Duration 2h 47m
Distance 197 km
Average price 35€
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Rotterdam and Enschede takes 2h 47m and the fastest train takes 2h 38m. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Rotterdam to Enschede. 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. Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Amersfoort Centraal
  3. Enschede
2h 38m
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27€ - 62€

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Enschede. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Enschede via Amersfoort Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 38m.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Enschede is 168 km. The road distance is 197 km.

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

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

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There are 307+ hotels available in Enschede. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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You can take a train from Rotterdam to Enschede via Amersfoort Centraal in around 2h 38m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Every 30 minutes

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