Travel from Rotterdam to Liverpool

Bus or train from Rotterdam to Liverpool?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Rotterdam to Liverpool hourly. Tickets cost $18 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam to Liverpool twice daily. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. FlixBus also services this route once a week.

Travel Guides

Need to know: EurostarRome2rio’s guide to travelling between London, Brussels and Paris
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How to get from Rotterdam to Liverpool

From Rotterdam Centraal train to Bruxelles-Midi Eurostar, train to London St. Pancras International, walk to London Euston, then train to Liverpool Lime Street. 8 h 11 min £287. From Rotterdam Centraal train to Hook of Holland, car ferry to Harwich International, train to Manningtree, train to Peterborough, then train to Liverpool Lime Street. 16 h 47 min £163. From Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS bus to Lille then bus to Liverpool, Liverpool One. 16 h 55 min £87. From Rotterdam Centraal bus to Rotterdam, car ferry to Hedon Rd, NSF Rotterdam Terminal (Docks), line 70 bus to Hull, Carr Lane A (City Hall), bus to Hull, train to Huddersfield, then train to Liverpool Lime Street. 18 h 30 min £196. From Rotterdam drive to Calais, Eurotunnel to Folkestone, then drive to Liverpool. 8 h 7 min £224. From Rotterdam drive to Calais, car ferry to Dover, then drive to Liverpool. 9 h 6 min £115. From Rotterdam Centraal train to Amsterdam airport, fly to Manchester airport, then train to Liverpool. 5 h 28 min £82. From Rotterdam Centraal train to Amsterdam airport, fly to Liverpool airport, bus to Liverpool South Parkway, then train to Liverpool. 5 h 8 min £77. From Rotterdam Centraal train to Amsterdam airport, fly to Birmingham airport, train to Birmingham New Street, then train to Liverpool. 5 h 56 min £134. From Rotterdam Centraal train to Amsterdam airport, fly to Leeds Bradford airport, line 757 bus to Leeds, then train to Liverpool. 6 h 16 min £116. From Rotterdam, Rotterdam Centraal perron AA line 33 bus to Rotterdam airport, fly to London City airport, train to West Ham Underground Station, Tube to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tube to London Euston, then train to Liverpool. 5 h 53 min £203. From Rotterdam Centraal train to Brussels airport, fly to Manchester airport, then train to Liverpool. 6 h 48 min £104. From Rotterdam Centraal train to Eindhoven, Station, line 401 bus to Eindhoven airport, fly to Manchester airport, then train to Liverpool. 6 h 53 min £86.
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      1 Train
      • One-Way approx: USD $208 - $428
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      2 Car ferry, train via Manningtree
      • One-Way approx: USD $188 - $256
      • Duration: 16 h 47 min
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      7 Train to Amsterdam, fly to Manchester, train
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      8 Train to Amsterdam, fly to Liverpool
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      9 Train to Amsterdam, fly to Birmingham, train
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      10 Train to Amsterdam, fly to Leeds Bradford, train
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      11 Fly Rotterdam to London City, train
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      12 Train to Brussels, fly to Manchester, train
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      13 Train to Eindhoven, fly to Manchester, train
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