Duration 5h 50m
Distance 358.6 km
Average price 110€
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Groningen and Kessel-Lo takes 5h 50m and the fastest train takes 4h 57m. There is a train service every few hours from Groningen to Kessel-Lo. 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. Groningen
  2. Rotterdam Centraal
    Thalys / ...
  3. Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal
    L / ...
  4. Kessel-Lo
4h 53m
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44€ - 154€

Groningen to Kessel-Lo train times

Trains run hourly between Groningen and Kessel-Lo. The earliest departure is at 11:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Groningen is at 22:18 which arrives into Kessel-Lo at 08:34. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 50m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Kessel-Lo. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Louvain / Leuven via Rotterdam Centraal and Anvers-Central / Antwerpen-Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 53m.

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The distance between Groningen and Kessel-Lo is 288 km. The road distance is 358.6 km.

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Groningen to Kessel-Lo train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Groningen station.

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Groningen to Kessel-Lo train services, operated by Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB), arrive at Louvain / Leuven station.

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