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Accessibility of Groningen

The city of Groningen and the province have a first-rate public transport network. It is also easy to reach Groningen by car, bike or boat, and even by plane. Make use of the many ways to get around and be surprised by the beauty of Groningen.

  • Groningen Airport Eelde requires minimum check-in times
  • Many domestic and international destinations are close by with the train
  • The city is an ideal cross-border location for German meeting organisers

By air

Of course you can fly via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol as it’s Holland’s main airport. But you can also fly to the closer Groningen Airport Eelde. The nearness of the airport, its excellent accessibility, the favourable departure times and the short check-in times make Groningen Airport Eelde an attractive airport to the entire north.

By train

Travelling by train is always easy in Holland. Groningen is connected via the fast Intercity railway network, with a high frequency of trains between Groningen and Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht and The Hague. 

By car

Groningen is easy to reach from anywhere in the country, only just over 1.5 hours from Amsterdam. Once in the city, parking is no problem and the many P+R City Bus sites on the outskirts of the city offer parking and public transport to the city and back. Because of its location in the North-East of Holland, Groningen is an ideal cross-border location for German meeting organisers.

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