There are 3 ways to get from Zaandam to Rotterdam by train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train via Schiphol Airport  •  55 min

  1. Take the train from Zaandam to Schiphol Airport Sprinter
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$18 - $52

Cheapest option

Train  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Zaandam to Rotterdam Centraal Sprinter

$13 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Zaandam to Rotterdam 51.5 miles

$12 - $19

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The cheapest way to get from Zaandam to Rotterdam is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zaandam to Rotterdam is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Zaandam and Rotterdam is 62 km. The road distance is 82.4 km.

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It takes approximately 55 min to get from Zaandam to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zaandam and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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

You can take a train from Zaandam to Rotterdam via Schiphol Airport in around 55 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Zaandam to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zaandam to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$19 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $45

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