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Rotterdam to London Train Information

Avg. Train Duration
4 hours 44 minutes
Train Ticket Price: £60
Trains depart from:Rotterdam
Trains arrive in:London
Distance:321 km
Train Companies:Eurostar
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Eurostar Rotterdam – London

Travel between Rotterdam and London from £71 with Omio’s train partners Eurostar! You can find the best timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable journey for you.

Eurostar

Eurostar offers high-quality train services from Rotterdam to London and you can book your Eurostar train tickets on Omio starting at £71 one-way. Eurostar’s high-speed railway service connects the United Kingdom to Europe through the Channel Tunnel, also known as the Chunnel, with journeys connecting London St Pancras International to Paris, Brussels and Amsterdam amongst other popular European cities. The Eurostar train makes travel between the UK and continental Europe as smooth and easy as possible. With Eurostar trains reaching speeds up to 200 mph, you can travel 198 miles (320 km) underwater through the Chunnel from Rotterdam to London.

When you book your Rotterdam to London train, you can choose between ticket types like Standard, Standard Premier (with spacious seats and light refreshments served), and Business Premier (with flexible travel options, spacious seats, lounge access, hot meals served and priority boarding). Choose which amenities you prefer when buying your Rotterdam to London train ticket and enjoy the comfortable travel experience with Eurostar!

When you buy your Eurostar train tickets between Rotterdam and London don't forget to keep the following COVID-19 related policies in mind:

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • If passengers have an upcoming booking and are unable to or would rather not travel, there is a possibility to postpone their trip and claim an eVoucher. The eVoucher allows passengers to make a new booking within 12 months of the initial booking for travel until late 2021.

Trains from Rotterdam to London

Travelling by train to London from Rotterdam takes from approximately four hours to just over six hours on most daily routes, while one evening departure takes 13 and a half hours and arrives the following morning. There are no direct services with all routes requiring one connection. Departures are from Rotterdam Centraal Station and trains terminate at London St Pancras International.

Which train companies travel from Rotterdam to London?

Services from Rotterdam to London are either operated solely by the European-owned Eurostar or jointly by Eurostar and either Thalys or NS International IC Brussels. All trains are high speed with spacious carriages and comfortable seating. Onboard services include bistro-bars, luggage storage, power outlets and WiFi.

How long is the train from Rotterdam to London?

The fastest trains from Rotterdam to London take just four hours to complete the journey. Others can take up to approximately six hours depending on the waiting time at the transfer station, Brussels-Midi. One evening departure takes around 13 and a half hours and goes via Paris Gare du Nord, arriving the following morning.

How many trains are there from Rotterdam to London?

From Monday to Friday, there are 11 daily departures spread throughout the day. The first train leaves in the early morning while the last departure is in the mid-evening. A slightly reduced service operates on Saturdays and Sundays.

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

Departure train station: Trains travelling between the two cities of Rotterdam and London all depart from Rotterdam Centraal Station. Rotterdam Centraal is a striking, modern station conveniently located for the heart of the city. It is served by intercity, regional and Metro trains as well as long-distance and local buses. Facilities at Rotterdam Centraal include car and bicycle parking, a taxi rank, left luggage storage, toilets, WiFi, shops and restaurants.

Arrival train station: Trains to London from Rotterdam all arrive at London St Pancras International, an attractive Victorian building with good transport links to the rest of the city. These include suburban and local overground trains as well as underground trains and local buses. Among the station's facilities are car parking, taxi ranks, WiFi, toilets, luggage storage, food outlets and restaurants, including a mezzanine champagne bar, as well as shops that range from supermarkets to high-end boutiques and gift shops.


Eurostar trains from Rotterdam to London

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The Eurostar is a high-speed railway company operating in Europe since 1994. It travels at 186mph under the English Channel to cities on the continent—whether you’re going to Brussels, Amsterdam or Rotterdam. The train is Europe’s solution to fly less; over 11 million Europeans chose to take the train to London from Paris instead of flying in 2019.

The check-in time for Eurostar to London train is around 30 minutes. This means you can arrive in plenty of time to pick up a coffee at the Gare du Nord station in Paris or St Pancras Station in London. Eurostar trains are kitted out with an onboard bistro, toilets, air conditioning and Wi-Fi to make the train journey from Rotterdam to London more comfortable.

With three fare classes to choose from—Standard, Standard Premier and Business Premier—you can pick which is best for you; It’s easy to book cheap Eurostar return tickets in advance by travelling mid-week. You can choose to travel in comfort in Business Premier when taking the Rotterdam to London train, get served a hot meal and drinks throughout the crossing with newspapers and access to the Ashford Departure Lounge in London.


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Eurostar Trains from Rotterdam to London

The Eurostar is a high-speed train company connecting the UK to continental Europe and beyond.

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

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

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

Is international entry into London 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?

Entry Requirements:

  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers can choose to pay for a private COVID-19 test. The earliest you can take the test while in quarantine is 5 full days after you left a place not on the travel corridor list
  • 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
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

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

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

  • Physical distance required: 2 metre (s) (7 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 11/06/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train between Rotterdam and London closer to your date of departure here.

What is the restriction level for the return leg of a round trip journey from London, United Kingdom to Rotterdam, Netherlands?

Return travel from United Kingdom to Netherlands is: Partially open.

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

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

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

Requirements for reentering:

  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5

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

Last checked on 09/06/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Rotterdam from London.

How much do cheap train tickets between Rotterdam and London cost?
Looking to save money on your trip? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to London from Rotterdam for the next 7 days starting from £71  one way.
What is the cost of a train ticket from Rotterdam to London on average?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to London from Rotterdam is £71  one way.
What is the distance to London from Rotterdam via train?
You should expect to travel around 198 miles (320 km)  to London from Rotterdam by train.
Which train station from Rotterdam to London do I depart from? Which London train station from Rotterdam do I arrive in?

When departing from Rotterdam, you have various train station options to start your route from including Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. When arriving in London, you can end your trip in train stations like London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross.

Omio customers book a train from Rotterdam Centraal   to London Victoria   most frequently for this route.

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

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

Which train providers should I travel with from Rotterdam to London?
When taking a train from Rotterdam to London, you can count on Eurostar for the best way to get you to London. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service between Rotterdam and London and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Are there any Rotterdam to London direct trains?
If you’re looking for a direct train from Rotterdam to London, consider travelling with Eurostar. Non-stop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.
What time is the earliest train from Rotterdam to London? What time is the last train from Rotterdam to London?
If you prefer early morning trains from Rotterdam to London, the first train leaves at 11: 28. If you prefer late night trains from Rotterdam to London, the last train of the day leaves at 12: 28. Omio shows you the latest train from Rotterdam to London timetable to help you book the best departure time for this trip.
How far in advance should I buy train tickets to London from Rotterdam for the best deals?
You can find a train between Rotterdam and London to cost on average £71 one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your route. You’ll see tickets for the Rotterdam to London train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.
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Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rotterdam
London
Rotterdam Centraal
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