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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Zwolle Intercity
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Steenwijk Intercity

$23 - $41

Cheapest option

Line 300 bus, line 91 bus, bus, line 71 bus, line 70 bus  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 300 bus from Nijmegen, Centraal Station to Arnhem, Willemsplein 300 / ...
  2. Take the line 91 bus from Arnhem, Willemsplein to Apeldoorn, Station 91 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Apeldoorn, Station to Zwolle, Station/Uitstaphalte 202 / ...
  4. Take the line 71 bus from Zwolle, Busstation to Zwartsluis, Busstation 71
  5. Take the line 70 bus from Zwartsluis, Busstation to Giethoorn, Kerkweg 70

$7 - $10

2 alternative options

Train, line 70 bus  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Nijmegen to Zwolle Intercity
  2. Take the line 70 bus from Zwolle, Busstation to Giethoorn, Kerkweg 70

$17 - $29

Drive  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Nijmegen to Giethoorn 79.8 miles

$19 - $28

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Nijmegen to Giethoorn is to line 300 bus and line 91 bus and bus and line 71 bus and line 70 bus which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 5 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Nijmegen to Giethoorn is to drive which costs 16€ - 25€ and takes 1 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Nijmegen station to Giethoorn. However, there are services departing from Nijmegen, Centraal Station and arriving at Giethoorn, Kerkweg via Arnhem, Willemsplein, Apeldoorn, Station, Zwolle, Busstation and Zwartsluis, Busstation. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 24 min.

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The distance between Nijmegen and Giethoorn is 101 km. The road distance is 127.6 km.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Giethoorn without a car is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 20€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Nijmegen to Giethoorn, including transfers.

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Nijmegen to Giethoorn bus services, operated by Breng, arrive at Nijmegen, Centraal Station.

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The best way to get from Nijmegen to Giethoorn is to train which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 20€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can line 300 bus and line 91 bus and bus and line 71 bus and line 70 bus, which costs 6€ - 9€ and takes 5 h 24 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Nijmegen to Giethoorn is 128 km. It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to drive from Nijmegen to Giethoorn.

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Map of how to get from Nijmegen to Giethoorn.
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  • Distance: 63.2 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 48 min

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

You can take a train from Nijmegen to Giethoorn via Zwolle, Steenwijk, and Steenwijk, Station in around 2 h 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Nijmegen to Giethoorn via Arnhem, Willemsplein, Apeldoorn, Station, Zwolle, Station/Uitstaphalte, Zwolle, Busstation, and Zwartsluis, Busstation in around 5 h 24 min.

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 Nijmegen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Zwolle to Steenwijk
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Bus operators
OV Regio IJsselmond
Phone
900 - 266 63 99
Website
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Zwolle, Busstation to Giethoorn, Kerkweg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Zwolle, Busstation to Zwartsluis, Busstation
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Schedules at
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Bus from Zwartsluis, Busstation to Giethoorn, Kerkweg
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$1 - $2
Schedules at
ovregioijsselmond.nl
Breng
Phone
0900 - 266 63 99
Website
breng.nl
Bus from Nijmegen, Centraal Station to Arnhem, Willemsplein
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
breng.nl
Keolis Nederland
Phone
088 - 033 13 60
Website
keolis.nl
Bus from Arnhem, Willemsplein to Apeldoorn, Station
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
keolis.nl
Bus from Apeldoorn, Station to Zwolle, Station/Uitstaphalte
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
keolis.nl

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