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There are 8 ways to get from Rotterdam to Papendrecht by bus, train, subway, ferry, rideshare, taxi, car or towncar

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

Line 388 bus  •  19 min

  1. Take the line 388 bus from Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom to Papendrecht, De Lage Waard 388

$3 - $5

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  35 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Rotterdam to Papendrecht 13.6 miles

$3

6 alternative options

Train, line 4 bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Blaak to Dordrecht Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Dordrecht, Centraal Station to Dordrecht, Maasstraat 4

$6 - $12

Subway, line 491 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the subway from Rotterdam, Stadhuis to Rotterdam, Zuidplein D / ...
  2. Take the line 491 bus from Rotterdam, Zuidplein to Papendrecht, De Lage Waard 491

$5 - $7

Line 20 ferry  •  47 min

  1. Take the line 20 ferry from Rotterdam, Erasmusbrug to Papendrecht, Westeind 201 / ...

$4 - $6

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rotterdam to Papendrecht 13.2 miles

$55 - $75

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Papendrecht 13.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rotterdam to Papendrecht 13.2 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Papendrecht is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Papendrecht is to taxi which costs 50€ - 65€ and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom and arriving at Papendrecht, De Lage Waard. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct ferry departing from Rotterdam, Erasmusbrug and arriving at Papendrecht, Westeind. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Papendrecht is 18 km. The road distance is 21.1 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Papendrecht without a car is to line 388 bus which takes 19 min and costs 3€ - 4€.

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The line 388 bus from Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom to Papendrecht, De Lage Waard takes 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Rotterdam to Papendrecht bus services, operated by Qbuzz, depart from Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom station.

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Rotterdam to Papendrecht bus services, operated by Qbuzz, arrive at Papendrecht, De Lage Waard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Papendrecht is 21 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Rotterdam to Papendrecht.

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  • Distance: 10.9 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

Qbuzz operates a bus from Rotterdam to Papendrecht hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 19 min.

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 Blaak to Dordrecht
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
RET
Bus operators
Qbuzz
Phone
033 -4601580
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Rotterdam, Kralingse Zoom to Papendrecht, De Lage Waard
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Qbuzz
Bus from Dordrecht, Centraal Station to Dordrecht, Maasstraat
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
Qbuzz
Bus from Rotterdam, Zuidplein to Papendrecht, De Lage Waard
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Qbuzz
Ferry operators
Waterbus
Phone
+31 800 0232545
Email
haven@waterbus.nl
Website
waterbus.nl
Ferry from Rotterdam, Erasmusbrug to Papendrecht, Westeind
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
Waterbus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Rotterdam to Papendrecht
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Southern Netherlands
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rotterdam to Papendrecht
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
uberX
$40 - $60
UberBLACK
$55 - $75
UberVAN
$55 - $80
Taxi from Rotterdam to Papendrecht
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl

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There are 345+ hotels available in Papendrecht. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Rotterdam and Papendrecht. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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