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Duration 4h 47m
Distance 453.9 km
Average price 101€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Frankfurt am Main and Rotterdam takes 4h 47m and the fastest train takes 4h 26m. The train service runs several times per day from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Utrecht Centraal
  3. Rotterdam
4h 25m
81€ - 121€

Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam train times

Trains run five times a day between Frankfurt am Main and Rotterdam. The earliest departure is at 07:26 in the morning, and the last departure from Frankfurt am Main is at 19:29 which arrives into Rotterdam at 23:55. All services require a transfer at UTRECHT CENTRAAL and take an average of 4h 47m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 25m.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Rotterdam is 356 km. The road distance is 453.9 km.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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