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There are 5 ways to get from Rotterdam to Vlijmen by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Breda Intercity / ...
  2. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenbosch Intercity / ...

€22 - €47

Cheapest option

Bus, line 301 bus  •  2h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Tilburg Station N93
  2. Take the line 301 bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, de la Courtstraat 301

€13 - €15

3 alternative options

Train, line 136 bus  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Tilburg Intercity
  2. Take the line 136 bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Tunnelweg 136

€18 - €33

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rotterdam to Vlijmen 76 km

€220 - €260

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Rotterdam to Vlijmen 76 km

€9 - €14

Rotterdam to Vlijmen by train and bus

The journey time between Rotterdam and Vlijmen is around 1h 35m and covers a distance of around 97 km. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 17m. Operated by Dutch Railways (NS) and Bravo, the Rotterdam to Vlijmen service departs from Rotterdam Centraal and arrives in Vlijmen, Wolput. Typically 191 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 35m
Fastest journey time:
1h 17m
Journey distance:
97 km
Services per week:
191
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:44
Last service departs at:
23:51

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Rotterdam to Vlijmen train and bus schedules

Rotterdam → Vlijmen
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Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice

COVID-19 help in Netherlands

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1351

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Yes, travel within Netherlands is currently allowed.

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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

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

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

The social distance requirement in Vlijmen 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: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Rotterdam to Vlijmen is to drive which costs €9 - €14 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rotterdam to Vlijmen is to taxi which costs €220 - €260 and takes 54 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rotterdam station to Vlijmen. However, there are services departing from Rotterdam Central Station and arriving at Vlijmen, de la Courtstraat via Tilburg, Centraal Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 39m.

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It is 56 km from Rotterdam to Vlijmen. It is approximately 76 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Vlijmen without a car is to train which takes 1h 34m and costs €21 - €50.

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It takes approximately 1h 34m to get from Rotterdam to Vlijmen, including transfers.

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Rotterdam to Vlijmen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam Central Station.

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The best way to get from Rotterdam to Vlijmen is to train which takes 1h 34m and costs €21 - €50. Alternatively, you can bus and line 301 bus, which costs €13 - €15 and takes 2h 39m.

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Rotterdam to Vlijmen bus services, operated by Bravo, arrive at Vlijmen, de la Courtstraat station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rotterdam to Vlijmen is 76 km. It takes approximately 54 min to drive from Rotterdam to Vlijmen.

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  • Distance: 56.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 34m

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

You can take a train from Rotterdam to Vlijmen via Breda, Hertogenbosch, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station in around 1h 34m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rotterdam to Vlijmen via Tilburg Station and Tilburg, Centraal Station in around 2h 39m.

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
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €23
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €23
Train from Breda to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €22
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €14
1st Class
€16 - €22
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Tilburg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €26
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€18 - €26
Bus operators
Bravo
Phone
0900-9292
Email
klantenservice@bravo.info
Website
bravo.info
Bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, Tunnelweg
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7
Website
Bravo
Bus from Tilburg, Centraal Station to Vlijmen, de la Courtstraat
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€6
Website
Bravo
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Rotterdam Central Station to Tilburg Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rotterdam to Vlijmen
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
€220 - €260
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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