Trains from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels

Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 25m
Trains per day29
Fare range€25-€89
Distance120km
Train operatorsALSA, eurolines_france, flixbus, idbus, NS, Thalys
First & last trains
First train departs at06:58
Last train departs at21:09
Fastest journey
Fastest route1h 10m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationRotterdam Centraal
Destination StationBrussels

Train times for Tue 23 Jan

12:58
14:08
Rotterdam Centraal
Brussels
1h 10mDirect
13:09
14:49
Rotterdam Centraal
Brussels
1h 40mDirect
13:58
15:08
Rotterdam Centraal
Brussels
1h 10mDirect
14:09
15:49
Rotterdam Centraal
Brussels
1h 40mDirect
14:58
16:08
Rotterdam Centraal
Brussels
1h 10mDirect

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels start at €42.19 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€42.19
14 days
in advance
€44.57
Avg. single price
On the day
€52.80
Avg. single price

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

The minimum price of a train ticket from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels is €25. To buy train tickets from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels 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 Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels by train?

The average journey time between Rotterdam Centraal and Brussels is 1 hour and 25 minutes and the fastest journey time is 1 hour and 10 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 29 trains per day travelling from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels. 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 Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels?

The first train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels departs at 06:58. The last train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels departs at 21:09. 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 Rotterdam Centraal and Brussels?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels without having to change trains. There are 29 direct trains from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Rotterdam Centraal?

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

  • *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 Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels for a typical week day using timetable data for 23/01/2018. 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 18/10/2017 for travel on 18/10/2017 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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