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Duration 2h 5m
Distance 184.1 km
Average price 35€
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Amsterdam and Groningen takes 2h 5m and the fastest train takes 2h 4m. The train service runs several times per day from Amsterdam to Groningen. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Amsterdam Centraal
  2. Groningen
2h 5m
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21€ - 50€

Amsterdam to Groningen train times

Trains run five times a day between Amsterdam and Groningen. The earliest departure is at 18:38 in the evening, and the last departure from Amsterdam is at 23:38 which arrives into Groningen at 02:02. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Groningen. Services depart five times a day, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Groningen is 147 km. The road distance is 184.1 km.

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Amsterdam to Groningen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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Amsterdam to Groningen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Groningen station.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam and Groningen?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Centraal to Groningen 5 times a day. Tickets cost 21€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h 5m.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 50€

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Night train from Amsterdam Centraal to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€

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