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Very good cheap transport

You go on this to get to the Euromast! This is a must for anyone who wants to see Rotterdam! It... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lotustree43
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Alicante, Spain
Easy way to get to Windmills with bikes

We took the waterbus on Xmas day and while it did not stop at Kinderdijk it was an easygoing cycle... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Rowena H
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London, United Kingdom
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Waterbus is the largest public transport ferry system in the Netherlands. With 111 employees, 13 ships and 19 stops, the fast ships will take you 365 days of the year for a fun and comfortable tript to Dordrecht & area and Rotterdam. One of our most popular stops is Kinderdijk. Reach the famous Dutch windills with line 202, which navigatesn directly to Kinderdijk from the 1st of May until September 30th. You can use your Dutch OV-chip cart or buy (day) tickets on board. Please mind: cash only.
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You go on this to get to the Euromast! This is a must for anyone who wants to see Rotterdam! It goe's through the different canal stops!

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We took the waterbus on Xmas day and while it did not stop at Kinderdijk it was an easygoing cycle to the windmills. The conductress spoke excellent English and gave great directions . We did a few trips And it did get a bit costly

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Reviewed March 3, 2018

We really enjoyed our trips by water bus. The boats are quick, clean, and arrive on time. A great way to get around

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Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

The boat captain/driver went very fast to give us a thrill. It was brisk but we still sat outside. Very good value for money and FUN FUN FUN!!!

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Reviewed January 24, 2018

The waterbus is a fast and attractive boat connection between Rotterdam and some suburbs. For example, famous places like Dordrecht (historical town), and Kinderdijk (famous for its windmills) are locations where this fast ferry will take you. The waterbus is a very convenient way of...More

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Reviewed January 16, 2018

As far as I am concerned, this is the best public transport that the Netherlands offers. It is neat, fast and you see what is characteristic of the Netherlands: water and dikes. You sail at the gateway of Europe. The shipments of large seagoing vessels...More

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Reviewed January 8, 2018

Comfortable quite speedy ships, giving great views of waterside buildings, bridges, docks and harbours. Good fun. Inexpensive.

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

My brother and I made a last minute change to get home and took the Waterbus. Well worth it as we had a lovely view as we went along the water.

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Reviewed October 3, 2017

The Rotterdam terminal is on Willemskade close by the Spido berths beside Erasmusbrug. Tickets can be purchased on board, and bicycles are carried. The trip to Dordrecht takes an hour and the comfortable seated accommodation offers good views of waterborne shipping, waterside industry, and residential...More

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Reviewed September 2, 2017

Take the waterbus up to Kinderdijke for a great day out. There are some buses that go direct but we chose to get a ticket which gave us unlimited day use to hop on and off - very relaxing and good fun.

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Kangol1
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Response from Roxanne W | Property representative |
A Waterbus Day Tickets costs €13 (standard) or €9,50 (reduction; 4-11 yrs old or 65+) when you buy it on board. When you buy it on WaterbusdotNLslashTickets it costs €11,70/€8,55. It's possible to pay with your creditcard on... More
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