There are 3 ways to get from Enschede to Rotterdam by train or car

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Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Enschede to Amersfoort Intercity
  2. Take the train from Amersfoort to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity

$29 - $50

Cheapest option

Train via Zwolle  •  2 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Enschede to Zwolle Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity

$19 - $35

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Enschede to Rotterdam 123.1 miles

$30 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Enschede to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Enschede and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Amersfoort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 38 min.

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The distance between Enschede and Rotterdam is 168 km. The road distance is 196.9 km.

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The best way to get from Enschede to Rotterdam without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Enschede to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Enschede to Rotterdam is 197 km. It takes approximately 1 h 54 min to drive from Enschede to Rotterdam.

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Map of how to get from Enschede to Rotterdam.
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  • Distance: 105.3 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between Enschede, Netherlands and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Enschede to Rotterdam via Amersfoort in around 2 h 38 min.

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 Enschede to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Enschede to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl

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