Directions from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main

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Recommended option

Train  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Ice

$89 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus  •  9 h 36 min

  1. 217

$31 - $52

9 alternative options

Train Deutsche Bahn  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Rb
  2. Ice

$101 - $158

Bus via Emmen  •  9 h 27 min

  1. 300
  2. 217

$36 - $57

Drive  •  4 h 29 min

  1. 317.2 miles

$75 - $120

Bus, train to Bremen, fly  •  5 h 25 min

  1. BRE - FRA

$127 - $336

Train to Amsterdam, fly  •  5 h 39 min

  1. AMS - FRA

$98 - $310

Bus, train to Muenster, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. FMO - FRA

$150 - $366

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7 h 19 min

  1. DUS - FRA

$133 - $343

Bus, train, train to Paderborn, fly  •  6 h 59 min

  1. PAD - FRA

$162 - $318

Bus, train, train to Hamburg, fly  •  7 h 16 min

  1. HAM - FRA

$124 - $352

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

You can take a train from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main via Zwolle, Arnhem, and Arnhem Centraal in around 6 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main via Emmen, Station uitstaphalte and Emmen in around 9 h 27 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bremen to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Muenster to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Paderborn to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $350
Flights from Hamburg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Enschede
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $14
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Enschede to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Enschede
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Dortmund Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Greven
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Münster(Westf)Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $40
Abellio Rail NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
abellio.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Münster(Westf)Hbf to Salzkotten
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
eurobahn.de
Bus operators
Qbuzz
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Station uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
qbuzz.nl
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Emmen to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen, Haren to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
arriva.nl

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Groningen and Frankfurt am Main is 375 km. The road distance is 508 km.

The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 36 min.

The quickest way to get from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main is to drive which takes 4 h 29 min and costs 65€ - 95€.

No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Zwolle and Arnhem Centraal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 29 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main. However, there are services departing from Groningen, Hoofdstation and arriving at Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station via Emmen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 29 min to get from Groningen to Frankfurt am Main, including transfers.