Environmental zone Rotterdam City - The Netherlands
With a population of around 643,300 on an area of 324 km², Rotterdam is the second largest city in the Netherlands after Amsterdam. Rotterdam is a port city in the Dutch province of South Holland. It lies at the mouth of the Rhine into the North Sea (Rhine-Meuse delta) and belongs to the Randstad conurbation. Rotterdam’s urban region includes large neighbouring towns such as Schiedam, Vlaardingen and Dordrecht.
The environmental zone was introduced on 16.09.2007. It is located in the centre and north of the city between the A20, the A16, the Nieuwe Maas and the S114 (Tjalklaan, Vierhavenstraat, Westzeedijk). The three main connections Maastunnel, Erasmusbrug and Willemsbrug (including Noordereiland) are also located in the environmental zone.
From 01.01.2020 the environmental zone of Rotterdam city has been declared a green environmental zone. This means that for many vehicle types, at least EURO 4 standard is required to enter the zone.
Further information can be obtained by clicking on the map on the left. Please refer to the table below to find out which driving restrictions apply to which types of vehicle at which times of the day and week in the environmental zone or use or Green-Zones app.