There are 4 ways to get from Hook of Holland to Groningen by train, bus or car

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Train via Rotterdam Centraal  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Rotterdam Centraal to Groningen Intercity

$35 - $64

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Bus  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Groningen 075 / ...

$20 - $31

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Den Haag Centraal to Groningen Intercity

$33 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Hook of Holland to Groningen 158.5 miles

$35 - $60

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Hook of Holland to Groningen. However, there are services departing from Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland haven and arriving at Groningen via Schiedam, Station Schiedam Centrum and Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 43 min.

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The distance between Hook of Holland and Groningen is 215 km. The road distance is 253.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hook of Holland to Groningen without a car is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 1 min to get from Hook of Holland to Groningen, including transfers.

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Hook of Holland to Groningen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS station.

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The best way to get from Hook of Holland to Groningen is to train which takes 4 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 43 min.

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Hook of Holland to Groningen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Groningen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hook of Holland to Groningen is 254 km. It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to drive from Hook of Holland to Groningen.

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There are 274+ hotels available in Groningen. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Hook of Holland to Groningen.
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  • Distance: 134.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 1 min

What companies run services between Hook of Holland, Netherlands and Groningen, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Hook of Holland to Groningen hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hook of Holland to Groningen twice daily. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h.

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 Rotterdam Centraal to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
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Train from Den Haag Centraal to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
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 Rotterdam, Rotterdam CS to Groningen
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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