Duration 9h 7m
Distance 431 km
Average price 289€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between Canterbury and Groningen takes 9h 7m and the fastest train takes 6h 52m. There is at least one train per day from Canterbury 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. Ashford International Eurostar
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Schiphol Airport
  4. Groningen
8h 18m
Bookable on Rome2rio
178€ - 535€

Canterbury to Groningen train times

Trains run once daily between Canterbury and Groningen. The service departs Canterbury at 17:43 in the afternoon, which arrives into Groningen at 08:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 9h 7m. 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.

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No, there is no direct train from Canterbury to Groningen. However, there are services departing from Canterbury West and arriving at Groningen via Ashford International Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 18m.

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The distance between Canterbury and Groningen is 431 km.

Canterbury to Groningen train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Ashford International Eurostar station.

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

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Groningen is 1h ahead of Canterbury. It is currently 3:44 PM in Canterbury and 4:44 PM in Groningen.

There are 334+ hotels available in Groningen. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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