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There are 4 ways to get from Rotterdam to Rijen by train, taxi or car

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Train  •  50 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Breda Intercity direct / ...
  2. Take the train from Breda to Gilze-Rijen Sprinter / ...

17€ - 39€

3 alternative options

Train via Dordrecht  •  1h 11m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Blaak to Dordrecht Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the train from Dordrecht to Gilze-Rijen Sprinter

17€ - 40€

Taxi  •  48 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rotterdam to Rijen 59.7 km

170€ - 210€

Drive  •  48 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Rijen 59.7 km

7€ - 11€

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Rijen is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rijen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rijen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

Last updated: 14 Apr 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Rijen is to drive which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 48 min.

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The fastest way to get from Rotterdam to Rijen is to taxi. Taking this option will cost 170€ - 210€ and takes 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rotterdam to Rijen. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Centraal and arriving at Gilze-Rijen via Breda. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 50 min.

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The distance between Rotterdam and Rijen is 48 km. The road distance is 59.7 km.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Rijen without a car is to train which takes 50 min and costs 16€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 50 min to get from Rotterdam to Rijen, including transfers.

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

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Rotterdam to Rijen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Gilze-Rijen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Rijen is 60 km. It takes approximately 48 min to drive from Rotterdam to Rijen.

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  • Distance: 47.7 km
  • Duration: 50 min

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

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Rijen via Breda in around 50 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 Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Train from Breda to Gilze-Rijen
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 17€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 10€
1st Class
12€ - 17€
Train from Rotterdam Blaak to Dordrecht
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 18€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
7€ - 11€
1st Class
13€ - 18€
Train from Dordrecht to Gilze-Rijen
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Other operators
Taxi from Rotterdam to Rijen
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
170€ - 210€
Taxi Erdogan
Phone
+31 6 24856139
Rotterdamse Taxi Centrale
Phone
+31 10 462 6060
Website
rtcnv.nl
Rotterdam Taxi Service
Phone
+31 10 229 3508
Website
rotterdamtaxiservice.nl
PrimoTaxi
Phone
+31 10 262 2540
Website
primotaxi.nl

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