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London to Rotterdam by train

The journey from London to Rotterdam by train is 197.89 mi and takes 4 hr 16 min. There are 6 connections per day, with the first departure at 8:16 AM and the last at 7:34 PM. It is possible to travel from London to Rotterdam by train for as little as $100.58 or as much as $247.75. The best price for this journey is $100.58.

Lowest Price$100.58
Journey Duration4 hr 16 min
Connection per Day6
Lowest Price$100.58
Highest Price$247.75
First Departure8:16 AM
Last Departure7:34 PM
Distance197.89 mi
DepartureLondon
ArrivalRotterdam
CarriersNS International - IC Brussel, DB - Intercity

London to Rotterdam Train Times

Departure date
Saturday, Apr 20, 2024

Quick and easy travel from London to Rotterdam with Virail

Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from London to Rotterdam. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from London to Rotterdam?

The cheapest train tickets from London to Rotterdam cost $100.58. On average, you can expect to spend around $155.04 for your train ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper train tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from London to Rotterdam.
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On average, a train ticket from London to Rotterdam will cost you $155.04. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest train tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long does it take to get from London to Rotterdam by train?

The average journey time is 4 hr 16 min. This is how long it takes to cross the 197.89 mi from London to Rotterdam. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from London to Rotterdam to take longer than 4 hr 16 min. In order to get from London to Rotterdam faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between London and Rotterdam will complete the journey in 3 hr 30 min. On average, it will take you about 4 hr 16 min to travel the 197.89 mi between London and Rotterdam.

What time are the first and last departures from London to Rotterdam?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave London at 8:16 AM, and the last departure will leave at 7:34 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from London to Rotterdam can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change. If you want to set off early, take the first departure of the day from London to Rotterdam, which usually leaves at 8:16 AM. The last scheduled departure of the night is normally at 7:34 PM. These timetables may vary depending on the day of the week, or at different times of year.

Which stations can I use to travel from London to Rotterdam?

You will be able to leave London by using stations such as London, Stratford,LONDON,London City Airport, LCY,London paddington,Waterloo Rue de la Station 220,London, Heathrow Airport Terminal 5,London, Marble Arch,Luton Airport (LTN),London, Premier Inn Heathrow Terminal 5,London Heathrow Airport T3,London, Victoria Coach Station,London Southend Airport,London Euston,London Stansted Airport,London St. Pancras International,Southend airport,London waterloo east,Gatwick Airport,London bridge. These connect you to stations including Rotterdam, Zuidplein,Schiedam Center,Rotterdam Lombardijen,Rotterdam - Centraal in Rotterdam. Check carefully before making a booking. Some or all of these stations will appear on the route, depending on the transport provider you use for your trip. Check carefully to see which route your chosen transport provider follows, to see if it passes through a station that is convenient for your needs. It may be necessary to make a short journey between stations either in London or in Rotterdam, for your convenience while traveling.

How many daily journeys are there from London to Rotterdam?

You will be able to travel from London to Rotterdam using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 6 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from London to Rotterdam using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 2 direct connections from London to Rotterdam each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 4 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from London to Rotterdam. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap train tickets from London to Rotterdam
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from London to Rotterdam.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from London to Rotterdam, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from London to Rotterdam.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Best time to book cheap train tickets from London to Rotterdam

The cheapest London - Rotterdam train tickets can be found for as low as $111.62 if you’re lucky, or $169.61 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $229.39.

Find the best day to travel to Rotterdam by train

When travelling to Rotterdam by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from London to Rotterdam

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by DB - Intercity when traveling from London to Rotterdam.

Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

On Deutsche Bahn IC trains, if you have a Flexpreis First Class ticket in addition to the standard second class offerings, you can access Fast Track and DB lounges at some German stations for free and enjoy the complimentary refreshments. Plus, experience a quieter travel environment and savor the view.

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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Intercity and Eurostar from London to Rotterdam
Compare services on board when travelling from London to Rotterdam by train.
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London to Rotterdam CO2 Emissions by Train

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Train
22.29kg
Bus
23.89kg
Flight
63.69kg
Car
50.96kg
What are the CO2 emissions from London to Rotterdam by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between London and Rotterdam are 22.29kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between London and Rotterdam? By taking the train between London and Rotterdam you will save 41.4kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.6kg compared to a bus and 28.67kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from London to Rotterdam?
A train ticket from London to Rotterdam is $155.04. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $100.58.
What's the cheapest train ticket from London to Rotterdam?
The cheapest ticket you can get from London to Rotterdam is $100.58. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between London and Rotterdam by train?
London to Rotterdam is 197.89 mi.
How long does the train between London and Rotterdam take?
London to Rotterdam is on average 4 hr 16 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 3 hr 30 min.
Which companies operate from London to Rotterdam?
The train journey from London to Rotterdam is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: NS International - IC Brussel, DB - Intercity and Eurostar.
How many train connections per day go from London to Rotterdam?
London to Rotterdam has 6 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from London to Rotterdam leave?
The earliest train from London to Rotterdam departs at 8:16 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from London to Rotterdam depart?
The latest train from London to Rotterdam departs at 7:34 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from London to Rotterdam in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $100.58 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from London to Rotterdam?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from London to go to Rotterdam.
What's the fastest journey time between London to Rotterdam by train?
The fastest journey time by train between London and Rotterdam is 3 hr 30 min.
Is there a direct train from London to Rotterdam?
Yes, there is a direct train between London and Rotterdam.
What are the CO2 emissions for London to Rotterdam by train?
The train journey from London to Rotterdam creates 22.29kg of CO2 emissions.

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