You can get from Hamburg to Rotterdam by train, bus or flight.
To get from Hamburg to Rotterdam on Apr 01 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||257 miles (415 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$14 - $71|
|Fastest mode||Train • $71 (€63) • 10 h 37 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Take a bus, flight or train to travel 257 miles (415 km) between Hamburg and Rotterdam. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Hamburg to Rotterdam.
International travel from Hamburg, Germany to Rotterdam, Netherlands is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Netherlands is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Netherlands must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 3/8/23; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip between Hamburg and Rotterdam.
The restriction level for your return to Hamburg, Germany from Netherlands is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Conditions of reentry into Germany:
You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 3/22/23. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Hamburg from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here.
There are 3 ways to get from Hamburg to Rotterdam: bus, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Hamburg and Rotterdam is by taking a flight with an average price of $14 (€12).
This is compared to other travel options to Rotterdam:
Taking a flight is about $26 (€23) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $40 (€35) for this journey.
A flight is generally $58 (€51) less than a train for the same journey. Taking a train costs on average $71 (€63) from Hamburg to Rotterdam.
The fastest way from Hamburg to Rotterdam is by train with an average journey time of 10 h 37 min.
There are alternative travel options to Rotterdam that can usually take longer:
In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 12 h 40 min of travel time.
In comparison, going by flight can take 0 h 0 min on average.
You should expect to travel around 257 miles (415 km) between Hamburg and Rotterdam.
The average frequency per day from Hamburg to Rotterdam is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Hamburg and Rotterdam as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Hamburg to Rotterdam:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hamburg to Rotterdam, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Hamburg to Rotterdam with the following travel companies:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Rotterdam as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Hamburg and Rotterdam.
Before traveling from Hamburg to Rotterdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Hamburg to Rotterdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.
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