Experience what it is like to be a train driver at Rotterdam Central

Train driver NS Simulator Rotterdam Station

Dutch Railways will set up a train simulator on July 2 and 3 at Rotterdam Central Station. This way, everyone can experience what it is like to be a train driver and to steer the newest Intercity. With the simulator, NS wants to draw attention to the professions of train driver and conductor. The train […]

Reverse vending of PET bottles at Central Station

reverse vending plastic bottles Central Station Serhat Beyazkaya

From September, travelers can hand in their plastic bottles with a deposit at reverse vending solutions at Rotterdam Central Station. NS purchases machines from RVM Systems for this purpose. There is a 15 eurocent deposit on each bottle. The deposit machines are also suitable for the collection of deposit cans. From 31 December 2022 these […]

New bicycle parking facility at Centraal Station

New bicycle parking facility at Centraal Station. Photo by Eric Fecken

Rotterdam Central Station has a new bicycle parking facility. Next to the bus station on the Conradstraat, 1000 new spaces have been created for bicycles, mopeds, e-bikes, and delivery bikes. The new facility is located between green hills on the side of the Central Station, behind the current scooter parking area. The parking facility is […]

Thousands of lights make Rotterdam Central Station sparkle

Lightning Rotterdam Central Station

The NS (the principal passenger railway operator in the Netherlands) really went all out with lightning Rotterdam Central Station. Thousands of lights Station give the station a winter makeover. With this, NS wants to make the dark days more pleasant for travellers and visitors. Station manager Marijke Ris. “We have placed a large gift in […]

Hotel Not Hotel Rotterdam offers 36 artful rooms

Hotel Not Hotel Rotterdam

The unique concept Hotel Not Hotel opens a branch in Rotterdam. Hotel Not Hotel Rotterdam is located in one of Rotterdams ugliest buildings near Central Station. Part of the complex is completely transformed into 36 rooms, designed by various well-known artists. Jesús Malverde is the related Mexican restaurant and cocktail bar. As the name suggests, […]

Hotel Not Hotel expands to Rotterdam

Hotel Not Hotel

As the name suggests, Hotel Not Hotel offers more than just an overnight stay. Guests don’t sleep in a common room but in large objects designed by artists. There is already a hotel in Amsterdam, in Rotterdam soon a new Hotel Not Hotel opens next to the Central Station.  Hotel Not Hotel already opened its […]