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There are 4 ways to get from Oldenburg to Groningen by bus, train, rideshare or car

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Bus  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Oldenburg to Groningen 075 / ...

$7 - $55

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Oldenburg to Groningen 82.1 miles

$6 - $11

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Oldenburg(Oldb) to Leer(Ostfriesl) Ic
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen Bus

$34 - $51

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Oldenburg to Groningen 82.8 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Oldenburg to Groningen is to rideshare which costs 5€ - 10€ and takes 1 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Oldenburg to Groningen is to drive which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 15 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Oldenburg and arriving at Groningen. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Oldenburg to Groningen. However, there are services departing from Oldenburg(Oldb) and arriving at Groningen via Leer(Ostfriesl). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 36 min.

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The distance between Oldenburg and Groningen is 110 km. The road distance is 132.5 km.

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The best way to get from Oldenburg to Groningen without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs 6€ - 50€.

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The bus from Oldenburg to Groningen takes 1 h 55 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Oldenburg to Groningen bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Oldenburg station.

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Oldenburg to Groningen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Oldenburg(Oldb) station.

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The best way to get from Oldenburg to Groningen is to bus which takes 1 h 55 min and costs 6€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 36 min.

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Map of how to get from Oldenburg to Groningen.
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  • Distance: 68.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 55 min

What companies run services between Oldenburg, Germany and Groningen, Netherlands?

FlixBus operates a bus from Oldenburg to Groningen every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $13 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 4 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Oldenburg to Groningen via Leer(Ostfriesl) in around 2 h 36 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Oldenburg(Oldb) to Leer(Ostfriesl)
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Groningen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Oldenburg to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Oldenburg - Hauptbahnhof to Groningen
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Oldenburg to Groningen
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $11
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blablacar.co.uk

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Oldenburg to Groningen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Groningen station.

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Oldenburg to Groningen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Groningen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Oldenburg to Groningen is 133 km. It takes approximately 1 h 15 min to drive from Oldenburg to Groningen.

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There are 277+ hotels available in Groningen. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Oldenburg and Groningen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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