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Duration 1h 50m
Distance 105.9 km
Average price 40€
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Rotterdam and Elst takes 1h 50m and the fastest train takes 1h 37m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Rotterdam to Elst. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Utrecht

  1. Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Utrecht Centraal
  3. Elst
1h 53m
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24€ - 65€

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Elst. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Elst via Utrecht Centraal and Arnhem Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 53m.

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It is 93 km from Rotterdam to Elst. It is approximately 105.9 km to drive.

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Rotterdam to Elst train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Rotterdam to Elst train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Arnhem Centraal station.

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What companies run services between Rotterdam and Elst?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Elst via Utrecht Centraal and Arnhem Centraal in around 1h 53m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 24€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
Train from Dordrecht to Elst
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
25€ - 35€

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