How to travel from Rotterdam to Bochum

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Travel Information from Rotterdam to Bochum

distanceDistance120 miles (194 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$14 - $23
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $14 (€12) • 3 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $23 (€20) • 3 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 120 miles (194 km) by bus or train to Bochum from Rotterdam. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Rotterdam to Bochum.

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from Rotterdam to Bochum

How to get from Rotterdam to Bochum by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

The best way to travel from Rotterdam to Bochum is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Rotterdam, Conradstraat
09:05AMBochum, Hbf
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Rotterdam, Conradstraat
09:05AMBochum, Hbf
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Rotterdam, Conradstraat
09:05AMBochum, Hbf
0 transfers
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Rotterdam, Conradstraat
01:45PMBochum, Hbf
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Rotterdam, Conradstraat
09:48AMBochum Hbf
1 transfer
Rotterdam, Conradstraat
04:25AMBochum, Hbf
0 transfers

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Deutsche Bahn

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Travel to Bochum from Rotterdam on Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus travel with Omio. When comparing schedules and tickets, we will also show you other options with multiple connections or other travel modes if they’re available.

Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Rotterdam to Bochum. 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.

    FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

      FAQs: Travel from Rotterdam to Bochum

      FAQs: Travel to Bochum 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 Bochum.

      There are 2 ways to get from Rotterdam to Bochum: bus or train.

      The cheapest way to travel from Rotterdam to Bochum is a bus with an average price of $14 (€12).

      This is compared to other travel options from Rotterdam to Bochum:

      A bus is $9 (€8) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Rotterdam to Bochum costing on average $23 (€20).

      The fastest way to get to Bochum from Rotterdam is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 18 min.

      Other travel options to Bochum take longer:

      Bus takes 3 h 45 min on average.

      You should expect to travel around 120 miles (194 km) between Rotterdam and Bochum.

      The average frequency per day from Rotterdam to Bochum is:

      • Around 3 buses per day.

      However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Rotterdam to Bochum 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 from Rotterdam to Bochum:

      • Buses mostly depart from Rotterdam, Conradstraat (Centraal Station) and arrive in Bochum, Unter DB Brucke.
      • Trains mostly depart from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Bochum Hbf.

      The following travel companies offer services from Rotterdam to Bochum:

      • FlixBus can get you to Bochum by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with FlixBus from Rotterdam to Bochum for $14 (€12) on Omio.
      • Deutsche Bahn or VIAS Rail GmbH can take you to Bochum by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Rotterdam to Bochum for $23 (€20).

      Yes, there are direct services available from Rotterdam to Bochum with the following travel companies:

      • Direct buses with FlixBus with 2 direct buses per day.

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

      Looking to extend your trip from Rotterdam to Bochum? Many Omio customers who go from Rotterdam to Bochum usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam, Munich or Hamburg. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Paris, Amsterdam, Munich or Hamburg from Bochum, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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