Trains Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

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Trains Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal - Facts 
  • Distance: 48 km
  • Fastest route: 37 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 74 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 00:02 
  • Last train: 23:02 
  • Trains operator(s): NS
  • Fare range: €12 - €31 
  • From price: €11
Cheap train tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal!

Book your train journey from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal start from €11!

Every day 74 trains run between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal. The distance is 48 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 37 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  €12 - €31.

Train times / timetable

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

Train operators

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: 

Utrecht Centraal

Railway Station Utrecht

Utrecht Centraal is the main station in Utrecht and in the middle of the centre. You can walk from the station to the canals and the Utrecht Jaarbeurs. From Utrecht Centraal there are International train connections with Cologne and Frankfurt by direct trains. 

  • Wifi: no, but available in restaurants
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: OV Bike    
  • Tram:  -
  • Bus: 10 minutes
  • Taxi: yes
More information: 

Rotterdam Centraal

Railway Station Rotterdam

The railway station Rotterdam is a new modern station with a lot of eateries and shops. It is located in the centre of the city where you can easily get around by public transport as metro's and trams to major tourist sights. Outside of the station you find a taxi rank and hotels are in walking distance. 

  • Wifi: no, but available in restaurants
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: OV Bike    
  • Subway:  -
  • Bus: 10 minutes
  • Taxi: yes
More information

Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal?
The average travel time between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal is 37 minutes. On average 74 trains per day run between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal. The first train is leaving Utrecht Centraal at 00:02 and the last at 23:02. The prices for train tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal start from €11.

How much does it cost to take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal?
The train fares for tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal start from €11. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal. 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 Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal?
On average 74 trains per day run between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal. 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 Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal start from €11.

How long is the train ride from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal?
The average travel time between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal is 37 minutes. Every day 74 runs between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal 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 Utrecht Centraal from Rotterdam Centraal by train?
The distance between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal is 48 kilometers. The average travel time is 37 minutes and there are approximately 74 trains per day running between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal. The first train leaves from Utrecht Centraal at 00:02 and the last one at 23:02.

Which trains run from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal: NS. The average travel time is 37 minutes, the distance is 48 kilometers and fares start from €11.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal?
Book your train tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal start from €11.

Do prices go down for trains Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Utrecht Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal 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 Utrecht Centraal and Rotterdam Centraal 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 Centraal to Utrecht Centraal

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