There are 11 ways to get from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train NS International  •  5 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt to Utrecht Centraal ICE International
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Groningen Intercity

$25 - $45

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Dortmund Hbf to Enschede Rb
  3. Take the train from Enschede to Zwolle
  4. Take the train from Zwolle to Groningen

$101 - $154

Bus  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Groningen 217

$29 - $50

Bus, train  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Groningen Europapark Sprinter / ...

Drive  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen 292.7 miles

$70 - $110

Fly to Bremen, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bremen (BRE) FRA - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
  3. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen

$135 - $350

Fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 50 min

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

$96 - $311

Fly to Muenster, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Muenster (FMO) FRA - FMO
  2. Take the train from Greven to Leer(Ostfriesl)
  3. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen

$154 - $360

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  7 h 47 min

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

$130 - $357

Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  2. Take the train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
  3. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Groningen

Fly to Paderborn, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Paderborn (PAD) FRA - PAD
  2. Take the train from Salzkotten to Münster(Westf)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
  4. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen

$166 - $317

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The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen is to train which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen is to drive which takes 4 h 30 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

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The distance between Frankfurt am Main and Groningen is 375 km. The road distance is 468 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and arriving at Groningen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen. However, there are services departing from Frankfurt and arriving at Groningen via Utrecht Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 44 min.

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What companies run services between Frankfurt am Main, Germany and Groningen, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen via Utrecht Centraal in around 5 h 44 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Frankfurt am Main to Groningen once daily. Tickets cost $29 - $50 and the journey takes 8 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Frankfurt to Muenster
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $3,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Frankfurt to Paderborn
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$310 - $3,300
Train operators
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Frankfurt to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
3 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Enschede to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Groningen
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Zwolle to Groningen
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Zwolle to Groningen Europapark
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol Airport to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Enschede
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
bahn.de
Train from Greven to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Enschede to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Salzkotten to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Groningen
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Schedules at
deinbus.de

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