There are 3 ways to get from Groningen to Giethoorn by bus, train or car

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Bus, train, line 270 bus  •  1 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Heerenveen, Busstation 315 / ...
  2. Take the train from Heerenveen to Steenwijk
  3. Take the line 270 bus from Steenwijk, Station to Giethoorn, Kerkweg 270 / ...

$16 - $25

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Meppel Regional-Express / ...

$18 - $32

Drive  •  53 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Giethoorn 56.3 miles

$13 - $20

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The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Giethoorn is to drive which costs 11€ - 18€ and takes 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Giethoorn is to drive which takes 53 min and costs 11€ - 18€.

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The distance between Groningen and Giethoorn is 62 km. The road distance is 90 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 49 min to get from Groningen to Giethoorn, including transfers.

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

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Groningen to Giethoorn every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 53 min. Ns also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Heerenveen to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Meppel
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Ns
Website
ns.nl
Train from Heerenveen to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Meppel
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
ns.nl
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Heerenveen, Busstation
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.nl
OV Regio IJsselmond
Phone
900 - 266 63 99
Website
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Steenwijk, Station to Giethoorn, Kerkweg
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ovregioijsselmond.nl

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