There are 5 ways to get from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  3 h 52 min

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

$77 - $274

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Bus  •  5 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Brussels Airport N818

$23 - $40

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Fly from Groningen  •  7 h 9 min

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

$103 - $464

Train  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Brussels Airport - Zaventem Intercity direct / ...

$51 - $89

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) 218.8 miles

$50 - $80

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Groningen and arriving at Brussels Airport. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU). However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Brussels Airport - Zaventem via Rotterdam Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h.

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The distance between Groningen and Brussels Airport (BRU) is 295 km. The road distance is 350.1 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) without a car is to train which takes 5 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU), including transfers.

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Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Groningen station.

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Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Groningen station.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is to fly which takes 7 h 9 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h, you could also bus, which costs and takes 5 h 50 min.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU).
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  • Distance: 184.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Brussels Airport (BRU), Belgium?

LOT, Scandinavian Airlines and two other airlines fly from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) via Rotterdam Centraal in around 5 h.

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 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Munich, Hannover
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $490
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 Copenhagen, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $900
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Groningen to Brussels via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $460
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
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 Brussels Airport - Zaventem
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Brussels Airport
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Brussels Airport - Zaventem station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) is 350 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU).

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Brussels Airport.

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Book your Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

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Book your Groningen to Brussels Airport (BRU) bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 966+ hotels available in Brussels Airport (BRU). Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Groningen Airport is to line 9 bus which takes 34 min and costs .

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