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Journey details

Best price 29 $
Journey duration 1 h 55 min
Connections per day 37
First departure: 03:11
Last departure: 23:48
Distance 159km

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Virail makes every journey easier: the only thing you will have to do is to specify the date of your journey from Utrecht to Groningen. Afterwards, you will be able to find the perfect option for your trip by filtering and sorting the results by price and departure. You can choose either a one-way ticket or a round-trip ticket. Virail will also automatically redirect you to the provider's website to complete your booking. Virail is a travel search engine with customers in more than 30 countries. Every year we help more than 60 million people to find the perfect solution for their journey. Our comparison tool works with more than 2000 transportation companies and lets you find the optimal travel solution, no matter your needs.

Which companies serve the route from Utrecht to Groningen?

Virail cooperates with more than 200 partners in Europe and in the rest of the world, among which also NS serving the train route Utrecht - Groningen.

Nederlandse Spoorwegen is the national rail provider in the Netherlands; it provides train solutions at regional and local level, while long-distance routes are served by Intercity trains. As regards the international routes, NS relies on the service of the Deutsche Bahn's ICE or on the Thalys trains operating between Paris and Amsterdam.

What is the cheapest price for train tickets to Groningen?

Booking in advance really allows you to save some money: in fact, you can get cheap train tickets from Utrecht to Groningen also for only 24,90 $, while the average price is 24,90 $.

Trains from Utrecht to Groningen


When travelling by train, never forget to keep your ticket with you: make sure to print it out in advance or to download the mobile version if allowed.

When it comes to short distances, bus and carpooling represent a good alternative to the train journey, especially if you are travelling with a limited budget.

Which stations serve the rail line Utrecht - Groningen?

The trains to Groningen will leave from Utrecht Centraal and will arrive at Groningen.

How many train connections are there from Utrecht to Groningen every day?

If you want to travel from Utrecht to Groningen by train, there are 37 available connections per day. The main part of these connections, that is to say 19 routes, include one or many changes and the rest, that is to say 18 routes, are direct lines. Thus, selecting a ticket with an indirect line could be more efficient if you want to reach Groningen at the last minute especially if there are too few connections even though the trip is longer. Despite that, please take a ticket for a direct line if you do not want any change

How long will it take you from Utrecht to Groningen by train and when do the trains leave?

On average, it takes 2 hours and 14 minutes to get to Groningen by train, but you will need 1 hour and 55 minutes with the fastest trains. The first one is available at 03:05, whereas the last one leaves Utrecht at 09:05.

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