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There are 6 ways to get from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen by plane, train, bus, taxi, night bus or car

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Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 2m

  1. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) AES - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen

€95 - €246

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Fly to Hamburg, train, bus  •  9h 30m

  1. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Hamburg (HAM) AES - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
  4. Take the bus from Leer to Groningen

€94 - €443

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Fly to Bremen, train, bus  •  9h 23m

  1. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Bremen (BRE) AES - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
  3. Take the bus from Leer to Groningen

€129 - €375

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  9h 8m

  1. Fly from Alesund (AES) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AES - DUS
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
  4. Take the train from Zwolle to Groningen

Bus, taxi, train, night bus  •  46 days 20h

  1. Take the bus from Solavågen ferjekai to Lote ferjekai
  2. Take a taxi from Lote ferjekai to Skåre
  3. Take the bus from Skåre to Oslo bussterminal
  4. Take the bus from Oslo to Copenhagen Airport 613
  5. Take the train from CPH Lufthavn to Horsens St. Icl / ...
  6. Take the train from Horsens St. to Hamburg Hbf Ic
  7. Take the train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central train station
  8. Take the night bus from Bremen central train station to Groningen central station N75

€374 - €486

Drive  •  20h 37m

  1. Drive from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen 1905.2 km

€250 - €380

Norway → Netherlands
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International entry into Netherlands from Norway

  • Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Norway
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Aruba, Australia, Bonaire, Saint Eustatius and Saba, Cyprus, Israel, Japan, Monaco, New Zealand, Rwanda, San Marino, Singapore, Sint Maarten, South Korea, Thailand, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Netherlands from Norway

  • There are no current restrictions
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  • 10-day mandatory quarantine and a negative COVID-19 test issued at most 1 days before arrival
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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
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Rules to follow in Netherlands

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Considerations leaving from Norway

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

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Yes, entry into Netherlands is currently allowed from Norway.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Further restrictions may be implemented at short notice
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Groningen is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Groningen is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Groningen is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1351.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Norway from Netherlands.

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The cheapest way to get from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen is to fly and train which costs kr 950 - kr 2600 and takes 5h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen is to fly and train which costs kr 950 - kr 2600 and takes 5h 2m.

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It is 1039 km from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen. It is approximately 1905.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen without a car is to bus and taxi and train and night bus which takes 46 days 20h and costs kr 3800 - kr 5000.

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It takes approximately 5h 2m to get from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Alesund Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 10m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen is 1905 km. It takes approximately 20h 37m to drive from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen.

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Widerøe, KLM and Scandinavian Airlines offer flights from Alesund Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 51+ hotels available in Groningen. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen.
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  • Distance: 1038.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 2m

What companies run services between Alesund Airport (AES), Norway and Groningen, Netherlands?

There is no direct connection from Alesund Airport (AES) to Groningen. However, you can fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, take the walk to Schiphol Airport, then take the train to Groningen. Alternatively, you can fly to Bremen, take the walk to Bremen Airport, take the line 6 tram to Bremen Hauptbahnhof, take the walk to Bremen Hbf, take the train to Leer(Ostfriesl), take the walk to Leer, then take the bus to Groningen.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Alesund to Amsterdam Schiphol via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€50 - €220
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Oslo
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €280
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Trondheim, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Bergen, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €280
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Bergen, Oslo
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€65 - €280
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Oslo, Stockholm
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Alesund to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Flights from Alesund to Hamburg via Oslo, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
Flights from Alesund to Hamburg via Trondheim, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from Alesund to Hamburg via Bergen, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Alesund to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €200
Flights from Alesund to Amsterdam Schiphol via Bergen
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €200
Flights from Alesund to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Flights from Alesund to Bremen via Bergen, Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €300
Flights from Alesund to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €240
Flights from Alesund to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Alesund to Bremen via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€100 - €490
Flights from Alesund to Bremen via Oslo, Munich
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Flights from Alesund to Hamburg via Oslo, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€80 - €390
Train operators
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 Schiphol Airport to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €55
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€25 - €35
1st Class
€40 - €55
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €17
1st Class
€19 - €27
Train from Zwolle to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€14 - €35
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€14 - €19
1st Class
€23 - €35
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Duesseldorf Flughafen to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from D-Flughafen Bf to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
metronom
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central station
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Hamburg central station to Bremen central train station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Flixtrain
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from CPH Lufthavn to Horsens St.
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€27 - €40
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Horsens St. to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Leer to Groningen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
arriva.nl
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Leer to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Blablabus
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Leer ZOB to Groningen central station
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Oslo to Copenhagen Airport
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€28 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Bremen central train station to Groningen central station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Nettbuss AS
Phone
05070
Email
05070@nettbuss.no
Website
vybuss.no
Bus from Solavågen ferjekai to Lote ferjekai
Ave. Duration
45 days 12h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Website
Nettbuss AS
Bus from Skåre to Oslo bussterminal
Ave. Duration
7h 33m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€65 - €85
Website
Nettbuss AS
Other operators
Taxi from Lote ferjekai to Skåre
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Estimated price
€130 - €160
Sandane Taxisentral ANS
Phone
+47 948 55 555
Per Helge Evebø
Phone
+47 982 48 100

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