Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:06
  • Last train
    23:52
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 26m

Travelling from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam take around 4 hours and 26 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 357 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Frankfurt am Main and Rotterdam.

Are there direct trains from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam?

Journeys between Frankfurt am Main and Rotterdam usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 31 departures on the route from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 32 departures.

How long is the train journey from Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam?

The Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 26 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Frankfurt am Main around 05:06 and the last train is around 23:36. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Frankfurt am Main around 05:06, and the last at 00:13.

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

When to book Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 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 Frankfurt am Main to Rotterdam by train.

Which train companies operate between Frankfurt am Main and Rotterdam?

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

  • IC Direct
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Thalys

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

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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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