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There are 12 ways to get from Groningen to Munich by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus, train  •  9h 13m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer 075 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf Ic
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$159 - $254

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Bus  •  16h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Munich, Munich central bus station 027

$61 - $119

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Train  •  9h 47m

  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. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$177 - $272

Train, bus  •  15h 53m

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the bus from Utrecht to Munich Hbf

$90 - $133

Drive, train  •  7h 18m

  1. Drive from Groningen to Hannover Hbf
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to München Hbf Ice

$156 - $249

Drive  •  7h 41m

  1. Drive from Groningen to Munich 531.1 miles

$120 - $190

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly  •  6h 13m

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

$72 - $256

Bus, train to Bremen, fly  •  6h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
  3. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Munich (MUC) BRE - MUC

$91 - $271

Train, train to Muenster, fly  •  7h 2m

  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 Munich (MUC) FMO - MUC

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  7h 28m

  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 Munich (MUC) DUS - MUC

$109 - $263

Bus, train to Hannover, fly  •  8h 4m

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
  3. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Munich (MUC) HAJ - MUC

$116 - $371

Train, train to Dortmund, fly  •  8h 46m

  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. Take the train from Rheine Bf to Holzwickede Bf
  5. Fly from Dortmund (DTM) to Munich (MUC) DTM - MUC

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The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Munich is to bus which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 16h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Munich is to train and fly which costs 60€ - 230€ and takes 6h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen to Munich station. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Munich, Munich central bus station via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 15m.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Munich. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at München Hbf via Zwolle, Arnhem Centraal and Düsseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 47m.

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The distance between Groningen and Munich is 666 km. The road distance is 849.7 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Munich without a car is to bus and train which takes 9h 13m and costs 130€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 9h 13m to get from Groningen to Munich, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Groningen to Munich is to train which takes 9h 47m and costs 150€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 50€ - 110€ and takes 16h 15m.

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Map of how to get from Groningen to Munich.
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  • Distance: 416.2 miles
  • Duration: 9h 13m

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Munich, Germany?

You can take a train from Groningen to Munich via Zwolle, Arnhem Centraal, and Düsseldorf Hbf in around 9h 47m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Munich via Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk in around 16h 15m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $350
Flights from Bremen to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Bremen to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $340
Flights from Muenster to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Muenster to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $360
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $420
Flights from Hannover to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Hannover to Munich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Hannover to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $4,600
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $1,700
Flights from Dortmund to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $420
Flights from Bremen to Munich via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $950
Flights from Hannover to Munich via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $4,600
Train operators
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 Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $24
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 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 Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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 Hengelo to Rheine
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $16
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
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
National Express Rail
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Rheine Bf to Holzwickede Bf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Phone
+31 900 2022022
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen, Stationsweg to Amsterdam, Piarcoplein
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
arriva.nl
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 Leer
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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 Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
12h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EST Gdansk
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Groningen Main Train Station to Leer Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
EST Gdansk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Utrecht to Munich Hbf
Ave. Duration
13h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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Groningen to Munich train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at München Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen to Munich is 850 km. It takes approximately 7h 41m to drive from Groningen to Munich.

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Eurowings, Swiss, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Munich Airport.

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