Duration 1h 15m
Distance 85 km
Average price 33€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average train between Groningen and Steenwijk takes 1h 15m and the fastest train takes 1h 5m. The train service runs several times per day from Groningen to Steenwijk. 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. Steenwijk
1h 10m
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19€ - 45€

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Steenwijk. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Steenwijk via Meppel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between Groningen and Steenwijk is 57 km. The road distance is 85 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Groningen and Steenwijk?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Groningen to Meppel hourly. Tickets cost 12€ - 28€ and the journey takes 50 min.
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
12€ - 28€

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 Groningen to Meppel
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
12€ - 28€
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
19€ - 28€

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