There are 7 ways to get from Groningen to Amsterdam by train, bus, night train, rideshare or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$27 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  2 h 30 min

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

$10 - $18

5 alternative options

Train via Almere Centrum  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Almere Centrum Intercity

$27 - $47

Bus Arriva NL  •  2 h 45 min

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

$28 - $41

Night train  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Take the night train from Groningen to Amsterdam Centraal Intercity

$27 - $50

Rideshare  •  2 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Groningen to Amsterdam 113.1 miles

$13

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Amsterdam 114.2 miles

$27 - $40

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

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Amsterdam is to drive which takes 1 h 50 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

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The distance between Groningen and Amsterdam is 147 km. The road distance is 183 km.

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The train from Groningen to Amsterdam Centraal takes 2 h 7 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Groningen and arriving at Amsterdam Centraal. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Groningen to Amsterdam 5 times a day. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Groningen to Amsterdam 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 Groningen to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Almere Centrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Almere Centrum
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Night train from Groningen to Amsterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
ns.nl
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Groningen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$13
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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