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Flights to Rotterdam

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Last minute flights to Rotterdam

Departure Wed, 27 Nov Return Sun, 01 Dec
STN London
EIN Eindhoven
return from £27
Departure Mon, 02 Dec Return Wed, 04 Dec
BTS Bratislava
EIN Eindhoven
return from £17
Departure Sun, 17 Nov Return Tue, 19 Nov
BRS Bristol
AMS Amsterdam
return from £88
Departure Wed, 27 Nov Return Mon, 02 Dec
SAW Istanbul
RTM Rotterdam
return from £159
Popular flight routes to Rotterdam
London - Eindhoven
return from £38
Birmingham - Amsterdam
return from £121
Manchester - Amsterdam
return from £64

Trips to Rotterdam

Rotterdam travel

Rotterdam, the port city of Netherlands, is located in the province of South Holland. This city is a multicultural city with over 150 nationalities, but it still has the Old Dutch vibe. This is Netherland's second largest city and one of Europe's most invigorating regions. With a diverse multiethnic culture, the surge of wine and dine and night life make this one of the most visited places in Europe. The city's modern architecture can be seen in its churches and cathedrals. Rotterdam seafaring history is well-preserved in its top notch museums. Book flights to Rotterdam and enjoy this destination which was once ravaged by World War II. Check out our offers flight + hotel to Rotterdam!

Things to do and places to see in Rotterdam

Rotterdam is a city which has slowly built itself back up to become a sought after holiday destination. This port city has a lot to offer its visitors. Beit museums and old architecture or modernity and shopping, trips to Rotterdam mean rubbing shoulders with the Dutch living and breathing the old history and enjoying life out here.

When in Rotterdam the following are a must see:

  • Visit the areas where the Germans had bombed this city, also known as "red light districts" marked by red lights
  • Stroll down the historical harbour at Delfshaven and feel the Old Dutch vibe
  • The only city in the Netherlands to have a beautiful skyscraper skyline visible when crossing the Erasmus Bridge
  • Learn about the port city history and view the vintage ships at the Maritime Museum
  • Have dinner atop the 100-meter-high ship's mast in a crow's nest at Euromast
  • Take the historical tram ride from the central station to the Blijdorp Zoo
  • Take a guided tour by land and then by sea of the largest and busiest port in Europe
  • Indulge in aquatic activities from any of the beaches for para-sailing or jet-ski or simply swimming
  • Shop with ease at the pedestrian only shopping areas of Lijnbaan and Hoogstraat
  • Visit the one of the kind Harbour museum near the city for a variety of ships and machinery on display
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Rotterdam airports

Rotterdam The Hague Airport is the only airport in this city. It manages over 1.5 million passengers annually. The airport space has a well-developed business park for small and big offices, with a separate area for recreational facilities. The terminal houses a luxurious 140 room hotel with plenty of restaurants and cafes.

  • Rotterdam The Hague Airport

    Top airlines

    Book cheap flights to Rotterdam via Opodo on Transavia Airlines, CityJet and British Airways.


    The airport is located at a distance of just about 6km from the heart of the city with ground transport options to move you around the city.

    Transport options

    You can use the bus route no 33 for getting to the central railway station from the airport which will not take more than 20 minutes. Taxis run from the arrival terminal to any part of the city. The nearest rail station is the city centre from where you can get connections to other parts of the town.

  • Amsterdam Airport Schiphol

    Top airlines

    The top carriers that do business at this airport are the following: KLM-Royal Dutch Airlines, easyJet and Lufthansa.


    The Schiphol Airport is located 9 km southwest of the city centre in Haarlemmermeer, North Holland.

    Transport options

    The cheapest and quickest way to get in and out of Schiphol Airport is via the railway. Trains connect the airport from Amsterdam Central Station. Departures are every ten minutes from Platforms 1 and 2. Airport shuttles are other options; run by Connexxion, they service hotels in the city. Check if your hotel offers complimentary rides. The GVB is the integrated metro, tram and bus transportation system that links the city and surrounding areas. You can purchase different types of passes with validity from 24 to 168 hours. Alternatively, you can rent a car or bike to get around the city or take a cab.

FAQ's about Rotterdam

🖱️ When's the best time to book flights to Rotterdam?
The top month to book flights to Rotterdam is July, based on our Opodo UK customers. The next most popular booking period for Rotterdam flights is October. In third place: January. By this we mean when travellers book their tickets. For the best time to actually travel to Rotterdam, read on.
📅 When's the best time to go to Rotterdam?
We checked our customers' flight searches, and the winner of best time to fly to Rotterdam is... April. The next best month to travel to Rotterdam is August. And let's not forget July, the third top choice for when to go to Rotterdam. However if you prefer things on the less busy side, we can also tell you (quietly) that the least popular month for flights to Rotterdam is January.
📌 How far is Rotterdam’s airport from the city centre?
Rotterdam’s airport Schiphol is located 34 miles from the city centre.
💶 How much is the trip from the airport to Rotterdam’s city centre?
By Public transport: The price for the trip is about 3.00 GBP per person. By taxi: If you have more budget and prefer to take a taxi from Schiphol , for example, the average price for the ride to Rotterdam centre is around 2.57 GBP per km. By car: For more convenience and freedom during your stay, Opodo has the best offers of car rentals in Rotterdam. Pick your preferred car type and get from Schiphol to Rotterdam city centre on your own terms.
🗺️ How to get from the airport to Rotterdam city centre?
There are many ways to get from Schiphol to central Rotterdam:
🚗 Driving:
If you go by car or decide to take a taxi, be aware of traffic. The average travel time from Schiphol to Rotterdam city centre when driving is 56 mins, but it may vary depending on the time of the day.
By bus:
Another way to go to Rotterdam city center is by bus. On average, it is possible to get there in around 2 hours 53 mins
By Train
Commuting from Schiphol to central Rotterdam by Train takes around 1 hour 52 mins, depending on the time and the day of the week.
💳 How much should I budget for a trip to Rotterdam?
If you are going to Rotterdam, here is a list with an average price of some goods:
  • - Inexpensive Restaurant: 10.70 GBP
  • - Mid Range Restaurante: 42.80 GBP
  • - Cheap Restaurant: 6.85 GBP
  • - Domestic Beer: 3.42 GBP
  • - Imported Beer: 3.42 GBP
  • - Coffee: 2.30 GBP
  • - SoftDrink: 1.81 GBP
  • - Water: 1.36 GBP

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