There are 11 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.

Recommended option

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Milan Linate  •  6 h 11 min

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

$80 - $300

Cheapest option

Bus Ouibus  •  22 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Station uitstaphalte 300
  2. Take the bus from Emmen to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 217
  3. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Milan

$69 - $105

9 alternative options

Fly Groningen to Milan Malpensa  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Fly from Groningen (GRQ) to Milan Malpensa (MXP) GRQ - MXP

$126 - $461

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Milan Malpensa  •  6 h 45 min

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

$82 - $284

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Milan Linate  •  9 h

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

$115 - $311

Train to Bremen, fly to Milan Bergamo  •  8 h

  1. Take the train from Groningen CS Hoofdstation to Bremen Hbf ZOB (Breitenweg)
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Milan Bergamo (BGY) BRE - BGY

$92 - $715

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Milan Linate  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
  3. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Milan Linate (LIN) BRU - LIN

$136 - $394

Train TGV  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol (Airport)
  2. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Paris Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi Tgv

$347 - $452

Train  •  14 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Arnhem
  3. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale Ece

$240 - $394

Bus  •  20 h 11 min

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

$78 - $132

Drive  •  10 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Milan 720.5 miles

$170 - $260

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

LOT, Scandinavian Airlines and four other airlines fly from Groningen to Milan 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Groningen to Milan via Schiphol (Airport), Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 14 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Groningen to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $470
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from Groningen to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
Flights from Groningen to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen, Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $260
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Dusseldorf to Milan Linate via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Groningen to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $850
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Milan Linate via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Groningen to Milan Malpensa via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bremen to Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Bremen to Milan Bergamo via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Linate via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Groningen to Milan Malpensa via Southend
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Schiphol (Airport)
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $28
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Arnhem
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
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
$29 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Groningen CS Hoofdstation to Bremen Hbf ZOB (Breitenweg)
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
ns.nl
Purchase a
eurail.com
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
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Antwerpen Centraal
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $70
1st Class
$70 - $95
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
7 h 9 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$170 - $200
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$170 - $200
1st Class
$230 - $340
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$95 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
16 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Emmen to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Qbuzz
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Emmen, Station uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
qbuzz.nl
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Milan
Ave. Duration
12 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Groningen and Milan is 883 km. The road distance is 1153 km.

The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Milan is to bus which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 22 h 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Groningen to Milan is to train and fly which takes 6 h 11 min and costs 60€ - 250€.

No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Milan. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Milano Porta Garibaldi via Schiphol (Airport), Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 18 min.

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 20 h 11 min.

It takes approximately 6 h 11 min to get from Groningen to Milan, including transfers.