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Journey timeFrom 55m
Price€18 - €27.40
Distance65km (40 miles)
Frequency12 trains per day
Departure stationZaandijk Zaanse Schans
Arrival stationRotterdam Centraal
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operators

Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal train times

Check out the next trains departing from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal for Tuesday 25th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
13:18 14:19 1h 01m, 2 changes
13:29 14:34 1h 05m, 1 change
13:48 14:49 1h 01m, 2 changes
13:48 14:54 1h 06m, 1 change
13:59 14:54 55m, 2 changes
13:59 15:03 1h 04m, 1 change
14:18 15:19 1h 01m, 2 changes
14:29 15:34 1h 05m, 1 change
14:48 15:49 1h 01m, 2 changes
14:48 15:54 1h 06m, 1 change

NS trains from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal

You can travel from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal on NS trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoNicky Boogaard, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

NS is the main railway operator in the Netherlands. It connects the four corners of the country with regional, medium-distance and high-speed trains. It's also possible for you to travel at night thanks to multi-line night trains, including Schiphol and Eindhoven airports. All trains are equipped with two comfort classes – First Class and Second Class.

Cheap train tickets from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal

Train tickets from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal start at €18 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €20.17.
lowest price found
from18
on the day
avg. single price20.17

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal take?

The average journey time by train between Zaandijk Zaanse Schans and Rotterdam Centraal is 1 hour and 7 minutes, with around 102 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Zaandijk Zaanse Schans and Rotterdam Centraal by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal is 55 minutes.

How much does the train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal cost?

Train tickets from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal can start from as little as €18 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal without having to change trains. There are 12 direct trains from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal leave?

The first train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal leaves at 00:59. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal leave?

The last train from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal leaves at 23:59. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Zaandijk Zaanse Schans and Rotterdam Centraal by train?

Trains travelling from Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal cover a distance of around 65km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Rotterdam Centraal to Zaandijk Zaanse Schans.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Zaandijk Zaanse Schans to Rotterdam Centraal for a typical week day using timetable data for 25/02/2020. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 03/04/2019 for travel on 03/04/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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