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Train Information between Manchester and Rotterdam

distanceDistance300 miles (484 km)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day

Trains from Manchester to Rotterdam cover the 300 miles (484 km) long route with our travel partners like. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. Travellers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

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FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Manchester to Rotterdam?

Travel between Manchester, United Kingdom and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Netherlands from United Kingdom?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Manchester?

Conditions of entry:

  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

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

All travellers in Netherlands must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 20/10/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Manchester to Rotterdam as this information can change.

Are there travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, in place when returning to Manchester, United Kingdom from Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The restriction level for your return train to Manchester, United Kingdom from Rotterdam is: Partially open.

Is my return train into Manchester from Rotterdam restricted?

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

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in United Kingdom from Rotterdam?

Conditions of reentry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Before travelling, travellers must book and pay for a travel test package, which will include COVID-19 tests to be taken on day 2 and on day 8 of your quarantine
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers vaccinated under the UK vaccine programme are exempt from mandatory quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

What are the safety rules to follow in Manchester, United Kingdom?

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

  • Social distancing required: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask required: Regional advice

Last checked on 19/10/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train to Manchester from Rotterdam closer to your date of departure here.

What is the distance from Manchester to Rotterdam via train?
When travelling this route you should expect the distance between Manchester and Rotterdam via train to be approximately 300 miles (484 km).
Which train station from Manchester to Rotterdam do I depart from? Which Rotterdam train station from Manchester do I arrive in?

Some of the Manchester train stations to Rotterdam you can start your journey from include Manchester Piccadilly, Manchester Victoria and Manchester Oxford Road. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Rotterdam include Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly   and arriving in Rotterdam Centraal.

Where do I find the Manchester train station to Rotterdam? Where is the Rotterdam train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Manchester Piccadilly, located approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Manchester. The most popular arrival train station in Rotterdam, called Rotterdam Centraal, is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from its city centre.

How many train services are there to Rotterdam from Manchester a day?
On average, there is 1 train a day from Manchester to Rotterdam. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Rotterdam
Manchester Piccadilly is the most popular Manchester 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 Manchester for your journey to Rotterdam.
Amenities at station
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LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales