Venice to Rotterdam by train

  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    00:08
  • Avg changes
    3
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 22m
  • Distance
    922 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    4
  • Avg. journey time
    22hr 43m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Venice to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Venice to Rotterdam take around 14 hours and 22 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 922 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Venice and Rotterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Venice to Rotterdam?

Journeys between Venice and Rotterdam usually involve 3 changes of train.

We usually find around 6 departures on the route from Venice 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 8 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Venice to Rotterdam?

The Venice to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 22 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Venice to Rotterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Venice around 05:40 and the last train is around 20:17. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Venice around 06:20, and the last at 00:08.

When to book Venice to Rotterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half 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 Venice to Rotterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Venice and Rotterdam?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • EuroCity
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurostar
  • Frecciargento
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Direct
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • Italo
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • S-Bahn
  • S5
  • Schnellzug
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • Thello

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

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