Cambridge to Rotterdam by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    06:15
  • Last train
    15:15
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 47m

Travelling from Cambridge to Rotterdam by train

The fastest trains from Cambridge to Rotterdam take around 5 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 298 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cambridge and Rotterdam.

Journeys between Cambridge and Rotterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Cambridge to Rotterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 9 departures. The duration is normally about 5 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Cambridge around 06:15 and the last train is around 15:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cambridge around 06:28, and the last at 14:15.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Cambridge to Rotterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Cambridge to Rotterdam by train.

Which trains operate between Cambridge and Rotterdam?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Cambridge to Rotterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Abellio Greater Anglia
  • Eurostar
  • Great Northern
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • London Underground
  • Thalys
  • Thameslink

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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