There are 11 ways to get from Groningen to Berlin by bus, train, night bus, car or plane

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Bus, train via Hannover Hbf  •  6 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

$79 - $164

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Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Hamburg N75 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz 070

$30 - $82

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Train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Hannover Hbf
  4. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief) Ice

Bus, train  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer Snelbus i.p.v. trein / ...
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Berlin Hbf Ic

$106 - $168

Bus, train via Schwerin Mitte  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Hamburg
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Schwerin Mitte Re1
  3. Take the train from Schwerin, Bahnhof Mitte to S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf Re2

$79 - $118

Night bus  •  9 h

  1. Take the night bus from Groningen to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz N44

$30 - $60

Drive  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Berlin 360.1 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Groningen to Berlin Tegel  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Fly from Groningen (GRQ) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) GRQ - TXL

$105 - $398

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) AMS - TXL

$104 - $318

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Berlin Schoenefeld  •  6 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) AMS - SXF

$79 - $243

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Berlin Tegel  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  4. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) DUS - TXL

$95 - $224

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Groningen and arriving at Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 9 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Berlin. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Berlin Hbf (tief) via Zwolle, Hengelo and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 34 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Berlin is 466 km. The road distance is 576.1 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Berlin without a car is to bus and train which takes 6 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 24 min to get from Groningen to Berlin, including transfers.

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Groningen to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Groningen station.

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

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The best way to get from Groningen to Berlin is to train which takes 7 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 6 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Groningen Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Groningen to Berlin bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz station.

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Map of how to get from Groningen to Berlin.
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  • Distance: 291 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 24 min

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Berlin, Germany?

You can take a train from Groningen to Berlin via Zwolle, Hengelo, and Hannover Hbf in around 7 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Berlin via Hamburg in around 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Groningen to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Groningen to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Groningen to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Groningen to Berlin Tegel via Munich, Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Groningen to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $950
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $200
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Schoenefeld via Basel
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $210
Flights from Dusseldorf to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $160
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $430
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Groningen to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Flights from Amsterdam to Berlin Tegel via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Hbf (tief)
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Schwerin Mitte
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
ODEG
Website
odeg.de
Train from Schwerin, Bahnhof Mitte to S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
odeg.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation to Hamburg, ZOB
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Website
arriva.nl
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Groningen to Berlin, Berlin Alexanderplatz
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Groningen to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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Groningen to Berlin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Berlin Hbf (tief) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen to Berlin is 576 km. It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to drive from Groningen to Berlin.

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Swiss, Eurowings, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Groningen Airport to Berlin Tegel Airport.

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Book your Groningen to Berlin bus tickets online with FlixBus and FlixBus.

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There are 1359+ hotels available in Berlin. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Groningen Airport is to line 9 bus which takes 34 min and costs .

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