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There are 4 ways to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda Sprinter
  2. Take the train from Gouda to Rotterdam Alexander Intercity / ...

€11 - €23

Cheapest option

Train, line 190 bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda Sprinter
  2. Take the line 190 bus from Gouda, Station to Rotterdam, Station Alexander 190 / ...

€7 - €10

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander 31.7 km

€75 - €95

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander 31.7 km

€4 - €6

Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander by train

The train journey time between Alphen aan den Rijn and Rotterdam Alexander is around 41 min and covers a distance of around 31 km. The fastest train normally takes 37 min. Operated by Connexxion and Dutch Railways (NS), the Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander train service departs from Alphen a/d Rijn and arrives in Rotterdam Alexander. Typically 388 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
41 min
Fastest train time:
37 min
Train distance:
31 km
Trains per week:
388
Cheapest price:
€11
Carbon emissions:
1 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:09
Last train departs at:
23:39

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander train schedules

Trains departing Monday, July 26, 2021

Alphen aan den Rijn → Rotterdam Alexander
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rotterdam Alexander is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rotterdam Alexander is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rotterdam Alexander is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 25 Jul 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander is to drive which costs €4 - €6 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander is to taxi which costs €75 - €95 and takes 24 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander. However, there are services departing from Alphen a/d Rijn and arriving at Rotterdam Alexander via Gouda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Alphen aan den Rijn and Rotterdam Alexander is 21 km. The road distance is 31.7 km.

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The best way to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs €11 - €23.

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It takes approximately 38 min to get from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander, including transfers.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander train services, operated by Connexxion, depart from Alphen a/d Rijn station.

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Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Rotterdam Alexander station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander is 32 km. It takes approximately 24 min to drive from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander.

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  • Distance: 20.9 km
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Alphen aan den Rijn, Netherlands and Rotterdam Alexander, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander via Gouda in around 38 min.

Train operators
Connexxion
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
connexxion.nl
Train from Alphen a/d Rijn to Gouda
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
Connexxion
Dutch Railways (NS)

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 Gouda to Rotterdam Alexander
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €18
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€7 - €11
1st Class
€12 - €18
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Gouda, Station to Rotterdam, Station Alexander
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Alphen aan den Rijn to Rotterdam Alexander
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
€75 - €95
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+ 31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl

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