There are 5 ways to get from Groningen to Assen by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car
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Questions & Answers
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Groningen, Hoofdstation station and arriving at Assen, Noorderstaete. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Groningen and arriving at Assen. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 20 min.
The distance between Groningen and Assen is 25 km. The road distance is 29.7 km.
The best way to get from Groningen to Assen without a car is to train which takes 20 min and costs .
The train from Groningen to Assen takes 20 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.
Groningen to Assen bus services, operated by Qbuzz, arrive at Groningen, Hoofdstation.
Groningen to Assen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Groningen station.
The best way to get from Groningen to Assen is to train which takes 20 min and costs . Alternatively, you can line 309 bus, which costs and takes 27 min.
Groningen to Assen bus services, operated by Qbuzz, arrive at Assen, Noorderstaete station.
Groningen to Assen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Assen station.
What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Assen, Netherlands?
Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Groningen to Assen every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $6 - $12 and the journey takes 20 min. Alternatively, Qbuzz operates a bus from Groningen to Assen every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 27 min.
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.
Train from Groningen to Assen
A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.
Rideshare from Groningen to Assen
- Ave. Duration
- 40 min
- Once daily
- Estimated price
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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen to Assen is 30 km. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Groningen to Assen.
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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Groningen and Assen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.