Discover and experience Rotterdam at a discount with the Rotterdam City Card. You benefit from great discounts on museums, music venues and the biggest and best attractions in Rotterdam and its surroundings with our City Card. You can also enjoy fantastic hotspots, cafés and restaurants in the city at an extra discount. Which will be your must-see places?  

The Rotterdam Welcome Card consists of:  

  • Discount card for discounts 
  • Overview of all discounts  
  • Map with a legend of all participating locations  
  • Optional: public transport travel card for 1, 2 or 3 days  

If, as well as discounts, you also want to travel by public transport, choose the Rotterdam City Card with 1, 2 or 3 days of unlimited travel on the bus, tram and metro operated by the RET. 

Choose your City Card here

Rotterdam Welcome Card (digital) € 7.00 You will receive this card via Email. You can immediately use the card and enjoy the discounts.

Rotterdam Welcome Card (hardcopy) € 7.00  This card is also available at one of our Rotterdam Tourist Information offices

Public transport option with the Rotterdam Welcome Card (hardcopy) 1 day (€ 15.50), 2 days (€ 21.00) or 3 days (€ 25.50)  These cards are also available at one of our Rotterdam Tourist Information offices


Do you have any questions about the Rotterdam Welcome Card? Please check our FAQ page.

Top City Card attractions

25% discount on awesome attractions such as the Spido, Euromast, Blijdorp Zoo and SS Rotterdam 

25% discount on top museums such as the Kunsthal, Maritime Museum and Nederlands Fotomuseum 

Up to 30% discount on fantastic city tours such as De Rotterdam Tours and Bike & Bites 

Delicious discounts on drinks and dining, from tasty Mexican street food to the urban garden at Rotterdamse Munt 

Do you want to see a complete overview? Go to the overview page!

Unlimited travel on public transport 

The travel card (OV-chipkaart) included with the Rotterdam Welcome Card allows unlimited travel on all RET metro, tram, and bus lines in the Rotterdam city region. Depending on which card you buy, it is valid for 1, 2, or 3 consecutive days. 


How does it work?  

The validity of this travel card starts on the day you first check-in. The RET 1-day allows you to travel on the day the card is activated until services stop running. The RET 2- and 3-day allow you to travel on the day the card is activated and the next day or the next two days.
Please note: the travel card is valid per calendar day and NOT for 24 hours. 

You must always check in and out with your travel card even if you change transport, otherwise, you do not have a valid ticket and risk a fine. 

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Please note: the travel card is NOT valid on the Blue Amigo Waterbus, the RET night bus, with other public transport companies, or (NS) train journeys.