Mainz to Rotterdam by train

  • First train
    04:03
  • Last train
    00:01
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 45m
  • Distance
    341 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    24
  • Avg. journey time
    6hr 17m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Mainz to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Mainz to Rotterdam take around 4 hours and 45 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 341 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Mainz and Rotterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Mainz to Rotterdam?

Journeys between Mainz and Rotterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Mainz 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 31 departures.

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

The Mainz to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 45 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Mainz around 04:03 and the last train is around 00:01. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Mainz around 04:03, and the last at 00:04.

When to book Mainz 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 Mainz to Rotterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Mainz and Rotterdam?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • IC Direct
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn
  • Schnellzug

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 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.