Geneva to Rotterdam by train

  • First train
    04:48
  • Last train
    00:31
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    7hr 18m
  • Distance
    648 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    5
  • Avg. journey time
    14hr 12m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Geneva to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Geneva to Rotterdam take around 7 hours and 18 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 648 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Geneva and Rotterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Geneva to Rotterdam?

Journeys between Geneva and Rotterdam usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 9 departures on the route from Geneva 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 7 departures.

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

The Geneva to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 7 hours and 18 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Geneva around 04:48 and the last train is around 23:19. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Geneva around 07:39, and the last at 00:31.

When to book Geneva 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 Geneva to Rotterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Geneva and Rotterdam?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • Regional-Express
  • S-Bahn
  • SBB

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

Rotterdam to Geneva by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and 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.