There are 8 ways to get from Papendrecht to Rotterdam by bus, train, ferry, tram, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 87 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 87 bus from Papendrecht, Politiebureau to Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom 187 / ...

$3 - $5

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Rideshare  •  37 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Papendrecht to Rotterdam 14.1 miles

$3

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Line 4 bus, train  •  31 min

  1. Take the line 4 bus from Dordrecht, Maasstraat to Dordrecht, Centraal Station 4 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dordrecht to Rotterdam Blaak Sprinter / ...

$6 - $12

Line 20 ferry  •  55 min

  1. Take the line 20 ferry from Papendrecht, Westeind to Rotterdam, Erasmusbrug 20

$4 - $6

Line 91 bus, line 23 tram  •  57 min

  1. Take the line 91 bus from Papendrecht, Rozenstraat to Rotterdam, P+R Beverwaard 91
  2. Take the line 23 tram from Rotterdam, P+R Beverwaard to Rotterdam, Lijnbaan 23

$6 - $7

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Papendrecht to Rotterdam 13.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Papendrecht to Rotterdam 13.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Papendrecht to Rotterdam 13.6 miles

$55 - $80

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Papendrecht, Politiebureau and arriving at Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Papendrecht, Westeind and arriving at Rotterdam, Erasmusbrug. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

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The distance between Papendrecht and Rotterdam is 18 km. The road distance is 21.8 km.

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The best way to get from Papendrecht to Rotterdam without a car is to line 87 bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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The line 87 bus from Papendrecht, Politiebureau to Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Papendrecht to Rotterdam bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Papendrecht, Politiebureau station.

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Papendrecht to Rotterdam bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Papendrecht to Rotterdam is 22 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Papendrecht to Rotterdam.

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There are 578+ hotels available in Rotterdam. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Papendrecht and Rotterdam. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Papendrecht to Rotterdam.
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  • Distance: 10.9 miles
  • Duration: 30 min

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

Arriva NL operates a bus from Papendrecht to Rotterdam hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 30 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 Dordrecht to Rotterdam Blaak
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
RET
Phone
+31 900 5006010
Email
klantenservice@ret.nl
Website
ret.nl
Tram from Rotterdam, P+R Beverwaard to Rotterdam, Lijnbaan
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
ret.nl
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Papendrecht, Politiebureau to Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Dordrecht, Maasstraat to Dordrecht, Centraal Station
Ave. Duration
6 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Papendrecht, Rozenstraat to Rotterdam, P+R Beverwaard
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
arriva.nl
Ferry operators
Waterbus
Website
waterbus.nl
Ferry from Papendrecht, Westeind to Rotterdam, Erasmusbrug
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
waterbus.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Papendrecht to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Southern Netherlands
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Papendrecht to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$35 - $55
UberBLACK
$55 - $80
UberVAN
$60 - $85
Taxi from Papendrecht to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl

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