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Ulm to Rotterdam by train

  • First train
    04:39
  • Last train
    23:08
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    6hr 34m
  • Distance
    555 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    11hr 59m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Ulm to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Ulm to Rotterdam take around 6 hours and 34 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 555 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Ulm and Rotterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Ulm to Rotterdam?

Journeys between Ulm and Rotterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 12 departures on the route from Ulm to Rotterdam 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 19 departures.

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

The Ulm to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 6 hours and 34 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Ulm around 04:51 and the last train is around 23:08. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Ulm around 04:39, and the last at 23:08.

When to book Ulm to Rotterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 and a half months 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 Ulm to Rotterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Ulm and Rotterdam?

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

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • IC Direct
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio-Express
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Rotterdam to Ulm by train

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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.