There are 5 ways to get from Amsterdam to Groningen by bus, train, rideshare or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 30 min

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

$11 - $19

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Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Zuid to Groningen Intercity

$30 - $53

Bus Arriva NL  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg to Groningen CS, Hoofdstation 100

$29 - $44

Rideshare  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Amsterdam to Groningen 113.2 miles

$13

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Groningen 114 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Groningen is to rideshare which costs 11€ and takes 2 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Groningen is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Groningen is 147 km. The road distance is 182.4 km.

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The bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Groningen takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and arriving at Groningen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Groningen, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from Amsterdam to Groningen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Amsterdam to Groningen hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 1 min.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Zuid to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
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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
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Amsterdam to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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