The cheapest trains from Zurich to Groningen

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Cheapest

£88

Average

£155

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Zurich to Groningen will cost around £ 155 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 88.

Cheapest
18:59Zürich HB14h43 09:42Groningen
5 changes
£881One-way
Cheapest
11:08Zürich HB11h17 22:25Groningen
3 changes
£881One-way
Cheapest
06:37Zürich HB12h05 18:42Groningen
4 changes
£881One-way
Cheapest
08:37Zürich HB11h48 20:25Groningen
2 changes
£881One-way
Cheapest
18:59Zürich HB14h43 09:42Groningen
5 changes
£881One-way

Timetable Zurich to Groningen

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, 29 Oct
00:08Zürich HB14h34 14:42Groningen
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05:59Zürich HB9h43 15:42Groningen
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05:59Zürich HB10h26 16:25Groningen
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06:37Zürich HB12h05 18:42Groningen
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06:59Zürich HB10h43 17:42Groningen
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06:59Zürich HB9h43 16:42Groningen
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07:59Zürich HB9h43 17:42Groningen
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07:59Zürich HB10h26 18:25Groningen
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08:37Zürich HB11h48 20:25Groningen
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08:59Zürich HB9h43 18:42Groningen
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08:59Zürich HB10h43 19:42Groningen
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09:37Zürich HB12h05 21:42Groningen
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09:59Zürich HB10h26 20:25Groningen
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09:59Zürich HB9h43 19:42Groningen
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10:59Zürich HB11h26 22:25Groningen
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11:08Zürich HB11h17 22:25Groningen
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11:08Zürich HB10h34 21:42Groningen
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11:37Zürich HB12h05 23:42Groningen
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11:59Zürich HB10h26 22:25Groningen
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11:59Zürich HB9h43 21:42Groningen
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13:08Zürich HB11h34 00:42Groningen
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13:08Zürich HB10h04 23:12Groningen
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13:59Zürich HB10h43 00:42Groningen
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13:59Zürich HB9h13 23:12Groningen
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13:59Zürich HB9h43 23:42Groningen
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14:59Zürich HB11h02 02:01Groningen
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14:59Zürich HB9h43 00:42Groningen
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15:59Zürich HB10h02 02:01Groningen
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16:59Zürich HB15h26 08:25Groningen
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17:37Zürich HB14h48 08:25Groningen
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18:59Zürich HB14h43 09:42Groningen
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18:59Zürich HB14h43 09:42Groningen
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19:59Zürich HB14h26 10:25Groningen
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21:59Zürich HB12h43 10:42Groningen
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The fastest trains from Zurich to Groningen

Showing times and prices for 29 Oct

Fastest Journey

9 h 13 m

Average

11 h 21 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

666 km

It's difficult to get from Zurich to Groningen without changing at least 2 times.

Fastest
13:59Zürich HB9h13 23:12Groningen
3 changes
£1761One-way
2nd Fastest
07:59Zürich HB9h43 17:42Groningen
4 changes
£1761One-way
2nd Fastest
14:59Zürich HB9h43 00:42Groningen
4 changes
£1671One-way
2nd Fastest
05:59Zürich HB9h43 15:42Groningen
4 changes
£1671One-way
2nd Fastest
09:59Zürich HB9h43 19:42Groningen
4 changes
£1061One-way

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Train Information between Zurich and Groningen

distanceDistance412 miles (665 km)
durationAverage train duration14 h 26 min
priceAverage train ticket price£61 (€69)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Zurich to Groningen cover the 412 miles (665 km) long trip taking on average 14 h 26 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £61, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £33. Travellers depart most frequently from Zürich HB and arrive in Groningen.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Zurich – Groningen

You can travel by train between Zurich and Groningen with Deutsche Bahn for as low as £33. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) trains take you from Zurich to Groningen in comfort. Find the DB train timetable for your trip between Zurich and Groningen on Omio and book cheap DB tickets online. The distance from Zurich to Groningen is 412 miles (665 km) by DB and prices for a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Zurich and Groningen start at £33.

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s main operator of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international train journeys every day. DB is well-known for its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

Travel on different types of DB trains, including the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while WCs are standard, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

These are Deutsche Bahn 's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Zurich to Groningen:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Zurich to Groningen
Travel by train to Groningen easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Zurich to Groningen.
FAQs
Are there any COVID-19 restrictions for international travel by train between Zurich and Groningen?

Travel between Zurich, Switzerland and Groningen, Netherlands by train is: Partially open.

What is the status of international entry into Netherlands from Switzerland?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to self-quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Zurich?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Groningen, Netherlands?

When travelling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 27/10/2021. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Groningen from Zurich before travelling.

What restrictions are there on reentering Switzerland from Groningen, Netherlands?

Return travel from Netherlands to Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Zurich from Groningen?

Entry into Switzerland is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Groningen?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Zurich, Switzerland?

The government of Switzerland has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 23/10/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Zurich from Groningen.

How much does a cheap train from Zurich to Groningen cost?
You can find a cheap train from Zurich to Groningen for some dates and times for as low as £33  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the average price of train tickets between Zurich and Groningen?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Zurich to Groningen train price to come in at an average of £61  one way.
What is the distance between Zurich and Groningen via train?
You should expect to travel around 412 miles (665 km)  from Zurich to Groningen by train.
How long is the train journey between Zurich and Groningen?
The train time from Zurich to Groningen is on average 14 h 26 min  for the 412 miles (665 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Zurich to Groningen by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
When travelling by train from Zurich to Groningen, which train station in Zurich do I depart from and which train station in Groningen do I arrive in?

When departing from Zurich, you have various train station options to start your route from including Zürich HB, Zürich Stadelhofen and Zürich, Central Bus Station. When arriving in Groningen, you can end your route in train stations like Groningen, Groningen Noord and Groningen Europapark.

Omio customers book a train from Zürich HB   to Groningen   most frequently for this route.

Where do I find the Zurich train station to Groningen? Where is the Groningen train station?

Passengers board the train most frequently from Zürich HB, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Groningen, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train providers can get me from Zurich to Groningen?
Take the Zurich to Groningen train with Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the trip from Zurich to Groningen as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services are there from Zurich to Groningen a day?
On average, there are 4 trains a day from Zurich to Groningen. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
What are the first and last departure train times from Zurich to Groningen?
You can take the first train from Zurich to Groningen at 12: 59   or take the last train from Zurich to Groningen leaving at 23: 08. Look for the latest Zurich Groningen train schedule on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.
How early should I book train tickets from Zurich to Groningen to score the best deals?
If you buy Zurich to Groningen train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £61. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Zurich to Groningen. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Zurich
Groningen
Zürich HB is the most popular Zurich railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Zurich for your journey to Groningen.