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Introducing Rotterdam


The conurbation consisting of Rotterdam, Amsterdam, The Hagueand Utrecht is called “Randstad.” Rotterdam was severely damaged during WWII and was reconstructed in the 1980s. The city is home to one of the biggest ports in the world. A visit to this beautiful city – famous for its modern architecture, interesting buildings and world famous art galleries – is a must!

Rotterdam is known for:


Urban Culinary Entertainment and Shopping

Quick information

NEARBY CITIES
The Hague (27 km)
Leiden (35 km)
Dordrecht (26 km)
CURRENCY
Euro (EUR)

COUNTRY CODE
+31

ELECTRIC POWER
C, F

TIME ZONE
GMT +1

AVG. PRICE OF A COFFEE
€2.58

AVG. PRICE OF A MEAL (2 PEOPLE)
€60.00

Rotterdam airport information

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PUBLIC TRANSPORT:

The city center is about 10 km from the airport and you can get there using the number 33 public bus service. You can find the bus stops on the left as you exit the airport building. The number 33 bus will take you to Rotterdam train station, which is just 5 minutes’ walk from the city center. Tickets cost €3 and can be bought on the bus. It costs €7 to buy a day ticket that can be used throughout the day. The buses run from 06:03 to 00:16 and the journey takes around 25 minutes.

Average time from airport: 25 minutes

Distance from airport: 10 km

TAXI:

If you don’t want to waste time waiting for buses, you can get to the city center using the Rotterdam Airport Taxi service that operates from the airport. The average cost of a taxi from the airport to the city center is €25 and the journey takes about 15 minutes.

Average taxi price: €25

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