There are 4 ways to get from Rotterdam to Apeldoorn by train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Intercity
  2. Take the train from Amersfoort to Apeldoorn Intercity

$20 - $36

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Apeldoorn N31

$7 - $12

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Apeldoorn, Station 102

$15 - $24

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Apeldoorn 77.3 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Apeldoorn is to night bus which costs 6€ - 11€ and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Apeldoorn is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Apeldoorn is 107 km. The road distance is 123.7 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 35 min to get from Rotterdam to Apeldoorn, including transfers.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS and arriving at Apeldoorn. This bus operates Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Apeldoorn. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Apeldoorn via Amersfoort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 35 min.

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

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Apeldoorn via Amersfoort in around 1 h 35 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Amersfoort
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Amersfoort to Apeldoorn
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
Keolis Nederland
Phone
088 - 033 13 60
Website
keolis.nl
Bus from Amersfoort, Centraal Station to Apeldoorn, Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
keolis.nl
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Apeldoorn
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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