There are 6 ways to get from Zaventem to Rotterdam by train, bus, car or plane

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 Thalys  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Anvers-Central Ic
  2. Take the train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal Thalys

$51 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Rotterdam Ouibus

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Train Dutch Railways (NS)  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$23 - $39

Bus FlixBus  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels Airport to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS 819 / ...

$12 - $18

Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Zaventem to Rotterdam 87.9 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, train  •  2 h 37 min

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

$60 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Zaventem to Rotterdam is to bus which costs 7€ - 10€ and takes 3 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zaventem to Rotterdam is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The distance between Zaventem and Rotterdam is 116 km. The road distance is 140.6 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Zaventem to Rotterdam, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Zaventem to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Zaventem Kerkplein and arriving at Rotterdam via Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zaventem to Rotterdam. However, there are services departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal via Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

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What companies run services between Zaventem, Belgium and Rotterdam, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Zaventem to Rotterdam via Anvers-Central and Antwerpen-Centraal in around 2 h. Alternatively, Ouibus operates a bus from Zaventem to Rotterdam every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Train operators
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Anvers-Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$20 - $23
1st Class
$28 - $32
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Antwerpen-Centraal to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$30 - $50
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$20 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $50
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
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
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station to Rotterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels Airport to Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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