How much does a Dutch translation cost?

Translation rates depend on the volume, file format, and subject matter of the text as well as the requested delivery deadline.

The rates listed below enable you to calculate a ballpark figure for the cost of your Dutch translation. Simply multiply the number of words in your document with the quoted unit price. Use a currency converter, if needed.

Basic Rates for Standard Translations
Service Language Unit price
TranslationEnglish > Dutch€0.10 per word
EditingDutch€0.04 per word
ProofreadingDutch€0.02 per word
TranscreationEnglish > Dutch€65 per hour
General hourly rate€40
Min. amount per invoice€40

Terms and conditions

  • I outsource translation work from Dutch into English to trusted native English speakers
  • I charge a small surcharge for translating PDF files based on the DTP work required
  • All of the rates quoted exclude Dutch VAT (21%)
  • Payment is due 21 days after the date of the invoice

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Tailor-made quote

Now that you know my pricing, let's find out how much your translation project will actually cost.

Fill out the translation quote request form and receive an itemized quote tailored to your needs based on a calculated per word rate that is transparent to both parties.

You will normally receive your quote within a few hours during office hours in the Netherlands, but always within 24 hours.
Time zone: UTC/GMT +1 hour, during Summer Time/Daylight Saving Time UTC/GMT +2 hours. Convert time

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What is included in the price?

To know exactly how much a Dutch translation project will cost, it is important to know what is included in the project pricing.

My project fee includes one round of editing plus a quality guarantee service consisting of checks for errors in:

  • Grammar
  • Terminology
  • Spelling
  • Punctuation

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Payment options

In addition to paying by bank transfer, BlacKKite offers the following alternative payment methods:


All PayPal fees will be added to the total invoice amount.

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  • Ether (ETH)
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  • Bitcoin (BTC)

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