Paris to Rotterdam train

Cheap train tickets from Paris to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Cheapest

£110

Average

£133

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.

Thalys
17:25Paris2h37 20:02Rotterdam
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£1101One-way
Thalys
15:25Paris2h37 18:02Rotterdam
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£1101One-way
Thalys
12:25Paris2h37 15:02Rotterdam
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£1331One-way
Thalys
18:25Paris2h57 21:22Rotterdam
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£1801One-way

Train schedule Paris to Rotterdam

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12:25Paris2h37 15:02Rotterdam
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15:25Paris2h37 18:02Rotterdam
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17:25Paris2h37 20:02Rotterdam
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18:25Paris2h57 21:22Rotterdam
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Fastest train times from Paris to Rotterdam

Showing times and prices for 27 Jun

Fastest Journey

2 h 37 m

Average

2 h 42 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

373 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Paris for Rotterdam every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Thalys
17:25Paris2h37 20:02Rotterdam
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£1101One-way
Thalys
15:25Paris2h37 18:02Rotterdam
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£1101One-way
Thalys
12:25Paris2h37 15:02Rotterdam
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£1331One-way
Thalys
18:25Paris2h57 21:22Rotterdam
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£1801One-way

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Overview: Train from Paris to Rotterdam

distanceDistance231 miles (373 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 37 min
priceAverage train ticket price£120 (€134)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Thalys

Trains from Paris to Rotterdam cover the 231 miles (373 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 37 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Thalys. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £120, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £115. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Rotterdam Centraal.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and Thalys trains Paris to Rotterdam

You can travel by train from Paris to Rotterdam with Deutsche Bahn and Thalys for as low as £115. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Paris to Rotterdam train.

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

    Omio helps you compare and book the perfect train with Thalys from Paris to Rotterdam for a smooth and relaxing journey. Check the latest Thalys train timetables for the ideal departure and arrival times, take a look at the travel information for the Paris to Rotterdam train with Thalys (such as baggage allowance and amenities offered onboard), compare the best connections for your Paris - Rotterdam journey and then book a cheap train ticket with ease. The distance from Paris to Rotterdam by train is 231 miles (373 km). You can book tickets for this Thalys train for as low as £115 one-way if you book in advance. When you search for Thalys tickets between Paris and Rotterdam in the Omio app, you can also check whether they are mobile tickets quickly and easily. If they are mobile tickets, then you can go paperless when taking a train. Book that perfect Thalys Paris - Rotterdam train ticket online and enjoy your trip!

    Paris to Rotterdam train information with Thalys:

    • Average Duration: 2 h 46 min
    • Average Price: £115
    • Thalys frequency: 9 a day

    Trains from Paris to Rotterdam

    With direct journey times of between three hours 37 minutes and three hours 49 minutes, travelling by train to Rotterdam from Paris is a straightforward journey. There are up to nine services a day between the two cities on train routes operated by Thalys. All trains depart from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive at Rotterdam Centraal Station.

    Which train companies travel from Paris to Rotterdam?

    All trains services between Paris and Rotterdam are operated by Thalys, a jointly owned French-Belgian high-speed passenger service provider. Thalys rolling stock is modern with comfortable carriages and seating, while onboard facilities include individual power sockets, WiFi access, luggage storage, toilets and a bar-bistro.

    How long is the train from Paris to Rotterdam?

    All services from Paris to Rotterdam are direct with no stops en route or connections required. The fast journey time varies from just over three and a half hours to just under four hours.

    How many trains are there from Paris to Rotterdam?

    There are nine departures a day from Monday to Friday with the first train leaving in the early morning. Trains then leave at regular intervals throughout the day until the last departure in the early evening. On Saturdays and Sundays, there is a slightly reduced number of departures with the first train leaving later and the last arrival being earlier in the evening.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Rotterdam?

    Departure train station: All trains from Paris to Rotterdam depart from Paris Gare du Nord. Housed in an impressive historic building, it is one of the world's busiest stations with a large concourse that includes 36 platforms. Paris Gare du Nord is served by local, regional, intercity and international train services as well as being on Paris's Metro network. Local and suburban buses also depart from the station. Other facilities include a taxi rank, car parking, WiFi, left luggage storage, shops and restaurants.

