Accessibility

Accessibility

The A37 highway
  • Train: A connection with Zwolle twice an hour; non-express connections to Almelo via Mariënberg.
  • Bus: Regularly scheduled buses connecting all city districts and locations in the vicinity; hourly services to Hoogeveen and Assen, and the Interliner express that runs between Emmen and Groningen. All buses arrive at and depart from the central bus station at Emmen’s city-centre market location.
  • Car: Emmen is located on the N34 (Zwolle-Groningen), the N381 (Emmen-Drachten) and the A37 (Hoogeveen-Emmen-Meppen, Germany) motorways. This road connects the Dutch and German motorway systems.
  • Aeroplane: The Eelde airport is less than 50 kilometres from Emmen.
  • Helicopter: A helicopter rental company with its own landing pad, hangar and maintenance facilities is located on the outskirts of Emmen.
  • Inland shipping connections: via Almelo/Coevorden/Nieuw-Amsterdam/Emmen.
  • Recreational cruising via Hoogeveen/Nieuw-Amsterdam/Emmen.

Distances
Amsterdam 192 km, Eindhoven 212 km, Enschede 90 km, Groningen 56 km, Bremen 166 km, Hannover 243 km, Osnabrück 120 km, Düsseldorf 235 km.