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By air

Schiphol airport (Amsterdam) is the best destination for international air travel to Groningen. There are several smaller airports as well (Eindhoven, Rotterdam, Eelde, Bremen) but Schiphol is likely to have the best and most frequent connections. Information about Schiphol From Schiphol airport you can take trains to Groningen every half hour.

By train

Groningen is very well connected by train. From Schiphol airport you can take trains to Groningen every half hour (with one direct train every hour). You can purchase tickets in advance online only via Ideal (not with a credit card) . It is not cheaper than buying a ticket on the day but it may be more convenient. For info on train schedules and buying tickets, see: and Directions from the train station to the Academy Building

Other travel info

You can find useful other useful travel information, including local travel info here


The conference organisers are able to provide Visa support letters for delegates from a recognised institution and who paid the registration fee in full. Delegates are expected to arrange and pay for their own travel and accommodation. For more information on visa requirements and procedures see:
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