Rotterdam is well connected to Amsterdam Schiphol airport. It takes about 30 minutes to get from Schiphol to Rotterdam and there are normally 92 trains per day travelling from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Rotterdam Centraal.
An increasing number of European cities provide direct flights to Rotterdam The Hague Airport. From Rotterdam The Hague Airport, you can reach the very heart of Rotterdam very quickly, travelling by car, taxi or public transport:
There are 3 options for reaching the Conference Venue from the airport:
Option A – Bus Shuttle
From the airport take the ANM Alibus busline and get off at Piazza Municipio. Continue on foot to via Acton and take bus 154; get off at the stop for Santa Lucia, and the hotel is just a few steps away. The cost of each ticket is € 5 one way (including VAT and luggage). No reservation is required, tickets purchased from bus driver or also at the Sun Store shop in the airport. For further information visit the ANM website (in Italian) or the non offical website at this link (in English).
Option B – Private Taxi
From € 50 per taxi per way, booking via www.mydriver.com
Option C – Public Taxi
Direct Payment to taxi driver. Taxis are always available (24hrs) at airport for your transfer to the Conference Venue at € 25 one way. For further information see the schedule of the Taxi Services in Naples.
One of the fastest and easiest ways to get to Rotterdam is to travel by train. Intercity trains hailing from every corner of the Netherlands make a stop at Rotterdam Central Station, including the high-speed train.
When travelling from France and Belgium, you can take the Thalys (it runs ten times per day). When travelling from the United Kingdom, you will arrive direct by Eurostar.
EU countries, Commonwealth countries and the USA do NOT need a visa.
Citizens of the European Union (EU) countries, as well as of Switzerland, Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway may enter The Netherlands with their national identity card, provided there is a photograph.
Schengen Visa holders are allowed to enter The Netherlands
The Schengen Visa allows the 25 member countries (22 European Union states and 3 non-EU members) to travel to any (or all) member countries using one single visa. A Schengen visa allows the holder to travel freely within the Schengen countries for a maximum stay of up to 90 days in a 6 months period. The Schengen Visa Advisor helps you determine whether you need a visa to travel to or via the Netherlands. If the Visa Advisor shows you do not need a visa, you can enter the Netherlands and the Schengen Area without one.