There are 4 ways to get from Drachten to Groningen by bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Bus  •  31 min

  1. Take the bus from Drachten, Transferium Oost to Groningen, Verzetsstrijderslaan 314 / ...

$5 - $8

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Rideshare  •  46 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Drachten to Groningen 24.1 miles

$3

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  28 min

  1. Take a taxi from Drachten to Groningen 24.8 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  28 min

  1. Drive from Drachten to Groningen 24.8 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Drachten to Groningen is to rideshare which costs 3€ and takes 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Drachten to Groningen is to taxi which costs 90€ - 120€ and takes 28 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Drachten, Transferium Oost and arriving at Groningen, Verzetsstrijderslaan. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Drachten and Groningen is 33 km. The road distance is 39.7 km.

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The best way to get from Drachten to Groningen without a car is to bus which takes 31 min and costs 4€ - 7€.

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The bus from Drachten, Transferium Oost to Groningen, Verzetsstrijderslaan takes 31 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Drachten to Groningen bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Drachten, Transferium Oost station.

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Drachten to Groningen bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Groningen, Verzetsstrijderslaan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Drachten to Groningen is 40 km. It takes approximately 28 min to drive from Drachten to Groningen.

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There are 276+ hotels available in Groningen. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 20.9 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Arriva NL operates a bus from Drachten to Groningen every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 31 min. Qbuzz also services this route every 3 hours.

Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Drachten, Transferium Oost to Groningen, Verzetsstrijderslaan
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arriva.nl
Qbuzz
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Drachten, Splitting to Groningen, Hoofdstation, uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
qbuzz.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Drachten to Groningen
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Drachten to Groningen
Ave. Duration
28 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Taxicentrale E-Tax Leeuwarden
Phone
+31 58 844 3656
Website
etaxleeuwarden.nl

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Drachten and Groningen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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