There are 11 ways to get from Rotterdam to Italy by train, plane, car train, 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.

Recommended option

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Milan Linate  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN

$58 - $281

10 alternative options

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Bologna  •  4 h 39 min

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

$89 - $354

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Florence  •  4 h 41 min

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

$78 - $316

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Turin  •  5 h 23 min

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

$81 - $322

Train to Brussels, fly to Milan Linate  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Linate (LIN) BRU - LIN

$89 - $318

Fly Rotterdam to Rome  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Rotterdam (RTM) to Rome (FCO) RTM - FCO

$76 - $362

Train  •  14 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
  2. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa Tgv
  3. Take the train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini Fr

$331 - $473

Train, car train  •  22 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
  2. Take the train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
  3. Take the car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa

$204 - $283

Bus FlixBus  •  27 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Center - Bercy
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Rome

$109 - $178

Bus Eurolines FR  •  28 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Roma

$196 - $299

Drive  •  15 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Rome 1031.8 miles

$250 - $370

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Italy?

Transavia Holland flies from Rotterdam to Rome 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rotterdam to Rome via Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, Paris Gare de Lyon, Torino Porta Susa, Roma Termini, and Termini in around 14 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam to Turin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Rotterdam to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $420
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Amsterdam to Bologna via Prague
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Florence
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$80 - $550
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$40 - $50
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $55
1st Class
$50 - $70
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$130 - $170
1st Class
$170 - $240
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Torino Porta Susa
Ave. Duration
5 h 37 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$140 - $170
1st Class
$190 - $290
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Torino Porta Susa to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Torino Porta Susa Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
italotreno.it
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
eurobahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
14 h 29 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Rotterdam to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Brussels City Center - Midi Train station to Paris City Center - Bercy
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris, Paris to Rome
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $150
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Rotterdam to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
10 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Roma
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rotterdam to Italy?

The distance between Rotterdam and Italy is 1202 km. The road distance is 1651 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Italy is to train and fly which costs 45€ - 230€ and takes 4 h 34 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Italy is to train and fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 45€ - 230€.

Is there a direct bus between Rotterdam and Italy?

No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam to Italy. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam and arriving at P.Le Tiburtino via Brussels City Center - Midi Train station, Paris, Paris and Staz.Ne Tiburtina. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 27 h 45 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Rotterdam to Italy, including transfers.