Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM)
Rotterdam Airport (RTM) is a small airport that handles flights from a small number of local carriers to destinations throughout Europe. The airport is sited around 8 km / 5 miles to the north-west of central Rotterdam and close to Kethel, Schiebroek, Schiedam and Zestienhoven.
Ever day, Rotterdam handles around 3,300 passengers, which equates to some 1.2 million-airport passengers annually. There is just one terminal at this facility and this handles all arrivals and departures, with a range of facilities and conveniences for travellers. Rotterdam Airport prides itself on handling quiet, modern aircraft and keeping noise pollution down to a minimum. The infrastructure is well designed for disabled passengers and includes automatic doors, disabled parking, lifts, ramped curbs and other amenities.
Next to the E19 / A13 (Rijksweg) and the N209 (Doenkade), Rotterdam Airport is linked to the nearby city centre by a series of options. Bus transport is operated by RET and runs to and from Rotterdam Central Station (Centraal Station) and the airport, with services departing every ten minutes. There is also an airport shuttle bus that travels into downtown Rotterdam, the Hague (Den Haag) and Delft. In addition, taxi services operate from outside the Arrivals Hall, linking destinations such as Amsterdam, Breda, Gouda, Oostvoorne, Spijkenisse and Utrecht.
About Rotterdam Tourism
Rotterdam is a port town situated on the Maas River, in the South Holland (Zuid-Holland) region of the Netherlands and within the Zeeland area. A modern, young and vibrant destination with modern architecture and interesting cultural attractions, this city offers some trendy and upmarket shopping opportunities, while the cuisine is amongst the best in the Netherlands. The entire city is somewhat divided by the Nieuwe Mass river, which serves as a major shipping channel and is lined by a host of Rotterdam apartments and hotels. Some of the most desirable come with views of the famous cable-stayed Erasmusbrug (Erasmus Bridge), which is often simply referred to as 'The Swan', due to its graceful architecture.
Seasonal attractions and events affect the levels of incoming visitors at Rotterdam Airport (RTM). Particularly notable is the Summer Carnival, which is a fiesta of Latin music, and regularly attracts around one million visitors every year without fail.
Rotterdam The Hague Airport (RTM):|
|Address: Rotterdam Airportplein 60, 3045 AP Rotterdam, The Netherlands|
Tel: +31 10 446 34 44
Fax: +31 10 446 34 99