Rotterdam to Assen by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 19m
  • Distance
    186 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 22m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rotterdam to Assen by train

Fast trains from Rotterdam to Assen take around 2 hours and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 186 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rotterdam and Assen.

1. Are there direct trains from Rotterdam to Assen?

Direct trains from Rotterdam to Assen have been found.

We usually find around 14 direct trains on the route from Rotterdam to Assen every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

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

The Rotterdam to Assen train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Assen is usually scheduled to depart Rotterdam around 05:51 and the last train is around 23:05. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Rotterdam around 08:05, and the last at 23:05.

When to book Rotterdam to Assen train tickets?

Trains in the Netherlands usually open for booking around 0 days 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 Rotterdam to Assen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rotterdam and Assen?

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

  • InterCity
  • Intercites
  • Intercités

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.