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Contact and directions

Erasmus MC Sophia Children’s Hospital

On this page you can find our address, telephone number(s) and information on accessibility, directions and parking for the Erasmus MC Sophia Children's Hospital.

Contact and directions

Telephone numbers and addresses

General telephone number

010 704 0 704

To cancel or reschedule an appointment, see our outpatients’ clinic phone numbers.

Visiting address Erasmus MC Sophia

Dr. Molewaterplein 40, 3015 GD Rotterdam - Erasmus MC Wytemaweg entrance.

Open route in Google maps.
See map of accessibility of buildings Sb, Sh, Sk and Sp.

Postal address

P.O. Box 2060, 3000 CB Rotterdam

Visit the Sophia Children's Hospital via the Erasmus MC Wytemaweg entrance.

More information

International Patient Center (For overseas patients and referring physicians)

Public transport

We are easy to reach by public transport. Our online leaflet How to get to the Erasmus MC Sophia and the video above show you the nearest metro (Dijkzigt), tram and bus stops, as well as the walking routes from the stops to the hospital.

Plan your journey with the Dutch public transport app.


Erasmus MC has two multi-storey parking garages. The parking garage at Wytemaweg is located below the Erasmus MC Sophia Children’s Hospital. Our second parking garage is located at Westzeedijk. You’ll see signs directing you to Erasmus MC as soon as you reach the Rotterdam ring road.

  • Address Wytemaweg parking garage: Wytemaweg 12, 3015 CN Rotterdam
  • Address Westzeedijk parking garage: Westzeedijk 361, 3015 AA Rotterdam

Watch the video 'How to get to the Erasmus MC by car - parking facilities' for more information.

Check the link for more information and parking rates. In case of long-term hospitalization, we offer parents and carers a parking discount. This allows you to park for 14 days at a reduced rate.

Kiss & Ride

You are not allowed to park your car near the entrance on Dr. Molewaterplein, but you may stop briefly to drop off or pick up someone.

Finding your way & facilities

Erasmus MC Sophia aankomsthal binnenkomst

Welcome to the Sophia Children's Hospital

Via the Erasmus MC Wytemaweg entrance or one of our parking garages, you enter the central hall. You will find the entrance to the Sophia Children's Hospital behind elephant Olli. Follow the building codes  (Sb, Sh, Sk en Sp) or ask a host or hostess. Read more about the directions and check out the overview of specialties on each floor.


Restaurants & stores
The Passage hosts several restaurants, stores and other facilities. Check the opening hours and locations of facilities in and around Erasmus MC Sophia.

Speeldek (daycare)
Het Speeldek offers daycare to siblings of children who are hospitalized or receiving treatment in our hospital. Hospitalized children are welcome to play with their siblings or parents at Het Speeldek on Saturdays and Sundays. 

Registration on arrival

First visit

Are you and your child visiting our hospital for the first time? Please register 30 minutes before your appointment at the registration desk in the entrance hall to complete all formalities. After your registration you will receive a day ticket.

Follow-up appointment

For each next visit, please first pick up your day ticket at one of the self-service registration kiosks in the central hall. For this you will need to present a valid ID document (identity card or passport) of your child. The kiosk examines the ID document and retrieves the appointment data from the electronic patient file. The day ticket shows the time and place of all appointments you have that day.

More detailed information about registration on arrival.


Send a postcard?

Children admitted to our hospital can receive mail. Everyone likes to receive a postcard, especially when ill! 

Sending a postcard to a patient

Erasmus MC Sophia
The child’s name and room number
P.O. Box 2060
3000 CB Rotterdam

Any questions or comments?

Please contact our office.

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