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

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  •  6 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport Intercity
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Paris-Nord Thalys

$162 - $234

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Bus FlixBus  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk 075 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris, Paris 800 / ...

$40 - $68

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Train via Rotterdam Centraal  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal Intercity
  2. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord Thalys

$152 - $214

Bus Ouibus  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg 100
  2. Take the bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Paris City Centre - Bercy Ouibus

$45 - $63

Drive  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Paris 405.6 miles

$95 - $150

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Paris CDG  •  6 h 11 min

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

$94 - $336

Train to Amsterdam, fly to Paris Orly  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam (AMS) to Paris Orly (ORY) AMS - ORY

$89 - $276

Bus, train to Bremen, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 57 min

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

$113 - $452

Train, train to Brussels, fly to Paris CDG  •  7 h 34 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 Paris CDG (CDG) BRU - CDG

$179 - $434

Train, train to Dusseldorf, fly to Paris CDG  •  8 h 29 min

  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 Paris CDG (CDG) DUS - CDG

$111 - $297

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Paris is to bus which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 9 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Paris is to train and fly which costs 75€ - 240€ and takes 6 h.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen station to Paris. However, there are services departing from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation and arriving at Paris City Centre - Bercy via Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Paris. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Paris-Nord via Schiphol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 8 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Paris is 567 km. The road distance is 648.9 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Paris without a car is to train which takes 6 h 8 min and costs 130€ - 200€.

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It takes approximately 6 h 8 min to get from Groningen to Paris, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Groningen to Paris is to train which takes 6 h 8 min and costs 130€ - 200€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 9 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Groningen to Paris.
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  • Distance: 354.6 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 8 min

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Paris, France?

You can take a train from Groningen to Paris via Schiphol Airport in around 6 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Groningen to Paris via Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg and Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk in around 9 h 30 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $480
Flights from Bremen to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $800
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $430
Flights from Bremen to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bremen to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,200
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris CDG via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $950
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Transavia France
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$35 - $290
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Paris Orly via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $260
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
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Rotterdam Centraal
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Arnhem Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol Airport to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$130 - $180
1st Class
$180 - $250
Train from Rotterdam Centraal to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$120 - $160
1st Class
$160 - $230
Train from Schiphol Airport to Antwerpen-Centraal
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$45 - $65
1st Class
$65 - $90
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 Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$22 - $25
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Abellio NRW
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Dusseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
abellio.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen CS, Hoofdstation to Amsterdam Sloterdijk, Radarweg
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
arriva.nl
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Amsterdam City Center - Sloterdijk to Paris City Centre - Bercy
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
Ouibus
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
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Amsterdam, Amsterdam Sloterdijk to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
7 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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

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