Rotterdam - Tourist Information & Transport
Claire Droppert

Rotterdam The Hague Airport

An increasing number of European cities provide direct flights to Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Operators Transavia, CityJet, British Airways, bmi regional, Turkish Airlines, TUIfly, Lufthansa,, VLM, Vueling, Corendon and Onur Air fly to the second regional airport in the Netherlands. From Rotterdam The Hague Airport, you can reach the very heart of Rotterdam (Central Station) very quickly, travelling by taxi or public transport: Car/taxi 10-15’ RandstadRail and Airport Shuttle bus (bus 50) 15’ RET (bus 33) 20-25’ Schiphol Airport is only 25 minutes away from Rotterdam Central Station by NS International trains.
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Rotterdam Welcome Card

Get the most out of your visit to Rotterdam with the Rotterdam Welcome Card. The card gives you a minimum of 25% discount at 50 attractions, museums, restaurants and entertainment venues. And on top of that you can enjoy 1, 2 or 3 consecutive days of unlimited travel with bus, tram or metro with the RET municipal transport company. All in all, a perfect addition to an already fun-packed visit to Rotterdam! The Rotterdam Welcome Card is available for € 11 (1 day), € 16 (2 days) and € 20 (3 days) at the Rotterdam Tourist Information Coolsingel and Central Station. It can also be ordered online at
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Public Transport

Rotterdam has an excellent public transport (OV) system, mostly provided by the RET. Train, metro, tram, bus and waterbus can take you everywhere. Planning your route is easy via To travel on public transport, you need a public transport chip card (for sale at any Metro Station). If you are planning on doing a lot of travelling, you can also purchase one of the following products: * Rotterdam Welcome Card: with 1, 2 or 3 days of free travel by bus, tram and metro (plus 50 discounts on fun things to do in Rotterdam). Starting at €11 for 1 day. * Tourist Day Ticket: a day pass that allows you to travel across the province of Zuid-Holland for 24 hours by bus, tram, metro and waterbus. The price is €13.50.
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