Duration 1h 15m
Distance 85.3 km
Average price 45€
Frequency 2/hour

Trip overview

The average train between Rotterdam and Zaanse Schans takes 1h 15m and the fastest train takes 54 min. The train runs at least 2 times per hour from Rotterdam to Zaanse Schans. 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 Schiphol Airport

  1. Rotterdam Centraal
  2. Schiphol Airport
  3. Amsterdam Sloterdijk
  4. Zaanse Schans
1h 22m
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22€ - 103€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Zaandijk Zaanse Schans. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 35m.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Zaanse Schans is 65 km. The road distance is 85.3 km.

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

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

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There are 2707+ hotels available in Zaanse Schans. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Rotterdam and Zaanse Schans?

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Zaanse Schans via Schiphol Airport, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, and Zaandijk Zaanse Schans in around 1h 22m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Estimated price
13€ - 30€

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.

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+31 30 751 5155
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Estimated price
13€ - 30€
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 19€
1st Class
22€ - 30€

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