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Duration 2h 15m
Distance 184.1 km
Average price 37€
Frequency 19/day

Trip overview

The train between Amsterdam and Groningen takes 2h 15m. There is a train service every few hours 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.


  1. Amsterdam Zuid
  2. Groningen
2h 51m
23€ - 52€

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Groningen. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam, Rokin and arriving at Groningen via Amsterdam Zuid. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 51m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Groningen is 166 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 Zuid station.

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

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There are 88+ hotels available in Groningen. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam and Groningen?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Zuid to Groningen hourly. Tickets cost 21€ - 50€ and the journey takes 2h.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
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.

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+31 30 751 5155
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Groningen
Ave. Duration
Estimated price
21€ - 50€
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
21€ - 29€
1st Class
35€ - 50€

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