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

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Train  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the train from Nijkerk to Zwolle Sprinter / ...
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Groningen Sprinter / ...

25€ - 59€

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Drive  •  1h 33m

  1. Drive from Nijkerk to Groningen 162.5 km

22€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Nijkerk to Groningen is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1h 33m.

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The quickest way to get from Nijkerk to Groningen is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1h 33m.

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No, there is no direct train from Nijkerk to Groningen. However, there are services departing from Nijkerk and arriving at Groningen via Zwolle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 1m.

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The distance between Nijkerk and Groningen is 133 km. The road distance is 162.5 km.

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The best way to get from Nijkerk to Groningen without a car is to train which takes 2h 1m and costs 24€ - 60€.

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It takes approximately 2h 1m to get from Nijkerk to Groningen, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijkerk to Groningen is 162 km. It takes approximately 1h 33m to drive from Nijkerk to Groningen.

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  • Distance: 132.8 km
  • Duration: 2h 1m

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

You can take a train from Nijkerk to Groningen via Zwolle in around 2h 1m.

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 Nijkerk to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 24€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 15€
1st Class
17€ - 24€
Train from Zwolle to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 19€
1st Class
23€ - 35€

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