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There are 4 ways to get from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden by bus, train, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Line 9 bus, train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Eelde, Airport to Groningen, Hoofdstation 100 / ...
  2. Take the train from Groningen to Leeuwarden Stoptrein / ...

Cheapest option

Line 9 bus, line 304 bus, line 320 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 9 bus from Eelde, Airport to Groningen, Hoofdstation 100 / ...
  2. Take the line 304 bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Drachten, Transferium Oost 304 / ...
  3. Take the line 320 bus from Drachten, Transferium Oost to Leeuwarden, Klanderij 114 / ...

$15 - $20

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  51 min

  1. Take a taxi from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden 46.5 miles

$190 - $240

Drive  •  51 min

  1. Drive from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden 46.5 miles

$11 - $17

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden is to drive which costs 9€ - 15€ and takes 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden is to taxi which costs 170€ - 210€ and takes 51 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden. However, there are services departing from Eelde, Airport and arriving at Leeuwarden, Klanderij via Groningen, Hoofdstation and Drachten, Transferium Oost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Groningen Airport (GRQ) and Leeuwarden is 52 km. The road distance is 74.4 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden without a car is to line 9 bus and train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to get from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden, including transfers.

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Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden bus services, operated by Qbuzz, depart from Eelde, Airport station.

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Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Leeuwarden, Klanderij station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden is 74 km. It takes approximately 51 min to drive from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden.

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Map of how to get from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden.
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  • Distance: 32.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

What companies run services between Groningen Airport (GRQ), Netherlands and Leeuwarden, Netherlands?

You can take a bus from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden via Groningen, Hoofdstation and Drachten, Transferium Oost in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Train from Groningen to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
arriva.nl
Bus operators
Qbuzz
Website
qbuzz.nl
Bus from Eelde, Airport to Groningen, Hoofdstation
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
qbuzz.nl
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen, Hoofdstation to Drachten, Transferium Oost
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Drachten, Transferium Oost to Leeuwarden, Klanderij
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
arriva.nl
Other operators
Taxi from Groningen Airport (GRQ) to Leeuwarden
Ave. Duration
51 min
Estimated price
$190 - $240
Taxi Noord
Phone
+31 50 549 4940
Website
taxinoord.nl
Taxi Vrieswijk BV
Phone
+31 50 534 0000
Taxi Bob
Phone
+31 50 579 2077
Website
taxi-bob.nl

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