Metro, tram, train & bus
The RET metros go from Rotterdam to The Hague, Spijkenisse and Schiedam. The latter is a neighbouring city and is, therefore, also accessible via the Rotterdam bus and tram lines. You can reach other major cities in the region easily and quickly by train.
The metro was extended to Hoek van Holland Haven in 2019. The beach can also be reached by metro in 2021. Until then, you can to take bus 611 for the last stretch. RET and other bus companies provide a wide network of bus lines between Rotterdam and various municipalities, even outside of Zuid-Holland. Zuidplein is one of the largest bus stations in the Netherlands, with lines to the Zuid-Holland islands, Zeeland, Bergen op Zoom and Utrecht.