There are 8 ways to get from Hamburg to Groningen by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Groningen CS Hoofdstation

$50 - $80

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Groningen 075 / ...

$17 - $65

6 alternative options

Train via Bremen Hbf  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf Me / ...
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl) Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen Bus

$57 - $82

Bus Eurolines DE  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Hamburg to Groningen

$48 - $68

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Hamburg to Groningen 186.2 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Hamburg to Groningen  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Groningen (GRQ) HAM - GRQ

$116 - $469

Fly Hamburg to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 49 min

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

$78 - $259

Train to Bremen, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Amsterdam (AMS) BRE - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol (Airport) to Groningen

$115 - $417

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hamburg to Groningen is to bus which costs 14€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hamburg to Groningen is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 35€ - 60€.

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The distance between Hamburg and Groningen is 232 km. The road distance is 298 km.

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The train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Groningen CS Hoofdstation takes 4 h 20 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hamburg and arriving at Groningen. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hamburg Hbf ZOB and arriving at Groningen CS Hoofdstation. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hamburg to Groningen once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $80 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hamburg to Groningen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Groningen via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Hamburg to Groningen via Stockholm, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Groningen via Dusseldorf, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hamburg to Groningen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Groningen via Dusseldorf, Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Transavia Holland
Website
transavia.com
Flights from Hamburg to Groningen via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf ZOB to Groningen CS Hoofdstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
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Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hamburg to Groningen
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Hamburg, ZOB to Groningen CS, Hoofdstation
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hamburg to Groningen
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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