There are 7 ways to get from Geneva to Rotterdam by train, bus, car 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  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Tgv
  2. Tha

$221 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus via Luxembourg  •  14 h 57 min

$33 - $49

5 alternative options

Bus Eurolines FR  •  16 h 34 min

  1. Ouibus

$106 - $158

Drive  •  8 h 45 min

  1. 578.6 miles

$140 - $210

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. GVA - AMS

$61 - $248

Fly to Rotterdam  •  6 h 7 min

  1. GVA - RTM

$123 - $511

Fly to Brussels, train  •  5 h 34 min

  1. GVA - BRU

$95 - $261

What companies run services between Geneva, Switzerland and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Geneva to Rotterdam via Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Nord RER, and Paris Nord in around 6 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Geneva to Rotterdam via Dijon, Luxembourg, and Brussels City Center - Midi Train station in around 14 h 57 min.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $290
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Geneva to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Geneva to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Geneva to Rotterdam via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Monday and Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Geneva to Rotterdam via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
Flights from Geneva to Rotterdam via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Rotterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Amsterdam via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Geneve to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
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
Train from Antwerpen Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
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
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Dijon
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Dijon to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Luxembourg to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Geneva - Bus station to Lyon - Perrache Bus station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lyon to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
13 h 49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Geneva and Rotterdam is 648 km. The road distance is 926 km.

The cheapest way to get from Geneva to Rotterdam is to bus which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 14 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Geneva to Rotterdam is to fly and train which takes 4 h 30 min and costs SFr 60 - SFr 250.

No, there is no direct train from Geneva to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Geneve and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Paris Lyon Banlieue and Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 57 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Geneva to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Geneva - Bus station and arriving at Rotterdam via Dijon, Luxembourg and Brussels City Center - Midi Train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Geneva to Rotterdam, including transfers.