    Arrival train station: All trains travelling between Paris and Rotterdam terminate at Rotterdam Centraal Station, a new building conveniently located for the city centre. As well as intercity trains, it is served by local and regional routes as well as being a station on Rotterdam's Metro network. Station facilities include local bus stops, a taxi rank, car and bicycle parking, WiFi, shops and restaurants.


    Thalys trains from Paris to Rotterdam

    The Thalys is a high-speed train in France which travels to over 17 cities throughout Europe, making it a very handy railway company to take if you’re looking to explore several European countries in one. The Thalys train map connects several destinations in France—the most popular being the Thalys train from Paris to Brussels and onwards to Cologne or Amsterdam. Picking up cheap Thalys tickets is easy in the app; just book Ticketless Journeys in advance or add discount cards to get deals on your next trip to France.

    Thalys Standard, Thalys Comfort or Thalys Premium fare types are available; you to compare prices for high-speed trains from Paris to Rotterdam on Omio. The differences between each class is WiFi speed, seat comfort and more quiet zones. With Premium tickets you get served a meal and drinks throughout the journey with access to the Thalys lounge and newspapers. Pick up a cheap Thalys ticket by travelling during off-peak, mid-week hours and by planning in advance. The cheapest day to travel by train on tends to be on a Tuesday or Wednesday.

    By booking your train from Paris to Rotterdam with Omio, you can pay in GBP and receive travel updates in English, so if your Thalys train is cancelled, Omio will suggest alternatives—we are with you all the way.


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    Thalys Trains from Antwerp to Cologne

    The Thalys is a high-speed railroad company in France connecting the France to the rest of Europe and beyond. Perfect for multi-city train journeys in Europe.

    When planning trips to Thalys destinations, consider checking back for offers on train tickets. Speak to the Customer Care team at the Omio help centre for cancellations or changes to your ticket from Antwerp to Cologne.

    Travel Tips: Trains from Paris 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 Paris to Rotterdam.
    FAQs

    Travel between Paris, France and Rotterdam, Netherlands by train is: Fully open.

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

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

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

    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 between Paris and Rotterdam before travelling.

    Return travel from Netherlands to France is: Partially open.

    Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Paris from Rotterdam?

    Entry into France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

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

    Requirements for reentering:

    • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 72 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 48 hours prior to arrival
    • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
    • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
    • Health declaration required

    What are the safety rules to follow in Paris, France?

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

    • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
    • Face mask requirement: Recommended

    Last checked on 25/06/2022. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Paris from Rotterdam.

    Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Paris to Rotterdam to cost as little as £115  in the next 7 days.
    If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Paris to Rotterdam train price to come in at an average of £120  one way.
    You should expect to travel around 231 miles (373 km)  to Rotterdam from Paris by train.
    On average the train from Paris to Rotterdam duration is 2 h 37 min  for the 231 miles (373 km) long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

    When taking a train from Paris, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est. When you arrive in Rotterdam, your train can arrive in train stations including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Noord and Rotterdam Blaak.

    Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Paris Gare de Lyon   to Rotterdam Centraal.

    You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Paris Gare de Lyon, located approximately 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city centre of Paris. The most popular arrival train station in Rotterdam, called Rotterdam Centraal, is located around 0.6 miles (875 m) away from its city centre.

    If you're looking for trains from Paris to Rotterdam, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Thalys to get you to Rotterdam. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Paris to Rotterdam trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
    Yes, there are 9 direct trains between Paris and Rotterdam per day with Thalys  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you purchase your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time travelling to your destination.
    The average number of trains departing Paris for Rotterdam is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
    The earliest train departing from Paris to Rotterdam leaves at 05: 01. The last train departing from Paris to Rotterdam leaves at 18: 25. You can find the latest Paris to Rotterdam train timetable on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
    In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you purchase train tickets to Rotterdam from Paris within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £120 one way. To find the best prices for this route, consider booking your train ticket from Paris to Rotterdam a few months in advance.

    Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

    Paris
    Rotterdam
    Paris Gare de Lyon is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Rotterdam.
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    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
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    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
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    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
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    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Gare de Paris Bercy
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C

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