You can get from Cologne to Groningen by train, bus or flight.
To get from Cologne to Groningen on 8 Dec we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||158 miles (255 km)|
|Available travel modes||Coach or train|
|Ticket price range||£31 - £48|
|Cheapest mode||Coach • £31 • 8 h 35 min|
|Fastest mode||Train • £48 • 4 h 28 min|
|Popular travel companies||Flixbus or FlixTrain|
Take a coach or train to travel 158 miles (255 km) to Groningen from Cologne. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 28 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £31. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Flixbus or FlixTrain among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Cologne to Groningen.
Travel between Cologne, Germany and Groningen, Netherlands is: Partially open.
International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.
Conditions of entry into Netherlands:
To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Netherlands has imposed the following measures:
This information was last checked on 01/12/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip to Groningen from Cologne.
Return travel to Cologne, Germany from Netherlands is: Partially open.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands.
Requirements for reentering Germany:
All travellers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:
The above information about your return travel to Cologne, Germany was last verified on 06/12/2021. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to your planned date of travel to Cologne from Groningen.
There are 2 ways that you can travel between Cologne and Groningen. You can take a coach or train.
A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cologne to Groningen, which costs on average £31.
This is compared to other ways of getting to Groningen:
A coach is £17 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Cologne to Groningen costing on average £48.
The fastest way from Cologne to Groningen is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 28 min.
Other travel options between Cologne and Groningen can usually take longer:
In comparison, getting to Groningen by coach can take on average 8 h 35 min.
You should expect to travel around 158 miles (255 km) from Cologne to Groningen.
The average frequency per day from Cologne to Groningen is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Cologne to Groningen as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cologne to Groningen:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Cologne to Groningen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Before travelling from Cologne to Groningen, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:
But we recommend booking Cologne to Groningen tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.