Translation Rates – How Much Does English to Dutch Translation Cost?

How much does English to Dutch translation cost per word, and what are the hourly translation rates for a Dutch translator in 2023?

Translators charge a transparent translation rate per word of the source text. The total Dutch language translation cost depends on the volume, subject matter, and requested delivery deadline of the project.

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Rates for Dutch Language Services

The following rates are basic rates for standard services. Request a no obligation quote to get a price quote tailored to your project.

Service Language Unit price
TranslationEnglish > Dutch€0.10 per word
Technical TranslationEnglish > Dutch€0.11 - 0.13 per word
EditingDutch€0.04 per word
ProofreadingDutch€0.02 per word
Translation EditingEnglish > DutchHourly rate
TranscreationEnglish > Dutch€65 per hour
PDF TranslationEnglish > DutchSurcharge OCR & DTP work
General Hourly Rate€40
Minimum Charge€40
All rates quoted exclude Dutch VAT (21%). Payment is due 21 days after the invoice date.

Calculate the Total Translation Costs

Now that you know my translation rates per word and per hour, let's find out how much your project will cost in total.

Use the price calculator above to instantly get a price, turnaround, and delivery estimate, or follow the next steps to manually calculate the price.

How To Manually Calculate the Total Translation Price

The per word translation rates listed above enable you to calculate a ballpark figure for the total cost of your Dutch translation project. Simply multiply the number of words in your document with the quoted unit price. If needed, use a currency converter to convert euros into dollars, pounds or other currencies.

What is Included in the Translation Rate?

In order to understand and compare the total project pricing, you need to know exactly what the service entails.

The project fee includes the following:
  • Dutch translation in source file layout and format
  • Meticulous Quality Assurance process
  • Second correction round at no extra cost
  • Translation memory on file for any additional work
  • Optional proprietary term base

These are the benefits of investing in a high-quality Dutch translation. Don't take my word for it – go ahead and assess the quality of the following case study yourself.

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Payment Options

In addition to paying by bank transfer, BlacKKite offers the following alternative payment methods for its high-quality Dutch editing, proofreading and translation services:

  • PayPal

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

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