Comparison of rental car and car rental from several businesses in the city Groningen, Netherlands. Find the best prices for rental cars online. Comparing prices online can be very profitable, many smaller companies can only be booked on site.
Rental cars at Groningen’s train stations (Groningen Europapark and Groningen (Hoofdstation)), travel center and airports like Groningen Eelde Airport 11 km (7 mi) and Leeuwarden Air Base 54 km (33 mi), GRQ and ferry terminals and ports (Rondvaartbedrijf Kool, Marina Reitdiep, Marina Oosterhaven). We have an easy and safe booking system of rental cars online. Search and choose your destination, search for country, city etc. and choose from the list. A car rental service where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24-48 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. When you are looking for rental cars we compare these companies; Hertz on Laan Van de Vrijheid 280a, Budget on Helperzoom 4, Sternrent on Rostockweg 12, Thrifty on Laan Van de Vrijheid 280a, Avis on Helperzoom 4, Hertz on Laan Van de Vrijheid 280 A, Sixt on Het Hout 64, National on Oosterhamrikkade 6, Europcar on Oosterhamrikkade 6, all with offices on site or in Groningen.
Facts about Groningen
Groningen is a city in the municipality Gemeente Groningen, Groningen province, Netherlands. It is the county seat in the region. 1th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 7th largest town/district in Netherlands. The city is located about 16 meters (52 ft) above sea level. Has about 181,200 (2018) inhabitants. Other larger cities/communities nearby are Leeuwarden (c. 91,400 pop), Assen (c. 62,200 pop), Hardenberg (c. 57,900 pop), Emmen (c. 57,000 pop) and Drachten (c. 44,500 pop). Smaller villages, communities and suburbs nearby are Coevorden, Dokkum, Joure, Wolvega, Appingedam, Marsdijk, Klazienaveen, Oosterpark, Korrewegwijk, Selwerd and Peizerweg. Are you planning to stay for a long period and spend your vacation here? Then there are many things to do and experience. Hoofdstation, Bus station, Station, Transferium Kardinge, Transferium Hoogkerk and Grote Markt are stops and bus stations in the city. We also give tips on which companies offer rental cars in Gemeente Groningen.
Activities, Attractions and Sights
Visiting and sight-seeing in Groningen? Some suggestions and tips on, activities, places, events, attractions, destinations, experiences and museums in the city that are worth a visit during your stay. See older buildings and ancient monuments? Exciting antiquities, cultural heritage, ancient relics and older buildings that could be worth seeing are, 40 Burial mounds, Burial mounts, Burial mound, Celtic fields, de Waterburcht, Burial mounds, Grafheuvelveld, Balloërkuil, Galgenberg, Bult van Buist and Borg Ulgersma. Do you need a car for a golf trip? Golf courses close to the community are Holthuizen Roden 12 km (7 mi), Golfclub de Compagnie 22 km (14 mi), Golfoefenterrein de Golferij 10 km (6 mi), Noord Nederlandse Golf & Country Club 11 km (7 mi), Pitch & Putt Groningen 3 km (2 mi), de Semslanden 31 km (19 mi), Pitch & Putt Golf Oostwold 31 km (19 mi), Golfclub Losdorp 25 km (16 mi) and Drentsche Golf & Country Club 22 km (14 mi). Interesting cathedrals or churches that are close by are Nieuwe Church, Synagogue Groningen, Der Aa-kerk, Oosterkerk, Sint-Jozefkerk, Martinikerk, Lutherzaal, Zuiderkerk and Cirkel.
Do you want to do some shopping? The large malls in the city are e.g. Winkelcentrum Paddepoel, de Brinken and Winkelcentrum Ruischerwaard. Near the city center are possibilities for experiencing plays, music and shows at Stadsschouwburg Groningen. Voormalige steenfabriek Rusthoven and Ruïne are historical ruins of buildings and objects worth seeing and studying. Want to watch a game or sports, maybe go to a concert? Close to the city are Hitachi Capital Mobility Stadion and Martiniplaza. Maybe see a local game of football?
Swimming and sun bathing on the beach? You can do that on Stadsstrand. Take a trip with your car and make a visit!
Palace, Castle and Fort
Close to Groningen there are castles worth seeing such as Ennemaborg, Borg Ewsum, Huis te Westervelde, Huis te Glimmen, Breedenborg, Ekenstein, Fraeylemaborg, Groenestein, Laarwoud, Allersmaborg, Huize Lemferdinge, Menkemaborg and Mensinge. Van Galenschans / Poepenhemeltje, Zwartendijksterschans and Bakkeveen are exciting old fortresses, strongholds and forts to visit.
Museums, Art Galleries and Foundations
GR ID, Kloostermuseum, Kostuummuseum de Gouden Leeuw, Museum Havezate Mensinge, Borg Nienoord, Bezoekerscentrum en vakantiewoning Harssenbosch Groninger Landschap, Groninger Museum, GRID Grafisch Museum, Klompenmuseum Gebr Wietzes, Museum of Buitenplaats and Bezoekerscentrum Buitenplaats Reitdiep Groninger Landschap are located close to the town center. A day at the museums and art galleries of Groningen?
Theme Parks, Water Parks, Zoo and Animal Parks
Looking for activities and experiences with the kids? Amusement parks, water parks and theme parks near Groningen are for example Opentuin de Tienhoeve, Sprookjeshof, Openluchtzwembad de Tobbe, de Plons, Natuurzwembad, Sauna de Bron, Meerwijck, Natuurbad Engelbert, Eekeburen, Meerwijck Naaktstrand, Papiermolen. Aquarium, tropical houses, zoos, tropicarium, animal parks and terrarium are for example Dierenweide Oostergast, Zeehondencentrum Pieterburen, Hertenkamp, Kinderboerderij, Dierenweide, Eelderbaan, de Beekdalhoeve, Hertenkampje, DoeZoo Insektenwereld, Dierenweide het Boegbeeld. Looking at exotic animals?
Viewpoints, Parks and Gardens
Bamboe en grastuin, Arboretum, Chinese Garden, Blauw gele Garden, BushBush and Bijen Vlindertuin are located within a walking distance if you want to enjoy and experience a botanical garden. To see the whole Groningen from an observation point, make a visit to Belvedère Westerlanden SBB, Compagnonsbossen, Autobelvedère de Punt SBB, Belvedere Wetserlandse Lage Landen SBB, Belvedère Looner Esch SBB, Belvedère Eexterveld SBB and Belvedére op de Kymmelsberg SBB. Bernoulliplein, Bevrijdingsbos, Break Out Grunopark, Bessemoerpark, Burgemeester Boeremapark and Beijumerbos are located in the city if you want to experience beautiful and interesting parks and gardens.
Car rental in airports nearby
Car rental companies in Groningen, Netherlands
We compare these companies in Groningen or in the region, Goldcar, Green Motion, Budget, Dollar, Rhodium, addCar, Alamo, Payless, Enterprise, Hertz Dream Collection, Sternrent, National, Thrifty, Sixt, Hertz, Flizzr, Avis and Europcar. You can usually find the largest selection at airports such as Groningen Airport, Emden Airport and Leeuwarden Air Base. The large companies usually have offices adjacent to the airport.