NS TRAIN SERVICES AND STATIONS
The capital of Groningen province, in the northeastern part of the country. On what historically was a through line from Harlingen and Leeuwarden, extending east to Nieuweschans and beyond into Germany. Immediately east of the station, a line diverges south to Zwolle. This is the most important line and the only electrified line serving Groningen. Immediately west of the station, a branch line diverges north and east to Delfzijl. At Sauwerd, 11 km north of Groningen, another branch line extends further north and east to Roodeschool.
Mapping the Station and Lines
Zoomable Google Maps show the station and rail routes in the area.
Wikipedia link containing further station information and history.