There are 4 ways to get from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Mönchengladbach 268

$11 - $19

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Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
  2. Take the train from Eindhoven to Venlo
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Monchengladbach Hbf

$26 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach 124.6 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  3. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Monchengladbach Hbf

$84 - $283

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS and arriving at Mönchengladbach. Services depart three times a week, and operate Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Monchengladbach Hbf via Eindhoven and Venlo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Mönchengladbach is 159 km. The road distance is 199.4 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 10 min and costs .

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The bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Mönchengladbach takes 3 h 10 min including transfers and departs three times a week.

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Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS station.

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Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Rotterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach is to bus which takes 3 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Mönchengladbach station.

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Map of how to get from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach.
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  • Distance: 99.1 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Mönchengladbach, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach 3 times a week. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach via Eindhoven and Venlo in around 3 h 13 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Eindhoven to Venlo
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Venlo to Monchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Monchengladbach Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Mönchengladbach
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach train services, operated by Eurobahn, arrive at Monchengladbach Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach is 199 km. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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Book your Rotterdam to Mönchengladbach bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 663+ hotels available in Mönchengladbach. Prices start at $55 USD per night.

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