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There are 9 ways to get from Luxembourg to Rotterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal Thalys / ...

$62 - $96

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Bus  •  6 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Antwerp N136
  2. Take the bus from Antwerp to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS 813 / ...

$20 - $34

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Train via Brussel-Noord  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Noord to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$42 - $71

Bus, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Luxembourg to Brussels - Zaventem Airport Ouibus
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$28 - $47

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Luxembourg to Rotterdam 218.4 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Luxembourg to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  4 h

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) LUX - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$93 - $313

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DUS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$85 - $301

Train to Brussels, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRU - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

$82 - $312

Fly Luxembourg to Brussels, train  •  7 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Brussels (BRU) LUX - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Rotterdam Centraal

$106 - $318

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The cheapest way to get from Luxembourg to Rotterdam is to bus which costs 17€ - 30€ and takes 6 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Luxembourg to Rotterdam is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Luxembourg station to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station and arriving at Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS via Antwerp. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Luxembourg to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Arlon / Aarlen and Brussel-Zuid/Midi. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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The distance between Luxembourg and Rotterdam is 282 km. The road distance is 349.4 km.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Rotterdam without a car is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 50€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Luxembourg to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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Luxembourg to Rotterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station.

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Luxembourg to Rotterdam train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), depart from Arlon / Aarlen station.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Rotterdam is to train which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 50€ - 85€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 30€ and takes 6 h 50 min.

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Map of how to get from Luxembourg to Rotterdam.
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  • Distance: 176.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 44 min

What companies run services between Luxembourg and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Luxembourg to Rotterdam via Arlon, Gare, Arlon / Aarlen, Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid, and Brussel-Zuid/Midi in around 5 h 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Luxembourg to Rotterdam via Antwerp in around 6 h 50 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,700
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $400
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $250
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$40 - $210
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $2,200
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Luxembourg to Brussels via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $1,300
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-Midi/Brus.-Zuid
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $45
Train from Arlon / Aarlen to Brux.-Nord/Brus.-Noord
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$30 - $45
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$40 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $85
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45
Eurostar
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Website
eurostar.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $75
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$35 - $75
Premier
$75 - $90
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 Brussel-Noord to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station to Antwerp
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Antwerp to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Luxembourg to Brussels - Zaventem Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
Ouibus

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The quickest flight from Luxembourg Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Luxembourg to Rotterdam bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS station.

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Luxembourg to Rotterdam train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Luxembourg to Rotterdam is 349 km. It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to drive from Luxembourg to Rotterdam.

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Lufthansa and KLM offer flights from Luxembourg Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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Book your Luxembourg to Rotterdam bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 576+ hotels available in Rotterdam. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Luxembourg to Luxembourg Airport is to line 16 bus which takes 17 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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