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There are 4 ways to get from Meppel to Giethoorn by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 270 bus  •  52m

  1. Take the train from Meppel to Steenwijk Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the line 270 bus from Steenwijk, Station to Giethoorn, Kerkweg 70 / ...

$6 - $11

Cheapest option

Line 79 bus, line 270 bus  •  58m

  1. Take the line 79 bus from Meppel, Burgem. Knopperslaan to Blauwe Hand, Blauwe Hand 79 / ...
  2. Take the line 270 bus from Blauwe Hand, Blauwe Hand to Giethoorn, Kerkweg 70 / ...

$2 - $4

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  16m

  1. Take a taxi from Meppel to Giethoorn 8.8 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16m

  1. Drive from Meppel to Giethoorn 8.8 miles

$2 - $4

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Meppel to Giethoorn is to line 79 bus and line 270 bus which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Meppel to Giethoorn is to taxi which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 16m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Meppel to Giethoorn. However, there are services departing from Meppel, Burgem. Knopperslaan and arriving at Giethoorn, Kerkweg via Blauwe Hand, Blauwe Hand. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 58m.

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The distance between Meppel and Giethoorn is 9 km. The road distance is 14.1 km.

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The best way to get from Meppel to Giethoorn without a car is to train and line 270 bus which takes 52m and costs 5€ - 10€.

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It takes approximately 52m to get from Meppel to Giethoorn, including transfers.

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Meppel to Giethoorn bus services, operated by OV Regio IJsselmond, depart from Meppel, Burgem. Knopperslaan station.

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Meppel to Giethoorn bus services, operated by OV Regio IJsselmond, arrive at Giethoorn, Kerkweg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Meppel to Giethoorn is 14 km. It takes approximately 16m to drive from Meppel to Giethoorn.

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There are 341+ hotels available in Giethoorn. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Meppel to Giethoorn.
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  • Distance: 5.8 miles
  • Duration: 52m

What companies run services between Meppel, Netherlands and Giethoorn, Netherlands?

You can take a bus from Meppel to Giethoorn via Blauwe Hand, Blauwe Hand in around 58m.

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 Meppel to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
9m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
OV Regio IJsselmond
Phone
900 - 266 63 99
Website
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Steenwijk, Station to Giethoorn, Kerkweg
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
OV Regio IJsselmond
Bus from Meppel, Burgem. Knopperslaan to Blauwe Hand, Blauwe Hand
Ave. Duration
20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
OV Regio IJsselmond
Bus from Blauwe Hand, Blauwe Hand to Giethoorn, Kerkweg
Ave. Duration
7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Website
OV Regio IJsselmond
Other operators
Taxi from Meppel to Giethoorn
Ave. Duration
16m
Estimated price
$35 - $45
RM Taxi
Phone
+31 038-4204220
Website
rmtaxi-zwolle.nl

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