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Groningen to Rotterdam by train

  • First train
    05:04
  • Last train
    22:18
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 37m
  • Distance
    201 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 44m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Groningen to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Groningen to Rotterdam take around 2 hours and 37 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 201 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Groningen and Rotterdam.

1. Are there direct trains from Groningen to Rotterdam?

Direct trains from Groningen to Rotterdam have been found.

We usually find around 26 direct trains on the route from Groningen to Rotterdam every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 22 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Groningen to Rotterdam?

The Groningen to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 37 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Groningen to Rotterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Groningen around 05:03 and the last train is around 22:18. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Groningen around 05:46, and the last at 20:18.

When to book Groningen to Rotterdam train tickets?

Trains in the Netherlands usually open for booking around 0 days in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Groningen to Rotterdam by train.

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Which train companies operate between Groningen and Rotterdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Groningen to Rotterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • InterCity
  • Intercites
  • Intercités

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.