Groningen airport (GRQ)

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Groningen Eelde Airport, opened on May 23, 1931, is an airstation in Northeastern Holland. It operates with regular and seasonal international flights to European countries.

Official Website: groningenairport.nl
Number of Terminals - 1 -
Airlines: Aegean Airlines, Corendon Airlines, Flybe, Nordica, Transavia, TUIfly, Wizz Air.
Annual passenger traffic: More than 220,000 passengers went through it in 2017.
Tel: +31 503 097 070. Information counter in the central hall, available Mondays through Fridays between 9:00 am and 5:30 pm and Saturdays from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm (Tel +31 503 080 850).

Location

The airport is located in the city of Eelde, 15 km (9 miles) to the south of Groningen.

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Offices inside the terminal operated by:

Avis (Tel +31 505 271 503 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Europcar (Tel +31 505 733 233 - Monday to Saturday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm)
Hertz (Tel +31 505 254 536 - weekdays from 8:00 am to 11:00 pm)
Sixt (Tel +31 235 698 656 - Mondays through Fridays from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm, Saturdays from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm)

 

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The airport has Wi-Fi access free of charge.

Food and Drinks- The terminal has a restaurant.
Shopping- There is a store with duty-free items and varied products.
Baggage- Luggage carts available in front of the terminal. In case of missing baggage, head to the offices of the appropriate airline.
Other Services- Travel agency.

 

Bus - Line 100 from Qbuzz (Tel +31 900 728 9965) operates during flight arrivals and departures and connects the enclosure with Groningen Central Station, Zuiderdiep and Grote Markt. Journey time is 20 minutes and tickets have a cost of €2.50. Route 9 runs to De Punt, Eelde, Paterswolde, Hoornseplas, Hoofdstation, Zuiderdiep and Station Noord, in Groningen, Mondays through Fridays between 5:30 am and 0:10 am. At De Punt you can board line 50 headed for Assen (25 min. trip). Further information

Taxi - Outside the terminal there are cabs from Taxi Onderneming Groningen (Tel +31 646 109 725), Comfortabel Personen Vervoer (Tel +31 625 067 113 / 612 864 936), Taxi Midden Groningen (Tel +31 651 925 292) and Business Taxi Radema (Tel +31 654 752 894). The trip to downtown Groningen takes around 30 minutes.

 

There are no hotels on-site, but you can find some accommodations nearby, among them: B&B De Oude Molensteen (Tel +31 503 094 930), Bed & Breakfast de Hooge Stukken (Tel +31 643 975 857), Bed & Breakfast Glimmen (Tel +31 628 979 404), Herberg De Blankehoeve (Tel +31 504 062 765), Fletcher Familiehotel Paterswolde (Tel +31 503 095 400), Scandinavisch Dorp (Tel +31 505 256 867), Het Boothuis (Tel +31 623 344 699), Postillion Hotel Haren Groningen (Tel +31 505 347 041), Bed & Breakfast Altena (Tel +31 613 799 272), Wapen Van Vries (Tel +31 592 268 850).

 

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There are three parking areas for short and long stays inside the grounds. Rates and reservations

P1 & P2 - Car parks adjacent to the terminal.
P3 - Situated 4 minutes away from the main building, with budget spaces. Closed when the airport does not operate.

 

Passengers requiring special assistance are advised to inform their airline or travel agency about their particular needs at least 48 hours in advance. There are reserved parking spaces in P1, wheelchairs, elevators, ample doors and accessible toilets.