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There are 9 ways to get from Groningen to Rome by plane, train, bus, car train 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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Fly Groningen to Rome  •  9 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Groningen (GRQ) to Rome (FCO) GRQ - FCO

$144 - $621

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Train, train to Eindhoven, fly to Rome Ciampino  •  8 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
  2. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Eindhoven
  3. Fly from Eindhoven (EIN) to Rome Ciampino (CIA) EIN - CIA

$76 - $336

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Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Rome  •  7 h 1 min

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

$92 - $330

Train  •  17 h 54 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 Basel SBB
  4. Take the train from Basel SBB to Milano Centrale Ece / ...
  5. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr

$272 - $472

Bus, train, car train  •  23 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer 075 / ...
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf Ic
  3. Take the car train from Hannover to Verona Porta Nuova
  4. Take the train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini Fa / ...

$224 - $304

Bus  •  30 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen, Haren to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 217
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Rome N77

$106 - $182

Train, bus  •  31 h 35 min

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

$205 - $333

Drive, train  •  17 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Bremen Hbf
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to München Hbf Ice
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Kufstein M / ...
  5. Drive from Kufstein to Rome

$311 - $469

Drive  •  15 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Rome 1078.7 miles

$260 - $380

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The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Rome is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 290€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Rome is to train and fly which costs 80€ - 290€ and takes 7 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen station to Rome. However, there are services departing from Groningen, Hoofdstation and arriving at Rome via Groningen, Haren and Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 30 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Rome. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Roma Termini via Zwolle, Arnhem Centraal, Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 54 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Rome is 1334 km. The road distance is 1726 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Rome without a car is to train which takes 17 h 54 min and costs 230€ - 410€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 54 min to get from Groningen to Rome, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Groningen to Rome is to fly which takes 9 h 54 min and costs 120€ - 550€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 230€ - 410€ and takes 17 h 54 min, you could also bus, which costs 90€ - 160€ and takes 30 h 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Groningen to Rome.
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  • Distance: 833.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 54 min

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

LOT, Lufthansa and six other airlines fly from Groningen to Rome every 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Groningen to Rome via Zwolle, Arnhem Centraal, Basel SBB, and Milano Centrale in around 17 h 54 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Groningen to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,000
Flights from Groningen to Rome via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,200
Flights from Groningen to Rome via Copenhagen, Munich
Ave. Duration
7 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 56 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Groningen to Rome via Munich, Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $600
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Groningen to Rome via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Groningen to Rome via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
9 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $850
CSA
Website
csa.cz
Flights from Groningen to Rome via Copenhagen, Prague
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Rome
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $370
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Eindhoven to Rome Ciampino via Katowice
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $210
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
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eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Utrecht Centraal
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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
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 Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Kufstein
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.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
4 h 6 min
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
4 h 6 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Verona Porta Nuova to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Milano Centrale Station to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
italotreno.it
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Hannover to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
14 h 2 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $15
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
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen, Haren to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Rome
Ave. Duration
20 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Utrecht to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
11 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Roma
Ave. Duration
16 h 42 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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There is no direct flight from Groningen Airport to Rome Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 45 min and has one stopover.

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

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Groningen to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen to Rome is 1726 km. It takes approximately 15 h 56 min to drive from Groningen to Rome.

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Norwegian Air International, CSA, Alitalia and four other airlines offer flights from Groningen Airport to Rome Airport.

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Book your Groningen to Rome train tickets online with Loco2, Loco2 and three other operators.

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There are 11718+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at $51 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Groningen Airport is to line 9 bus which takes 34 min and costs 2€ - 4€.

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