There are 3 ways to get from Zaventem to Rotterdam by train, car or plane

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Train  •  1 h 39 min

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

$19 - $35

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Drive  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Zaventem to Rotterdam 87.9 miles

$21 - $35

Fly, train  •  2 h 34 min

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

$59 - $263

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Brussels Airport - Zaventem and arriving at Rotterdam Centraal. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 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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The best way to get from Zaventem to Rotterdam without a car is to train which takes 1 h 39 min and costs .

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The train from Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Rotterdam Centraal takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Zaventem to Rotterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Brussels Airport - Zaventem station.

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Zaventem to Rotterdam train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Rotterdam Centraal station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Zaventem to Rotterdam is 141 km. It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to drive from Zaventem to Rotterdam.

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KLM offers flights from Brussels Airport to Amsterdam Airport.

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  • Distance: 72.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 39 min

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Zaventem to Rotterdam hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $35 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
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 Brussels Airport - Zaventem to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
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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There are 578+ hotels available in Rotterdam. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Zaventem to Brussels Airport is to line 359 bus which takes 5 min and costs .

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