ticket price range||$35 - $46|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $35 (€30) • 7 h 15 min|
|Fastest mode||Bus • $35 (€30) • 7 h 15 min|
|Popular travel companies||STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 221 miles (356 km) by bus or train between Frankfurt am Main and Rotterdam. If speed is a priority, then a bus is the best option with an average duration of 7 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $35 (€30). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are STUDENT AGENCY k. S. Or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam.
You can travel by train or bus for as low as $23 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Frankfurt am Main to 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.
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS), a subsidiary of the popular French carpooling company, BlaBlaCar, is a travel company operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe. Founded in France, BlaBlaCar Bus provides connections to over 300 destinations. Standard amenities on the travel include air conditioning, toilets, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long travel journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. On select routes there is also free Wi-Fi available. BlaBlaCar Bus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags per person.
There are 2 travel options to Rotterdam from Frankfurt am Main. You can take a bus or train.
The cheapest way to go to Rotterdam from Frankfurt am Main is by taking a bus, which costs on average $35 (€30).
This is compared to other ways of getting from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam:
Taking a bus costs $12 (€10) less than taking a train, which average ticket prices of $46 (€40).
The fastest way to get to Rotterdam from Frankfurt am Main is by bus with an average travel time of 7 h 15 min.
Other travel options to Rotterdam take longer:
Train takes 9 h 48 min on average.
The Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam distance is around 221 miles (356 km).
The average frequency per day from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam:
The following travel companies offer services from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam:
Yes, there are direct routes from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam with the following travel companies:
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 journey.
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