Ground Transportation from/to Rotterdam Airport:
Rotterdam Airport (RTM) is located about 5.6 km north north-west of central Rotterdam and is the Netherlands third largest airport after Schiphol and Eindhoven. It has good ground transportation options by public transport or private transfers to the city and other areas of Rotterdam, making this a convenient airport to land at.
RET runs the local buses and the Airport shuttles from Rotterdam Airport to Rotterdam Central Station (Centraal Station) and other parts of the city. The following line numbers link to the airport and service frequency is good.
- Airport Shuttle 33: Rotterdam Central Station – Overschie – Rotterdam Airport
- Airport Shuttle 50: Wilhelminakade – Station Rotterdam Blaak – Central Station (for Westin Hotel) – Rotterdam Airport
- RET Bus 41: Schiedam Central Station – Rotterdam Airport – Station Rotterdam Noord
- RET bus B12: This service caters for travellers who need to be at Rotterdam Airport very early in the morning or during the night.
For timetable, bus routes, fares and service hours, visit RET website: http://www.ret.nl/
The following companies have service desks at the airport which are located in the arrivals section of the transit hall, the central hall in the terminal.
Avis +31 (0)10-4332233
Europcar +31 (0)10-4371826
Hertz +31 (0)10-4158239
Sixt +31 (0)10-4627221
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At Rotterdam Airport the taxi terminus is directly next to the terminal. For taxi travel from and to Rotterdam Airport you can contact the Rotterdam Airport Taxi on telephone number +31 (0)10 2620406. All credit cards (VISA, Mastercard, American Express, JCB, Diners Club and the international cabcharge card) are accepted.
Rotterdam Airport is situated directly on the A13. All parking areas are situated within walking distance of the airport terminal.Your Turn: Do you have any advice you would like to share? What tips would you like to add? Please comment below.