There are 13 ways to get from Leeds to Rotterdam by train, bus, car ferry, car, car train 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 8 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal Int. trein

$112 - $318

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Bus  •  15 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to London Victoria National Express
  2. Take the bus from London to Rotterdam Ouibus / ...

$36 - $72

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Train, car ferry  •  16 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Hull
  2. Take the car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam

$154 - $303

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h

  1. Drive from Leeds to Dover
  2. Take the car ferry from Dover to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rotterdam

$120 - $183

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais
  3. Drive from Calais to Rotterdam

$263 - $313

Fly Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Amsterdam (AMS) LBA - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$66 - $295

Train to Manchester, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Amsterdam (AMS) MAN - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$73 - $250

Train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Doncaster
  2. Fly from Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) to Amsterdam (AMS) DSA - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$76 - $341

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Rotterdam (RTM) LCY - RTM

$109 - $346

Train to Humberside, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Hull
  2. Fly from Humberside (HUY) to Amsterdam (AMS) HUY - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$110 - $606

Train to Birmingham, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Amsterdam (AMS) BHX - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$117 - $316

Train to Durham, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Darlington
  2. Fly from Durham (MME) to Amsterdam (AMS) MME - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$103 - $641

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly to Amsterdam  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Amsterdam (AMS) LPL - AMS
  4. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$79 - $286

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Rotterdam is to bus which costs £28 - £60 and takes 15 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Rotterdam is to fly and train which costs £50 - £240 and takes 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Rotterdam is 284 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Leeds to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Rotterdam via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Leeds to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via London St. Pancras Int.. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Rotterdam.
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  • Distance: 284.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

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

You can take a train from Leeds to Rotterdam via London Kings Cross and London St. Pancras Int. in around 6 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to Rotterdam via London Victoria and London in around 15 h 15 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Humberside to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $850
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $410
Flights from Durham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $320
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
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
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Amsterdam via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $320
Train operators
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $90
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$12 - $19
1st Class
$22 - $35
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras Int. to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $270
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$80 - $270
Premier
$200 - $310
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Hull
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $30
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Leeds to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
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
$168
Website
eurotunnel.com
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $25
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Leeds to Darlington
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Hull to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
11 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$192
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$255
Standard Car
$128
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
poferries.com

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