Accessibility of Leeuwarden
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.
- Distance to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport 150 km, 90 minutes drive
- Distance to Groningen Airport Eelde 70 km, 60 minutes drive
Whether you are flying via Amsterdam or Groningen, both airports are a compact drive away from Leeuwarden’s city centre. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport offers many departure options, where Groningen offers short check-in times.
Travelling by train is always easy in Holland. Leeuwarden is connected via the fast Intercity railway network, with a high frequency of trains between Groningen and Amsterdam, Rotterdam, Utrecht and The Hague.
Leeuwarden is easy to reach from anywhere in the country, only just 1.5 hours from Amsterdam. Once in the city, parking is no problem. Because of its location in the North of Holland, its an ideal city to combine with Groningen.