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There are 2 ways to get from Leiden to Groningen by train or car

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Train  •  2h 26m

  1. Take the train from Leiden Centraal to Groningen Intercity

$30 - $55

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Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from Leiden to Groningen 136.1 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Leiden to Groningen is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Leiden to Groningen is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2h 11m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Leiden Centraal and arriving at Groningen. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 26m.

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The distance between Leiden and Groningen is 183 km. The road distance is 217.8 km.

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The best way to get from Leiden to Groningen without a car is to train which takes 2h 26m and costs 27€ - 50€.

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The train from Leiden Centraal to Groningen takes 2h 26m including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Leiden to Groningen train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Groningen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leiden to Groningen is 218 km. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Leiden to Groningen.

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  • Distance: 114.3 miles
  • Duration: 2h 26m

What companies run services between Leiden, Netherlands and Groningen, Netherlands?

Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Leiden to Groningen hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 2h 26m.

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.

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Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Leiden Centraal to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
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