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Train Information between Rotterdam and Duisburg

distanceDistance103 miles (166 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price£22 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Rotterdam to Duisburg cover the 103 miles (166 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £17, but the average price of train tickets is £22. Travellers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Duisburg Hbf.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect journey between Rotterdam and Duisburg with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables between Rotterdam and Duisburg and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance from Rotterdam to Duisburg by DB is 103 miles (166 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket from Rotterdam to Duisburg is £17.

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.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Rotterdam to Duisburg
Travel by train to Duisburg 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 Rotterdam to Duisburg.
FAQs
Are there COVID-19 travel restrictions for trains from Rotterdam to Duisburg?

Travel between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Duisburg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

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

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

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Germany from Rotterdam?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Duisburg, Germany?

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

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

The information above was last checked on 16/09/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train between Rotterdam and Duisburg before travelling.

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

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

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

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

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

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 14/09/2021. 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 Duisburg to Rotterdam train here.

What is the cost of cheap trains from Rotterdam to Duisburg?
Omio customers have found the cheapest trains to Duisburg from Rotterdam to cost as little as £17  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Rotterdam to Duisburg?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Rotterdam to Duisburg train to cost on average £22  one way.
How far is it from Rotterdam to Duisburg by train?
The distance to Duisburg from Rotterdam by train is approximately 103 miles (166 km).
How long does it take from Rotterdam to Duisburg by train?
The train time between Rotterdam and Duisburg is on average 2 h 16 min  for the 103 miles (166 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Duisburg from Rotterdam by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Rotterdam to Duisburg, which train station in Rotterdam do I depart from and which train station in Duisburg do I arrive in?

When taking a train from Rotterdam, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. When you arrive in Duisburg, your train can arrive in train stations including Duisburg Hbf, Duisburg-Buchholz and Duisburg-Meiderich Süd.

Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Rotterdam Centraal   to Duisburg Hbf.

Where is the train station in Rotterdam? Where is the train station in Duisburg?

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Rotterdam Centraal and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Duisburg most often arrive at Duisburg Hbf and need to travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from this train station to the city centre.

What train companies offer a service from Rotterdam to Duisburg?
If you're looking for trains from Rotterdam to Duisburg, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn to get you to Duisburg. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Rotterdam to Duisburg route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there between Rotterdam and Duisburg a day?
The average number of trains departing Rotterdam for Duisburg is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What are the first and last departure train times from Rotterdam to Duisburg?
The first Rotterdam to Duisburg train departs at 05: 35   and the last train from Rotterdam to Duisburg leaves at 19: 14. Check out the most up-to-date Rotterdam to Duisburg train times on Omio and find the best time to travel to your destination.
When should I buy Rotterdam Duisburg train tickets to score the best deals?
If you book a train ticket from Rotterdam to Duisburg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £22 one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Rotterdam and Duisburg are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rotterdam
Duisburg
Rotterdam Centraal
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