Useful city information

Opening hours

The shops and supermarkets in Groningen might have different opening hours than you are used to. Read more about the opening hours in Groningen, to make sure that the shops are open when you are ready for a shopping trip.

Shopping and groceries

When living in a new city, it can be hard to discover which store sells what. To get a general introduction about where to buy what in Groningen, have a look at this article from GroningenLife.

Do’s and don’ts

When living in Groningen, it is good to know what you should and shouldn’t do. Especially since you might get a fine when you are doing something that is not allowed. The police has made a nice overview of everything you should and shouldn’t do while living in Groningen.

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