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Train Information between Rotterdam and Bern

distanceDistance368 miles (593 km)
durationAverage train duration9 h 12 min
priceAverage train ticket price£34 (€38)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Rotterdam to Bern cover the 368 miles (593 km) long trip taking on average 9 h 12 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £34, but the average price of train tickets is £34. Travellers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

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Train between Rotterdam and Bern with Deutsche Bahn

Travel from Rotterdam to Bern from £34 with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect route between Rotterdam and Bern with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables from Rotterdam to Bern and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Rotterdam and Bern by DB is 368 miles (593 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Rotterdam and Bern is £34.

DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Rotterdam to Bern and when travelling by train:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

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Trains from Rotterdam to Bern
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FAQs
What COVID-19 travel safety information and restrictions should I be aware of for my train between Rotterdam and Bern?

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Bern, Switzerland by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Netherlands?

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

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Bern, Switzerland?

All travellers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 23/09/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Rotterdam and Bern as this information can change.

Are there restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Switzerland by train?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Bern to Rotterdam is: Fully open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Switzerland?

Reentry to Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

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

What are the entry requirements?

  • 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?

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

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

Last verified on 22/09/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Bern to Rotterdam train here.

How much do cheap trains from Rotterdam to Bern cost?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train to Bern from Rotterdam for as little as £34  in the next 7 days.
How much does the train from Rotterdam to Bern cost on average?
If you’re looking to purchase your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Rotterdam to Bern train price to come in at an average of £34  one way.
What is the distance to Bern from Rotterdam by train?
You should expect to travel around 368 miles (593 km)  between Rotterdam and Bern by train.
How long does it take from Rotterdam to Bern by train?
On average the train from Rotterdam to Bern duration is 9 h 12 min  for the 368 miles (593 km) long trip, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.
Which train station in Rotterdam goes to Bern? Which train station do I come into Bern from Rotterdam?

When taking the train from Rotterdam to Bern, you can choose to depart from train stations like Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. Your route can end in train stations such as Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, Bern, Bhf and Bern.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Rotterdam Centraal   and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Where is the departure train station in Rotterdam located? Where is the arrival train station in Bern located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal, which is located around 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

What train providers offer a service between Rotterdam and Bern?
If you're looking for trains from Rotterdam to Bern, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn with connection or Deutsche Bahn to get you to Bern. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Rotterdam to Bern route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there between Rotterdam and Bern a day?
The average number of trains departing Rotterdam for Bern is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Rotterdam to Bern? What time is the last train from Rotterdam to Bern?
You can take the first train from Rotterdam to Bern at 09: 14   or take the last train from Rotterdam to Bern leaving at 21: 14. Look for the latest Rotterdam Bern train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Rotterdam to Bern for the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Rotterdam to Bern is on average £34 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from Rotterdam to Bern available a few months in advance.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rotterdam
Bern
Rotterdam Centraal
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