Travel from Birmingham-England to Rotterdam

Bus or train from Birmingham to Rotterdam?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Rotterdam via London Euston, London St. Pancras International, and Bruxelles Midi in around 6 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Rotterdam via London in around 13 h 15 min.

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How to get from Birmingham to Rotterdam

ModeDurationPrice
From Birmingham New Street train to London Euston, walk to London St. Pancras International, train to Bruxelles Midi, then train to Rotterdam Centraal.6 h 34 min£266
From Birmingham Moor Street train to London Marylebone, walk to Baker Street Station, line 757 bus to London, then bus to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS.12 h 37 min£105
From Birmingham bus to London then bus to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS.13 h 15 min£52
From Birmingham New Street train to Cambridge, train to Harwich, car ferry to Hoek van Holland Haven, then train to Rotterdam Centraal.13 h 53 min£143
From Birmingham drive to Folkestone, Eurotunnel to Calais, then drive to Rotterdam.6 h 36 min£206
From Birmingham drive to Dover, car ferry to Calais, then drive to Rotterdam.7 h 41 min£98
From Birmingham New Street train to Birmingham airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Rotterdam.3 h 58 min£85
From Birmingham New Street train to Euston Underground Station, Tube to Bank DLR Station, train to London City airport, fly to Rotterdam airport, then line 33 bus to Rotterdam.4 h 12 min£156
From Birmingham New Street train to Birmingham airport, fly to Brussels airport, train to Antwerpen Centraal, then train to Rotterdam.5 h 19 min£140
From Birmingham New Street train to Manchester Piccadilly, train to Manchester airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Rotterdam.5 h 50 min£121
From Birmingham New Street train to Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station), bus to East Midlands airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Rotterdam.5 h 21 min£131
From Birmingham New Street train to Central Railway Station, bus to London Luton airport, fly to Amsterdam airport, then train to Rotterdam.6 h 12 min£106

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Rotterdam?

It takes approximately 6 h 34 min to get from Birmingham to Rotterdam, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Birmingham and Rotterdam?

No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via London St. Pancras International and Bruxelles Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 34 min.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Rotterdam?

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 15 min.

Operators from Birmingham to Rotterdam

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Virgin West Coast Trains0344 556 5650Virgin West Coast Trains
EurostarEurostar
ThalysThalys
Chiltern Railways+44 345 600 5165Chiltern Railways
Green Line (operated by Arriva)0344 801 7261Green Line (operated by Arriva)
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
CrossCountry0344 736 9123CrossCountry
Greater AngliaGreater Anglia
Stena LineStena Line
Dutch Railways (NS)+31 30 751 5155Dutch Railways (NS)
Eurotunnel+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35Eurotunnel
P&O Ferries01304 448866.P&O Ferries
KLMKLM
FlybeFlybe
London Underground (Tube)London Underground (Tube)
Dockland Light Railway (DLR)Dockland Light Railway (DLR)
British AirwaysBritish Airways
RET+31 900 5006010RET
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)+32 2 528 28 28Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
easyJeteasyJet
Kinchbus01509 815637Kinchbus
Stagecoach in Bedford+44 1234 220030Stagecoach in Bedford
Vueling AirlinesVueling Airlines