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Rotterdam to Amsterdam Train Tickets

Rotterdam to Amsterdam Train Tickets

Book your Thalys e-ticket and travel from Rotterdam to Amsterdam by train in as little as 36 minutes’ time! Thalys employs NS (Dutch Railways) Intercity trains to carry passengers to Holland’s capital city quickly and comfortably. Choose from a quality Standard Class seat, upgraded Comfort Class seat or deluxe Premium Class seat, then just sit back and enjoy the ride! You’ll also have complimentary WiFi and access to special seating zones.

Amsterdam is one of the most engaging cities in Europe. Wandering canals, scenic bridges, neatly-lined houses and priceless artwork collections are just some of Amsterdam’s many distinctive features. Art enthusiasts will simply love exploring the Van Gogh Museum, Rembrandt House Museum and Rijksmuseum. To history buffs, the 15th-century Nieuwe Kerk church, Anne Frank House and Royal Palace of Amsterdam will surely be of particular interest.

Purchase your “Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation” here, print it out at home upon email delivery and you’ll be ready to travel from Rotterdam to Amsterdam by train, seat reservation included!

Journey details

Trains depart approximately every hour with an average of 14 direct-route departures daily

Travel time
36 minutes (fastest time)

Train stations
Rotterdam Centraal (Cs) and Amsterdam Centraal (Cs)

Train features
NS Intercity passenger trains, reaching a maximum speed of 160km/h

Thalys E-ticket classes and fares

The “Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation” offers the choice of Standard, Comfort or Premium Class seating and is available in adult and child rates. Select one of two ticket fare options:
  • Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation - Fully Flexible
    Can be exchanged or fully refunded up to 60 days after departure; standard tickets can be fully refunded prior to departure (policy is subject to changes)
  • Thalys E-Ticket and Reservation - Semi Flexible
    Can be exchanged up to the point of departure; the traveler is required to pay any price difference between the exchanged ticket and the newly purchased ticket; a 40% cancellation fee applies (policy is subject to changes)

Thalys E-ticket discounts

  • Child discount
    Children between the ages of 4 and 11 (inclusive) are eligible for a reduced fare. Children under the age of 4 who do not occupy a seat travel for free.

NS Intercity train services

  • Comfortable, modern seats
  • Free WiFi internet access
  • Designated seating zones (quiet, rest, work, meet & greet)
  • TV screen and PA system updates on travel information
  • Toilet facilities
  • Storage areas beneath each seat plus dedicated racks for luggage items
  • Accessible facilities for disabled passengers

More info

Seat reservations
Your Thalys e-ticket includes travel in a specific seat.

E-ticket delivery
Receive your e-ticket as a PDF document by email, which you can print at home and is valid for travel from Rotterdam to Amsterdam by train..

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