Trains from
Brussels to Rotterdam

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Brussels to Rotterdam route details

Route overview

Avg. journey time1h 21m
Trains per day14
Fare range€19-€87

First & last trains

First train departs at05:00
Last train departs at21:11

Fastest journey

Fastest route1h 10m
ChangesDirect

Stations

Origin StationBrussels
Destination StationRotterdam

Train times for Tue 1 Aug

10:11
12:08
Brussels
Rotterdam
1h 57m1 change
11:52
13:02
Brussels
Rotterdam
1h 10mDirect
12:52
14:02
Brussels
Rotterdam
1h 10mDirect
13:52
15:02
Brussels
Rotterdam
1h 10mDirect
14:52
16:02
Brussels
Rotterdam
1h 10mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Brussels to Rotterdam start at €38.59 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€38.59
14 days
in advance
€39.14
Avg. single price
On the day
€42.05
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Brussels to Rotterdam?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Brussels to Rotterdam is €19. To buy train tickets from Brussels to Rotterdam for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Brussels to Rotterdam by train?

The average journey time between Brussels and Rotterdam is 1 hour and 21 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 17 trains per day travelling from Brussels to Rotterdam. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Brussels to Rotterdam?

The first train from Brussels to Rotterdam departs at 05:00. The last train from Brussels to Rotterdam departs at 21:11. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Brussels and Rotterdam?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Brussels to Rotterdam without having to change trains. There are 14 direct trains from Brussels to Rotterdam. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Brussels?

By train, of course. See trains from Rotterdam to Brussels.

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. “14 days in advance” includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Brussels to Rotterdam for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/08/2017. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 15/07/2017 for travel on 22/07/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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