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Information on City

Tourist and Student websites

Tourism Groningen – Welcome to Groningen: http://toerisme.groningen.nl/en/startpagina

Online magazine for international students – GroningenLife: www.groningenlife.eu

International student organisation – ESN Groningen: www.esn-groningen.nl

Nearest airports

City Airport Bremen (Ryanair) www.airportbremen.de/en

Amsterdam Schiphol Airport www.schiphol.nl

Connection Bremen Airport – Groningen: Public Express www.publicexpress.net

(direct bus connection, duration: 2.5 hrs, one-way: 7-20 GBP depending on departure time)

Connection Schiphol Airport – Groningen: Dutch Railroads (NS) www.ns.nl

(direct train connection, duration: 2.2 hrs, one-way: 22 GBP)

Useful transportation websites

Dutch Railroads (NS): www.ns.nl

Ryanair: www.ryanair.com

Public Express: www.public.express.net

Flixbus: https://www.flixbus.com/bus/groningen


The Netherlands has a typical moderate marine climate. Both winter and summer tend to be moderate, although freezing or hot temperatures are not uncommon. Rain occurs all year around.