There are 10 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 58 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
  2. Take the train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar Est
  3. Take the train from Bruxelles Midi to Rotterdam Centraal Tha

$150 - $332

Cheapest option

Bus  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London to Rotterdam Londres > Douvres > Bruxelles Centre - Gare Midi > Rotterdam > La Haye > Amsterdam Centre - Sloterdijk / ...

$38 - $78

8 alternative options

Train, car ferry via Manningtree  •  15 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Sheffield
  2. Take the train from Sheffield to Ely
  3. Take the train from Ely to Manningtree
  4. Take the car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland

$143 - $265

Train, car ferry P&O Ferries  •  16 h 33 min

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

$166 - $326

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

$279 - $329

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 45 min

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

$123 - $188

Fly Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam, train  •  4 h 40 min

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

$75 - $315

Train to Manchester, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 27 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

$84 - $273

Train to London City, fly to Rotterdam  •  5 h 6 min

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

$108 - $344

Train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 18 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

$82 - $365

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

You can take a train from Leeds to Rotterdam via London Kings Cross, London St. Pancras International, Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, and Bruxelles Midi in around 6 h 58 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to Rotterdam via London Victoria Coach Station and London in around 14 h 18 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from London City to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $350
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $470
Train operators
Virgin Trains East Coast
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
Train from Leeds to London Kings Cross
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$65 - $100
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrainseastcoast.com
2nd Class
$13 - $21
1st Class
$24 - $40
Eurostar
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St. Pancras International to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $210
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$70 - $210
Premier
$170 - $250
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Bruxelles Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $90
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
Train from Sheffield to Ely
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$85 - $130
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Single
$21 - $30
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Sheffield to Ely
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Leeds to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
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
$22 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Train from Leeds to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
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
$184
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Harwich to Hook of Holland
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$56
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$56
Small Car
$56
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
$130 - $280
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Bed Saver
$210
Passenger & Bed Flexi
$280
Standard Car
$140
Car ferry from Dover to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
poferries.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Leeds to Rotterdam?

The distance between Leeds and Rotterdam is 455 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Leeds to Rotterdam?

The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Rotterdam is to bus which costs £27 - £60 and takes 14 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Leeds to Rotterdam?

The quickest way to get from Leeds to Rotterdam is to fly and train which takes 4 h 40 min and costs £50 - £230.

Is there a direct train between Leeds and Rotterdam?

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 International and Bruxelles Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 58 min.

Is there a direct bus between Leeds and Rotterdam?

No, there is no direct bus from Leeds to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Leeds and arriving at Rotterdam via London. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 18 min.

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

It takes approximately 6 h 58 min to get from Leeds to Rotterdam, including transfers.