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There are 10 ways to get from Groningen to Milan by train, plane, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Milan Linate  •  6h 9m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Linate (LIN) AMS - LIN

$77 - $296

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Bus  •  20h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan N836

$72 - $146

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6h 37m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) AMS - MXP

$78 - $279

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Milan Linate  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
  4. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Milan Linate (LIN) DUS - LIN

$104 - $303

Train, train to Muenster, fly to Milan Linate  •  9h 38m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Rheine
  4. Fly from Muenster (FMO) to Milan Linate (LIN) FMO - LIN

Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) EIN - BGY

$72 - $313

Train  •  14h 18m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...

$232 - $377

Train, bus  •  23h 3m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Strasbourg
  3. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Milan

$177 - $265

Drive, train  •  11h 16m

  1. Drive from Groningen to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...
  4. Drive from Lörrach Hbf to Milan

$202 - $339

Drive  •  10h 38m

  1. Drive from Groningen to Milan 720.5 miles

$170 - $260

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The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Milan is to bus which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 20h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Milan is to train and fly which costs 65€ - 260€ and takes 6h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen to Milan. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at conciliazione m1 via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and lampugnano m1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Milan. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Milano Centrale via Zwolle, Arnhem Centraal and Basel SBB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 18m.

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The distance between Groningen and Milan is 883 km. The road distance is 1152.8 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Milan without a car is to train which takes 14h 18m and costs 200€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 6h 9m to get from Groningen to Milan, including transfers.

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Groningen to Milan bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Groningen station.

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

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The best way to get from Groningen to Milan is to train which takes 14h 18m and costs 200€ - 330€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 60€ - 130€ and takes 20h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Groningen to Milan.
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  • Distance: 551.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 9m

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Milan, Italy?

You can take a train from Groningen to Milan via Zwolle, Arnhem Centraal, and Basel SBB in around 14h 18m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Milan via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Milan, Milan, and lampugnano m1 in around 20h 2m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Muenster to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Muenster to Milan Linate via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Prague
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $260
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$470 - $1,600
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $330
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
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Rheine
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Blauwnet
Phone
0900-9292
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Blauwnet
Eurobahn
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Rheine
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
eurobahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $150
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
16h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen, Stationsweg to Amsterdam, Piarcoplein
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
arriva.nl
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Utrecht to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Milan
Ave. Duration
7h 52m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Milan Linate Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Groningen to Milan bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Milan, Milan station.

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Groningen to Milan train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Milano Centrale station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen to Milan is 1153 km. It takes approximately 10h 38m to drive from Groningen to Milan.

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easyJet, Air France, KLM and two other airlines offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Milan Linate Airport.

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