There are 8 ways to get from Rotterdam to Avignon by train, bus, car 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  •  5 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Avignon TGV Thalys

$280 - $350

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Bus  •  16 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lyon, Lyon Perrache N760
  2. Take the bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Avignon City Centre Ouibus / ...

$57 - $163

6 alternative options

Drive  •  10 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Avignon 681.7 miles

$160 - $240

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Marseille, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Marseille (MRS) AMS - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$79 - $327

Train to Brussels, fly to Marseille, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Marseille (MRS) BRU - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$118 - $347

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Montpellier, train  •  7 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Montpellier (MPL) AMS - MPL
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$100 - $352

Train to Lille Lesquin, fly to Marseille, train  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
  2. Fly from Lille Lesquin (LIL) to Marseille (MRS) LIL - MRS
  3. Take the train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV

$142 - $471

Fly Rotterdam to Montpellier, train  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Montpellier (MPL) RTM - MPL
  2. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre

$96 - $425

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Avignon is to bus which costs 50€ - 150€ and takes 16 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Avignon is to train which costs 250€ - 310€ and takes 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Avignon is 887 km. The road distance is 1090.8 km.

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The train from Rotterdam Centraal to Avignon TGV takes 5 h 36 min including transfers and departs once a week.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Avignon. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS and arriving at Avignon City Centre via Lyon - Perrache Bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Avignon TGV. Services depart once a week, and operate Saturday. The journey takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

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The nearest airport to Avignon is Avignon (AVN) Airport which is 8.9 km away. Other nearby airports include Nimes (FNI) (37.3 km), Marseille (MRS) (65.4 km), Montpellier (MPL) (79.7 km) and Toulon/Hyeres (TLN) (144.5 km).

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Rotterdam to Avignon bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Amsterdam Sloterdijk station.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam to Avignon.
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  • Distance: 554.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 36 min

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Avignon, France?

Thalys operates a train from Rotterdam to Avignon once a week. Tickets cost $280 - $350 and the journey takes 5 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Avignon via Lyon, Lyon Perrache and Lyon - Perrache Bus station in around 16 h 40 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $470
Flights from Amsterdam to Montpellier via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $450
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Marseille via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $550
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Marseille
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Lille Lesquin to Marseille
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $330
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Montpellier
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Train operators
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
5 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$280 - $350
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$280 - $350
1st Class
$370 - $550
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$65 - $95
1st Class
$95 - $130
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $24
1st Class
$35 - $37
SNCF
Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Aix-en-Provence TGV to Avignon TGV
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $25
1st Class
$22 - $35
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Avignon Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $29
1st Class
$26 - $40
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Lyon, Lyon Perrache
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lyon, Lyon Perrache to Avignon
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Lyon
Ave. Duration
13 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Lyon - Perrache Bus station to Avignon City Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus

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