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Journey timeFrom 4h 57m
Price$23.01 - $189.16
Distance274km (170 miles)
Departure stationAachen Hbf
Arrival stationGroningen
Changes2 changes
Train and bus operatorsABR, DB, erb, WFB

Aachen Hbf to Groningen train times

Check out the next trains departing from Aachen Hbf to Groningen for Tuesday 12th Nov 2019. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
13:4518:424h 57m, 2 changes
14:4519:424h 57m, 2 changes
15:4520:424h 57m, 2 changes
16:2122:125h 51m, 2 changes
16:4521:424h 57m, 3 changes
16:4522:425h 57m, 2 changes
17:2323:125h 49m, 2 changes
17:4522:424h 57m, 3 changes
17:5123:125h 21m, 3 changes
17:5123:425h 51m, 2 changes

Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) and NS trains from Aachen Hbf to Groningen

You can travel from Aachen Hbf to Groningen on Deutsche Bahn, ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity) and NS trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several billion passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoNelso Silva, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

The high-speed train of Deutsche Bahn, with a maximum speed of 330 km/h, the ICE connects major cities and is also used for international travel to neighbouring countries such as Austria, France and Denmark. This train is equipped with air conditioning, a dining car, a children's compartment and power sockets. Passengers enjoy a free WiFi connection throughout the duration of the ICE trip.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 200 km/h. In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 160 km/h only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

PhotoNicky Boogaard, under licence CC BY-SA 2.0

NS is the main railway operator in the Netherlands. It connects the four corners of the country with regional, medium-distance and high-speed trains. It's also possible for you to travel at night thanks to multi-line night trains, including Schiphol and Eindhoven airports. All trains are equipped with two comfort classes – First Class and Second Class.

Cheap train tickets from Aachen Hbf to Groningen

Train tickets from Aachen Hbf to Groningen start at €19.90 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €57.47.
lowest price found
from19.90
on the day
avg. single price57.47

Biglietti e offerte Trenitalia e Frecciarossa

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Aachen Hbf to Groningen by booking early.§

Biglietti e offerte Italo treno

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Risparmia prenotando in anticipo

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Biglietti e offerte treni internazionali

Take a look at treni in Europa Low Cost to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Aachen Hbf to Groningen? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen take?

The average journey time by train between Aachen Hbf and Groningen is 5 hours and 56 minutes, with around 28 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Aachen Hbf and Groningen by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen is 4 hours and 57 minutes.

How much does the train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen cost?

Train tickets from Aachen Hbf to Groningen can start from as little as €19.90 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen?

No, there are no direct train services from Aachen Hbf to Groningen. Travelling from Aachen Hbf to Groningen by train will require a minimum of 2 changes.

What time does the first train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen leave?

The first train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen leaves at 04:13. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen leave?

The last train from Aachen Hbf to Groningen leaves at 22:51. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Aachen Hbf and Groningen by train?

Trains travelling from Aachen Hbf to Groningen cover a distance of around 274km during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Groningen to Aachen Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Aachen Hbf to Groningen for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/11/2019. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 08/05/2019 for travel on 12/05/2019 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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