Free public transport and lots of discounts. Discover Rotterdam with the Rotterdam Welcome Card!

Rotterdam is a city you have to experience for yourself. It is a young, dynamic, international city with a passionately beating heart. The city keeps reinventing itself at a rapid pace, redefining and expanding its already impressive skyline every time you go out and presenting new cultural and sporting events to surprise and delight you. Its ever-changing nature makes Rotterdam a city that you can rediscover time and again.

The Rotterdam Welcome Card is your key for a visit to Rotterdam. This discount card offers:
1) A travel pass for 1, 2 or 3 days of unlimited travel on all metro, tram and bus lines in the RET public transport network
2) Discounts of 25% and more at top attractions, museums, restaurants and various places of entertainment

1 Day Rotterdam Welcome Card € 12
2 Days Rotterdam Welcome Card € 18
3 Days Rotterdam Welcome Card € 23

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This city is one of the metropol cities of The Netherlands. The SS Rotterdam, Hotel New York, water cabs, the Erasmus Bridge are some of the world famous landmarks. Rotterdam (with about 600,000 inhabitants) is the largest port in Europe. You can not only enjoy the waterfront in this city, also a lot of innovative new architecture is to be seen/discovered. Click here to learn more about ROTTERDAM.


This is how the Rotterdam Welcome Card works and what you need to pay attention to.

Content Rotterdam Welcome Card
Public transport chip card for 1, 2 or 3 consecutive days of unlimited travel on all metro, tram and bus lines of the RET public transport network
Discount pass for at least 25% discount at top attractions, art & culture and drinks & dining
City map with overview of all discounts
Public transport chip card

You can travel unlimited on all metro, tram and bus lines of the RET public transport network using the chip card inside the Rotterdam Welcome Card. The public transport chip card is valid for 1, 2 or 3 consecutive days, depending on which type you choose.

Please note: the chip card is not valid on the Fast Ferry, in the Waterbus and at other public transport companies.

The card is activated on the day that you first check in. A 1-day card allows you to travel on that same day until 4 am at night. A 2-day card allows you to travel on the day the card is activated and the next day. A 3-day card allows you to travel on the day the card is activated and the next two days. Please note: a 1-day card is not a travel pass for 24 hours, so you can’t travel from 11 am on day 1 till 11 am the next day. A 2-day card is not a travel pass for 48 hours and a 3-day card is not a travel pass for 72 hours.

Always check in and out, also when you transfer! If you don’t, you are travelling with an invalid ticket and you will risk a fine.

The Rotterdam Welcome Card offers discounts of 25% or more on top attractions, art & culture and drinks & dining. All locations offer one-time discounts valid for one person on presentation of your card at the locations of your choice. The card has a unique QR code that will be scanned at the checkout. The discounts are valid throughout your stay, whether you are in the city for 1 day or 7 days.

Please note: some attractions have different opening times and are not open all year.


Rotterdam Welcome Card Rotterdamxperience 25% discount free public travel

Delivery time
Order and pick-up at Rotterdam Central Station or Rotterdam Information Point in the center. When ordering online the delivery time for addresses in the Netherlands takes up to 6 business days and for addresses abroad (including Belgium) up to 20 business days. Orders placed on Monday to Friday before 4 pm will be processed on the day you have ordered. Orders placed after Friday 4 pm, will be processed after the weekend, on Monday.

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