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There are 3 ways to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal

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Bus, line 44 bus

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Prins Hendrikplantsoen to Rotterdam Conradstraat
  2. Take the line 44 bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal perron DD to Rotterdam, Zuidplein Uitstaphalte

Drive

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy
Amsterdam Centraal Station → Rotterdam Ahoy
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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

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Mandatory

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Observe COVID-19 safety rules
Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

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Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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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 Ahoy is 1351.

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

The social distance requirement in Rotterdam Ahoy 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: 29 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy is to bus and line 44 bus which costs €4 - €6 and takes 1h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy is to train which costs €13 - €28 and takes 1h 2m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Prins Hendrikplantsoen and arriving at Rotterdam, Zuidplein Uitstaphalte via Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal perron DD. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Rotterdam, Zuidplein via Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 2m.

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It is 62 km from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy. It is approximately 80.8 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy without a car is to train which takes 1h 2m and costs €13 - €28.

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It takes approximately 1h 2m to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy, including transfers.

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Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy bus services, operated by Union Ivkoni - Unibus, depart from Amsterdam Prins Hendrikplantsoen station.

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

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The best way to get from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy is to train which takes 1h 2m and costs €13 - €28. Alternatively, you can bus and line 44 bus, which costs €4 - €6 and takes 1h 59m.

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  • Distance: 61.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 2m

What companies run services between Amsterdam Centraal Station, Netherlands and Rotterdam Ahoy, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €11 - €26 and the journey takes 41 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy via Amsterdam Prins Hendrikplantsoen, Rotterdam Conradstraat, Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal perron DD, and Rotterdam, Zuidplein Uitstaphalte in around 1h 59m.

Train operators
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 Amsterdam Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €26
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €26
Bus operators
Union Ivkoni - Unibus
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Amsterdam Prins Hendrikplantsoen to Rotterdam Conradstraat
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Amsterdam Prins Hendrikplantsoen to Rotterdam Conradstraat
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Union Ivkoni
RET
Phone
+31 900 5006010
Email
klantenservice@ret.nl
Website
ret.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal perron DD to Rotterdam, Zuidplein Uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€2
Website
RET

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Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy bus services, operated by RET, arrive at Rotterdam, Zuidplein Uitstaphalte station.

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Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy is 81 km. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Rotterdam Ahoy.

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