There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Groningen by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen Intercity

$30 - $55

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Night bus  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the night bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Groningen N818

$11 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen 075 / ...

$16 - $29

Line 69 bus, bus  •  4 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 69 bus from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza to Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk 69
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Groningen CS, Hoofdstation 100

$30 - $45

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Groningen 119.8 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Groningen is to night bus which costs 10€ - 17€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Groningen is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam Airport (AMS) and Groningen is 158 km. The road distance is 191.7 km.

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The train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen takes 2 h 9 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport and arriving at Groningen. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 55 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Schiphol Airport and arriving at Groningen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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The nearest airport to Groningen is Groningen (GRQ) Airport which is 10.6 km away. Other nearby airports include Bremen (BRE) (149.2 km), Amsterdam (AMS) (158 km), Eindhoven (EIN) (211.5 km) and Dusseldorf (DUS) (216.1 km).

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  • Distance: 98.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 9 min

What companies run services between Amsterdam Airport (AMS), Netherlands and Groningen, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Groningen hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 9 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam Airport (AMS) to Groningen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $10 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
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Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Amsterdam, Schiphol Airport to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
GVB
Phone
+31 900 8011
Website
gvb.nl
Bus from Schiphol, Schiphol Airport/Plaza to Amsterdam, Station Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
gvb.nl
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Groningen CS, Hoofdstation
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arriva.nl

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