Barcelona to Rotterdam train

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Renfe SNCF
09:10Barcelona-sants6h39 15:49Rotterdam Centraal
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14:00Barcelona-sants30h48 20:48Rotterdam Centraal
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Train schedule Barcelona to Rotterdam

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Renfe SNCF
09:10Barcelona-sants6h39 15:49Rotterdam Centraal
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Renfe SNCF
14:00Barcelona-sants30h48 20:48Rotterdam Centraal
2 changes

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Fastest train times from Barcelona to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

6 h 39 m

Average

18 h 43 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

1184 km

It's difficult to get from Barcelona to Rotterdam without changing at least 2 times.

Renfe SNCF
09:10Barcelona-sants6h39 15:49Rotterdam Centraal
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Renfe SNCF
14:00Barcelona-sants30h48 20:48Rotterdam Centraal
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Overview: Train from Barcelona to Rotterdam

distanceDistance734 miles (1184 km)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersEurostar or Thalys

Trains from Barcelona to Rotterdam cover the 734 miles (1184 km) long route taking on average 22 h 5 min with our travel partners like Eurostar or Thalys. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Barcelona Sants and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

Train providers: Thalys and Eurostar trains Barcelona to Rotterdam

Find the best route from Barcelona to Rotterdam with Omio's train partners Thalys and Eurostar! You'll find the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable route for you.

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Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train to Rotterdam from Barcelona with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.

Enjoy a smooth and easy trip to Rotterdam from Barcelona with Thalys! As an official travel partner of Thalys, Omio can help you search current train timetables from Thalys, compare the best routes from Barcelona to Rotterdam as well as the class fares available for this route (including information on luggage policy and amenities provided onboard), and buy the most affordable Thalys Barcelona to Rotterdam train ticket available today. If you search for Thalys tickets in the Omio app, you can also see if they are mobile tickets so that you can travel paperless rather than needing to wait in a queue at the train station in person to purchase tickets. Once you find your ideal route, book your one-way train between Barcelona and Rotterdam on Omio or in the Omio app in just a few simple steps. You can then sit back and enjoy the 734 miles (1184 km) trip between Barcelona and Rotterdam with ease and comfort on a train with Thalys.

Thalys from Barcelona to Rotterdam train information:

  • Average Duration: 17 h 45 min
  • Thalys frequency: 2 a day

Eurostar is the premier high-speed railway service which connects the United Kingdom with Europe through the Channel Tunnel with journeys connecting London St Pancras International with Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam among other popular European cities. With its high-speed service reaching speeds up to 186 mph (300 km/h), the Eurostar makes travel between the UK and Europe as smooth and easy as possible. When you book your Barcelona to Rotterdam train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding).

Train information from Barcelona to Rotterdam with Eurostar:

  • Average Duration: 26 h 26 min
  • Eurostar frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Barcelona to Rotterdam

Travel by train to Rotterdam easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Barcelona to Rotterdam.
FAQs

Travel between Barcelona, Spain and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Spain?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Spain

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Barcelona?

Conditions of entry:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Recommended

The information above was last checked on 20/06/2022. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Rotterdam from Barcelona before travelling.

The restriction level for your return train to Barcelona, Spain from Rotterdam is: Fully open.

Is my return train into Barcelona from Rotterdam restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Spain from Rotterdam?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Specific entry restrictions may apply for travel to Spain: Canary Islands

What are the safety rules to follow in Barcelona, Spain?

The government of Spain has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Social distancing required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

Last checked on 24/06/2022. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Barcelona from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here.

You should expect to travel around 734 miles (1184 km)  to Rotterdam from Barcelona by train.
The Barcelona to Rotterdam train duration is on average 22 h 5 min, which is to be expected when travelling 734 miles (1184 km) from Barcelona to Rotterdam. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays.

When taking the train from Barcelona to Rotterdam, you can choose to depart from train stations like Barcelona Sants, Barcelona Passeig De Gracia and Barcelona Estació De França. Your journey can end in train stations such as Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Barcelona Sants   and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

Passengers booking this route most frequently board their trains from Barcelona Sants and need to travel around 1.6 miles (2.6 km) from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Rotterdam most often arrive at Rotterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0.6 miles (875 m) from this train station to the city centre.

For the route from Barcelona to Rotterdam you can take a train with Eurostar or Thalys. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services between Barcelona and Rotterdam on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Barcelona to Rotterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
If you prefer early morning trains from Barcelona to Rotterdam, the first train leaves at 06: 58. If you prefer late night trains from Barcelona to Rotterdam, the last train of the day leaves at 19: 58. Omio shows you the latest train from Barcelona to Rotterdam schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Rotterdam
Barcelona Sants is the most popular Barcelona railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Barcelona for your journey to Rotterdam.
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Bus lines: A1, A2
Train lines: AVE, Alvia, Euromed, Talgo, Trenhotel, TGV, Avant, Intercity, R1, R2, R2 Nord, R2 Sud, R3, R4, RG1, R11, R12, R13, R14, R15, R16, R17
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