Trains Amsterdam C to Rotterdam

Complete Timetable & Cheap Train Tickets

Trains Amsterdam C to Rotterdam - Facts 
  • Distance: 59 km
  • Fastest route: 31 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 182 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 00:02 
  • Last train: 23:02 
  • Trains operator(s): Thalys, NS
  • Fare range: €16 - €26 
  • From price: €16
Cheap train tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam!

Book your train journey from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam start from €16!

Every day 182 trains run between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam. The distance is 59 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 31 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €16 - €26.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam with Thalys, NS, the first train leaves at 00:02 and the last train at 23:02.

Train operators

Thalys


Thalys 
The Thalys is a high speed train running services from Paris to Cologne, Brussels, Antwerp, Rotterdam and Amsterdam. 

2nd class

  • Comfortable seats
  • Reservation included
  • Bistro coach where drinks, snacks and small meals are available for sale
  • Free wifi for holders 
  • Power sockets at all seats

1st class 

  • Comfortable seats with more leg room
  • Reservation included
  • Quiet atmosphere
  • Power points at all seats 
  • Free wifi 
  • A light cold meal served at your seat is included in the price
  • Use of the NS International lounges in Amsterdam, Rotterdam and Schiphol Airport. Holders of the Thalys
  • ThePass and TheCard can use the Thalys-lounges in Brussels, Paris and Cologne.

Routes: 
More information: 

NS


NS is the name of the national railways in the Netherlands. All major lines like Amsterdam to Utrecht, Schiphol to Amsterdam and Amsterdam to The Hague and Rotterdam are run by NS. 

RoutesMore information: 

Amsterdam C

Railway station Amsterdam, Amsterdam Central

Amsterdam Centraal is the name of the main station in Amsterdam and is located in the centre. You can walk from the station to the canals, Dam Square and to other major attractions.

If you want to go to the Rijksmuseum or the Van Gogh museum which are located at the other side of the centre you can walk for of about 30 minutes, take a tram or the newly opened underground. You can also easily rent a bike. 

  • Wifi: yes, available throughout the station
  • Lockers: yes, available 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid, but not recommended! (Park your car for free at Diemen or Halfweg station) 

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes (to the Dam, the central square) 
  • Bike: OV Bike
  • Subway:  2 minutes to the Rokin stop. It's superfast.
  • Tram: 10 minutes
  • Bus: don't take it. It's not going to the centre.
  • Taxi: yes. Including Uber.
More information: 

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam?
The average travel time between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam is 31 minutes. On average 182 trains per day run between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam. The first train is leaving Amsterdam C at 00:02 and the last at 23:02. The prices for train tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam start from €16.

How much does it cost to take the train from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam?
The train fares for tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam start from €16. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam. Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam?
On average 182 trains per day run between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam. The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam start from €16.

How long is the train ride from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam?
The average travel time between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam is 31 minutes. Every day 182 runs between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Amsterdam C from Rotterdam by train?
The distance between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam is 59 kilometers. The average travel time is 31 minutes and there are approximately 182 trains per day running between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam. The first train leaves from Amsterdam C at 00:02 and the last one at 23:02.

Which trains run from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam: Thalys, NS. The average travel time is 31 minutes, the distance is 59 kilometers and fares start from €16.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam?
Book your train tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam start from €16.

Do prices go down for trains Amsterdam C to Rotterdam?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Amsterdam C to Rotterdam only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Amsterdam C and Rotterdam on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

Other way around - Train from Rotterdam to Amsterdam C

About HappyRail
Our mission is to make booking all train tickets in Europe as easy as possible. We do that by providing one platform for all train tickets and rail passes at the best prices. We want you to have the best booking experience. The ticketing process should be hassle-free as well. Basically, whenever you book with Happyrail your reservation should be cheap, fast and super easy.

Right now you can book train tickets to 65,000 destinations in Germany, France, Spain, Italy, the UK and all other European countries and this is just the beginning. Our dream is to enable an online reservation from Lisbon to Ho Chi Minh, the world's longest rail journey at 17,852 km.

Also booking an InterRail Pass, Eurail Pass or Swiss Travel Pass has never been this easy!