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Rotterdam to Nijmegen by train

  • First train
    04:00
  • Last train
    00:05
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 29m
  • Distance
    95 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    58
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 58m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Rotterdam to Nijmegen by train

Fast trains from Rotterdam to Nijmegen take around 1 hour and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 95 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Rotterdam and Nijmegen.

1. Are there direct trains from Rotterdam to Nijmegen?

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

We usually find around 53 departures on the route from Rotterdam to Nijmegen 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 57 departures.

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

The Rotterdam to Nijmegen train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Nijmegen is usually scheduled to depart Rotterdam around 04:00 and the last train is around 00:05. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Rotterdam to Nijmegen 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 Nijmegen by train.

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Which train companies operate between Rotterdam and Nijmegen?

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

  • IC Direct
  • InterCity
  • Intercités
  • Regional-Express
  • RegionalExpress
  • Thalys

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.