Accommmodation can from now on,  only be booked upon request at

If you have any questions regarding registration and accommodation, please contact registration manager, Amina von Eitzen,  


Below you will find a list of hotels (cannot be booked through us) that are easy to reach by watertaxi or other ways of transportation:





How to reach the venue

The SS Rotterdam is easy to reach by car as well public transport. You can also get to SS Rotterdam via Water Taxi or Waterbus. The SS Rotterdam parking lot is located in front of the ship and can accommodate up to 580 cars. The rates for parking are €3,- an hour or €15,- for 24 hours.


By car

When using navigation to drive to the ss Rotterdam, please enter ‘Maashavenkade’ as your destination. This street will turn into 3e Katendrechtsehoofd.

Please download the detailed navigations here.


By Public Transport

Bus stop 77 is situated in front of the ship.
From Rotterdam Central Station:
1. Take Metro’s D or E to Slinge or De Akkers.
2. From metro station Rijnhaven, take bus 77 to ss Rotterdam.
3. From the bus stop ss Rotterdam it is a 5 minute walk to the main entrance of the ss Rotterdam.
It is also an option to walk to the ss Rotterdam from the metro station. The walk will take approximately 15 to 20 minutes. From the metro station Rijnhaven walk in the direction of Maashaven. Take a right at Maashaven N.Z.. Walk all the way to the end of the street. You can see the ship once you get to the end.

The only valid travel pass for the metro is the OV-chipcard (for more information: RET).


Shuttle Service

The ss Rotterdam is well served by public transport. The free shuttle takes you to the metro station if desired Rijnhaven or vica versa. This free shuttle commutes at fixed times. If the shuttle is not present at the pick-up point at the bottom of the subway station (taxi), you can contact the driver on +31 10 297 30 96.


Water Taxi Rotterdam

On the side of the ss Rotterdam the Water Taxi Rotterdam has a platform where the Water taxi’s dock. Daily between 07:00 PM and 12:00 AM you can go with the Water Taxi to the ss Rotterdam for a special price of €5,- per person or €2.50 per child. For reservations please call +31 10 403 03 03 or email your reservation request to