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There are 7 ways to get from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station by train, bus, car, plane or tram

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Recommended option

Train  •  4h 8m

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Thalys

€98 - €203

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Paris Nord - Saint-Denis Université to Lille Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine > Paris Nord - Saint-Denis Université > Parc Astérix > Lille
  2. Take the bus from Lille to Rotterdam Central Station N1325 / ...

€25 - €31

5 alternative options

Train via Lille  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Lille-Flandres Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Lille Europe to Rotterdam Centraal Eil

€141 - €449

Drive  •  4h 15m

  1. Drive from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station 436.9 km

€50 - €80

Fly Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  4h 47m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) CDG - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

€90 - €170

Fly Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 5m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) ORY - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal

€79 - €227

Tram to Paris CDG, fly to Brussels, train  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the tram from Gare De Villetaneuse - Universite to Gare Du Bourget
  2. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Brussels (BRU) CDG - BRU
  3. Take the train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal

€127 - €372

Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station by walk and train

The journey time between Université Sorbonne Paris Nord and Rotterdam Centraal Station is around 3h 18m and covers a distance of around 459 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 52m. Services are operated by Transilien and Thalys. Typically 31 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
3h 18m
Fastest journey time:
2h 52m
Services per week:
31
Cheapest price:
€98
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
08:10
Last service departs at:
22:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station walk and train schedules

France → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from France

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from France

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Croatia, Curaçao, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Malta, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
This doesn’t apply to citizens and permanent residents of Aruba, Australia, Austria, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Bulgaria, Curaçao, Czech Republic, Finland, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Japan, Luxembourg, Malta, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, Slovakia, South Korea, Thailand and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Netherlands

1.5m

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Considerations leaving from France

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Netherlands from France.

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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 Rotterdam Centraal Station is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Rotterdam Centraal Station is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Rotterdam Centraal Station is 1.5 metres.

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

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Netherlands.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 20 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station is to bus which costs €24 - €35 and takes 8h 38m.

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The fastest way to get from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station is to train which takes 4h 8m and costs €95 - €210.

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No, there is no direct bus from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station station. However, there are services departing from Pablo Neruda and arriving at Rotterdam Central Station via Paris Nord - Saint-Denis Université and Lille. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station. However, there are services departing from Epinay Villetaneuse and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Paris Nord. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 8m.

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The distance between Université Sorbonne Paris Nord and Rotterdam Centraal Station is 363 km. The road distance is 436.9 km.

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The best way to get from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station without a car is to train which takes 4h 8m and costs €95 - €210.

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It takes approximately 4h 8m to get from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station, including transfers.

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Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station bus services, operated by Blablabus, depart from Paris Nord - Saint-Denis Université station.

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Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station train services, operated by Thalys, depart from Paris Nord station.

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The best way to get from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station is to train which takes 4h 8m and costs €95 - €210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €24 - €35 and takes 8h 38m.

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Map of how to get from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station.
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  • Distance: 362.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 8m

What companies run services between Université Sorbonne Paris Nord, France and Rotterdam Centraal Station, Netherlands?

Thalys operates a train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal every 2 hours. Tickets cost €95 - €200 and the journey takes 2h 37m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station via Pablo Neruda, Saint-Denis - Universite, Paris Nord - Saint-Denis Université, Lille, and Rotterdam Central Station in around 8h 38m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Amsterdam Schiphol via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €230
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €280
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Paris Orly to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€15 - €210
Train operators
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2h 37m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€95 - €200
Website
Thalys
Standard
€95 - €140
Comfort
€110 - €150
Premium
€140 - €200
Train from Anvers-Central to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
Thalys
Standard
€45 - €65
Comfort
€55 - €75
Premium
€60 - €90
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Aéroport Charles-de-Gaulle TGV to Lille-Flandres
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€55 - €100
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €21
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€9 - €13
1st Class
€16 - €21
Transilien

Transilien is a suburban rail network operated by SNCF that departs from major Paris train stations and connects the Ile de France region. Transilien operates the following lines: RER A, B, C, D, and E; Transilien trains H, J, K, L, N, P, R and U; Tram 4 and 11 Express; and the Noctilien night bus. Tickets and passes can be purchased from ‘Ile-de-France’ ticket machines and desks in train, Metro and RER stations.

Contact Details
Website
transilien.com
Tram from Gare De Villetaneuse - Universite to Gare Du Bourget
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Transilien
Bus operators
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Nord - Saint-Denis Université to Lille
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
Blablabus
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 Lille to Rotterdam Central Station
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rotterdam Central Station.

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Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station train services, operated by Thalys, arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station is 437 km. It takes approximately 4h 15m to drive from Université Sorbonne Paris Nord to Rotterdam Centraal Station.

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Lufthansa, British Airways, Air France and KLM offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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