The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Brussels to Rotterdam will cost around £ 41 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 32.
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1 h 10 m
1 h 47 m
Trains per day
Of the 7 trains that leave Brussels for Rotterdam every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 120 km distance in an average of 1 h 47 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 1 h 10 m .
The slowest trains will take 2 h 4 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||74 miles (119 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 4 min|
|Average train ticket price||£34 (€38)|
|Train frequency||7 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 7 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar|
Trains from Brussels to Rotterdam cover the 74 miles (119 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 4 min with our travel partners like SNCB | IC, Thalys or Eurostar. Normally, there are 7 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £31, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.
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Thalys is a French-Belgian high-speed train company that connects the main capital cities. For your next train between Brussels and Rotterdam with Thalys, you can choose from these different ticket fares: Standard Mini, Standard, Comfort and Premium.
If you're looking for cheap Thalys tickets from Brussels to Rotterdam, check out Omio! With one-way Brussels to Rotterdam train ticket prices starting as low as £31 when you book in advance, we'll help you get to Rotterdam from Brussels by showing you the latest Thalys offers, train timetables and tickets for this 74 miles (119 km) route. You can also review relevant ticket information for each class fare available on this route, such as luggage policy and amenities offered onboard with Thalys. If you search for Thalys tickets between Brussels and Rotterdam in the Omio app, you can quickly see if they are mobile tickets so that you can go paperless when taking the train. Whether you're looking for the cheapest, fastest or earliest train from Brussels to Rotterdam on offer, Omio makes it easier than ever for you to find that perfect train with Thalys so you can enjoy a smooth and comfortable journey.
Thalys 's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Brussels and Rotterdam are the following:
Travel between Brussels, Belgium and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Brussels to Rotterdam as this information can change.
The restriction level for your return train to Brussels, Belgium from Rotterdam is: Fully open.
International entry is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Conditions of reentry:
The government of Belgium has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 17/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Brussels from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here.
There are a few train stations in Brussels to start your route from including Bruxelles-Midi, Bruxelles-Central and Brussels-Nord. In Rotterdam you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord.
Omio customers travelling this route depart most frequently from Bruxelles-Midi and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Bruxelles-Midi, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Brussels. The most popular arrival train station in Rotterdam, called Rotterdam Centraal, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.
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