|Airport of arrival:||Rotterdam The Hague Airport|
|Flight time from Istanbul to Rotterdam:||3 hours 45 minutes|
|Flight time from Kayseri to Rotterdam:||4 hours 5 minutes|
Rotterdam is the second-most populous city of the Netherlands and is located in the southwestern part of the country. Rotterdam attracts millions of international travelers thanks to its vibrant cultural atmosphere, post-modern architectural texture, and striking historical attractions. Pegasus Airlines schedules frequent flights to Rotterdam and it is possible to find cheap flight tickets to Rotterdam throughout the year.
Pegasus Airlines offers amazing direct flight deals to Rotterdam departing from İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport and Kayseri Erkilet Airport. It is also possible for you to enjoy Pegasus’ advanced flight network to find connecting flights to Rotterdam through İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport departing from different cities across the globe.
After a delightful time in Rotterdam, you can enjoy Pegasus Airlines’ direct flight offer back to Kayseri Erkilet Airport or to İstanbul Sabiha Gökçen Airport where you can find connecting flights more to various destinations of the world through İstanbul.
About the Airport
Pegasus Airlines offers amazing flight deals to Rotterdam arriving at the Rotterdam The Hague Airport. Rotterdam The Hague Airport is located 8 kilometers away from the city center.
Rotterdam The Hague Airport
Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM) is the third busiest airport of the Netherlands, after Amsterdam Schiphol and Eindhoven Airport, with almost up to 2 million passengers in 2018. Rotterdam The Hague Airport has been in operation since 1956 and offers a variety of shops, restaurants, cafés as well as facilities for banking, medical, communication, and special assistance services.
Transport from Rotterdam The Hague Airport to City Center
You can get to the city center directly with public bus, taxi, and car from Rotterdam The Hague Airport. You need to buy an “OV-chipkaart” which is available at the airport in order to use public transport.
Bus line 33 is available during the day with 10-minute intervals. The trip to Rotterdam city center with a public bus takes approximately 20 minutes and costs 2 Euros. It is also possible for you to reach the airport with metro line E after you get off in nearby Meijersplein station and connect to the bus line 33.
There are also many taxis available in the airport 24/7. The trip to the city center takes approximately 15 minutes and costs 25 Euros.
You can also enjoy the city with a rental car. Pegasus Airlines car rental service has great offers for you in here.
Rotterdam has an extensive, reliable and convenient public transport system and you can use buses, trams, metro, and taxis to get around in the city. You can click here to check their timetables, routes, and fares. The site is available in English.
In order to use public transport, you need to have a rechargeable or disposable “OV-chipkaart” that is available in many sale points, vending machines, and stations with varying durations and fees.
You can also use taxis to get around in Rotterdam. Taxis cost 2.50 euros per kilometer with an initial fee of 3 euros on average. Some taxi firms may apply their own pricing (2019)
Rotterdam offers a wide range of accommodation options to its visitors ranging from luxury hotels to affordable backpacker hostels.
If it is your first time in Rotterdam and planning to experience the city to the fullest, it would be best for you to stay hotels that are located in “Rotterdam Centrum” district. In the district, you can have a full Rotterdam experience with modern museums, top-notch cafés, and restaurants that are absorbed in an amazing architectural texture.
If you are looking for a more tranquil and relaxing stay in Rotterdam, “Schiedam” district would be the best choice for you. The district has plenty of hotels that offer amazing views of Rotterdam’s famous canals.
Pegasus Airlines would love to help you organize your trip to Rotterdam and you can book a hotel easily through Pegasus Airlines website.
Rotterdam is a great city for food enthusiastic visitors with many top-notch restaurants that offer delicious recipes from various kitchens of the world as well as traditional Dutch food. In Rotterdam, you should definitely try “Bitterballen”, “Stroopwafel”, and “Stamppot”.
If you would like to know more about the amazing Rotterdam cuisine, you should have a look at our Rotterdam Food Guide.
We have listed some side notes about Rotterdam for you right below.
The Netherlands does not mandate a visa from citizens of Schengen area countries but most of the other nationalities are subject to various visa requirements. You can click here to know more about different types of visas that vary depending on your destination, length of stay and nationality. If you are planning a short stay (up to 90 days) in the Netherlands, you can click here to check for the required documents regarding your nationality.
In addition to what Rotterdam has to offer, you can travel these closely located cities to keep on discovering.
- Gouda (24 km)
- The Hague (27 km)
- Leiden (35 km)
- Utrecht (61 km)
Rotterdam has an oceanic climate with a high chance to rain throughout the year and the temperature rarely reaches to extreme levels. It is recommended for you to visit Rotterdam in summer or late spring to fully enjoy the city in more welcoming and less rainy weather conditions.
- Country Code: +31
- City Code: 10
- Rotterdam The Hague Airport: +31 10 446 3444
- Emergency Number: 112
Places to see
Rotterdam is an amazing city with many unique attractions to discover all around. Although Rotterdam’s history dates back to the 13th century, the city is mostly famous for its modern attractions such as Erasmusburg, Cubic Houses and Euromast. Rotterdam is one of the most beautiful cities in its region in terms of architecture with countless striking landmarks.
You can visit our comprehensive Rotterdam Travel Guide to learn more about Rotterdam and its must-see attractions.
There are a couple of things you can do to find the cheapest flight ticket to Rotterdam. In order to find the cheapest flight ticket, it is always good to book your flight ticket in advance, ideally two or three months prior to your flight.
You can also visit Rotterdam during its off-season and enjoy Pegasus Airlines’ amazing seasonal flight ticket promotions. In addition to these, flight tickets during weekdays are almost always cheaper than flight tickets that are scheduled on weekends.
Rotterdam is a sparkling and vibrant city with spectacular landmarks all around. The city offers an unforgettable journey to its visitors in its unique cultural atmosphere.
Rotterdam is a great city to discover for every season that reveals its own spectacular sceneries. Visitors generally choose to visit Rotterdam during summer and spring to explore the city in more preferable weather conditions, and also to participate in many events that organized during these seasons.
Three to four days in Rotterdam would be enough for you to discover and enjoy Rotterdam thoroughly.
Rotterdam offers a “Tourist Day Ticket” to its visitors that grants free public transportation in the city that is valid for 24-hours. The card costs 14.50 euros. (2019)
Rotterdam is a safe city with almost nonviolent crimes throughout the year but it is still recommended for you to keep an eye for pickpocketing and purse snatching in populated areas.
Rotterdam can be considered as an expensive city with above the average travel, accommodation and dining options in comparison to other European cities.