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Travel information

Travelling by airplane

The two closest airports to the city of Groningen are Amsterdam Schiphol airport and Bremen airport. From Amsterdam airport, direct train services to Groningen are available. From Bremen airport a direct bus connection to Groningen is available. The trip to Groningen takes approximately 2.5-3 hours from both airports. Flights to Bremen airport tend to be cheaper than flights to Amsterdam airport.

Travelling by train

International trains from Germany or France and Belgium travel to the Netherlands daily. If you travel by international train you can transfer to a direct train to Groningen in Rotterdam or Utrecht. Planning your trip with public transport (train, bus, tram, metro) in the Netherlands is easy with the website . Prices are indicated per result.

Additional information on train travel from Schiphol to Groningen

From Schiphol airport, direct train services to Groningen are available.

It is not necessary to buy train tickets in advance. Train tickets can be bought at self-service ticket machines or ticket offices at the airport by cash, credit card or debit card. We strongly recommend buying single tickets to Groningen; return tickets are valid for one day only. Single tickets to Groningen cost 25,00 euro. More information about the trains:

If you have any questions concerning travelling to or in the Netherlands, please contact Annette Harder.

Laatst gewijzigd:24 juni 2016 11:21