There are 2 ways to get from Rotterdam to Arnhem by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Arnhem Intercity

$16 - $30

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Arnhem 72.3 miles

$17 - $26

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

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Arnhem via Utrecht Centraal in around 1 h 20 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rotterdam to Arnhem?

The distance between Rotterdam and Arnhem is 98 km. The road distance is 116 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Arnhem is to drive which costs 14€ - 21€ and takes 1 h 10 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Arnhem is to drive which takes 1 h 10 min and costs 14€ - 21€.

Is there a direct train between Rotterdam and Arnhem?

No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Arnhem. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Arnhem via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 20 min.

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

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Rotterdam to Arnhem, including transfers.