There are 8 ways to get from Groningen to Brussels by train, bus, car or plane

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

Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport Intercity
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid/Midi Thalys

$87 - $134

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Bus Ouibus  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station Ouibus

$19 - $30

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Train via Rotterdam Centraal  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Centraal Intercity direct / ...

$53 - $94

Bus via Duivendrecht, Station Duivendrecht  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg 100
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam Duivendrecht to Brussels 300

$46 - $62

Bus  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Brussels, Brussels-North station 822

$22 - $40

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Brussels 219.9 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  4 h 16 min

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

$82 - $295

Fly from Groningen  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Groningen (GRQ) to Brussels (BRU) GRQ - BRU

$108 - $485

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The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Brussels is to bus which costs 16€ - 26€ and takes 5 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Brussels is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 24 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Brussels is 304 km. The road distance is 351.8 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Groningen to Brussels, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Groningen and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station station. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Brussel-Zuid/Midi via Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 36 min.

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What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Groningen to Brussels via Schiphol Airport in around 4 h 36 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Brussels via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk in around 5 h 32 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Brussels
Ave. Duration
46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $480
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
10 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Nice
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussel-Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Brussel-Zuid/Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Bus operators
FlixBus
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Contact Details
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
Bus from Groningen to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Brussels City Center - Midi Train station
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
Ouibus
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
Website
arriva.nl
Eurolines NL
Website
eurolines.nl
Bus from Amsterdam Duivendrecht to Brussels
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
eurolines.nl

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