There are 6 ways to get from Ashford to Rotterdam by train, bus, car train, car, car ferry or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Est
  2. Tha / ...

$97 - $216

Cheapest option

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 51 min

$70 - $108

4 alternative options

Bus  •  9 h 14 min

  1. Ouibus

Eurotunnel, drive  •  3 h 42 min

$255 - $287

Train, fly to Rotterdam  •  3 h 5 min

  1. LCY - RTM

$98 - $325

Train, fly to Amsterdam  •  4 h 27 min

  1. LCY - AMS

$101 - $352

What companies run services between Ashford, England and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Ashford to Rotterdam via Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar and Bruxelles Midi in around 3 h 31 min. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Ashford to Rotterdam every 15 minutes, and the journey takes 8 h.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $480
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $500
Train operators
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Ashford(Kent) Int. to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $160
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$55 - $160
Premier
$130 - $180
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$176
Website
eurotunnel.com
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Ashford International to Stratford International
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Website
fr.ouibus.com
Bus from Canterbury to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Schedules at
fr.ouibus.com
Ferry operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Ashford and Rotterdam is 264 km.

The cheapest way to get from Ashford to Rotterdam is to car ferry and drive which costs £50 - £85 and takes 4 h 51 min.

The quickest way to get from Ashford to Rotterdam is to train and fly which takes 3 h 5 min and costs £70 - £250.

No, there is no direct train from Ashford to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Ashford(Kent) Int. and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Bruxelles Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 31 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Ashford to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Ashford, North Street (Albert Road) and arriving at Rotterdam via Canterbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 14 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Ashford to Rotterdam, including transfers.