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There are 8 ways to get from Bamberg to Hanover by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 46m

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Wuerzburg Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

€66 - €118

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Rideshare  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the rideshare from Bamberg to Hanover 402.3 km

€18 - €24

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Train via Erfurt  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Erfurt Hbf to Goettingen Re
  3. Take the train from Goettingen to Nordstemmen Re / ...

€73 - €105

Bus  •  7h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Bamberg train station to Würzburg Main Station N1326 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Würzburg Main Station to Hanover central bus station N24 / ...

€27 - €32

Drive  •  3h 37m

  1. Drive from Bamberg to Hanover 403.1 km

€40 - €65

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  5h 53m

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Hannover (HAJ) NUE - HAJ

€96 - €471

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Wuerzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hannover (HAJ) FRA - HAJ

€119 - €343

Train to Munich, fly  •  5h 12m

  1. Take the train from Bamberg to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Hannover (HAJ) MUC - HAJ

€88 - €338

Bamberg to Hanover by train

The train journey time between Bamberg and Hanover is around 3h 25m and covers a distance of around 426 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 5m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Bamberg to Hanover train service departs from Bamberg and arrives in Hannover Hbf. Typically 119 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
3h 25m
Fastest train time:
3h 5m
Train distance:
426 km
Trains per week:
119
Cheapest price:
€76
Carbon emissions:
22 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:45
Last train departs at:
23:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bamberg to Hanover train schedules

Bamberg → Hanover
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The cheapest way to get from Bamberg to Hanover is to rideshare which costs €18 - €24 and takes 4h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Bamberg to Hanover is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 37m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bamberg station to Hanover station. However, there are services departing from Bamberg train station and arriving at Hanover central bus station via Würzburg Main Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bamberg to Hanover. However, there are services departing from Bamberg and arriving at Hannover Hbf via Wuerzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 46m.

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The distance between Bamberg and Hanover is 287 km. The road distance is 403.1 km.

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The best way to get from Bamberg to Hanover without a car is to train which takes 3h 46m and costs €65 - €120.

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It takes approximately 3h 46m to get from Bamberg to Hanover, including transfers.

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Bamberg to Hanover bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bamberg train station.

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Bamberg to Hanover train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Bamberg station.

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The best way to get from Bamberg to Hanover is to train which takes 3h 46m and costs €65 - €120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €26 - €35 and takes 7h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Bamberg to Hanover.
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  • Distance: 286.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 46m

What companies run services between Bamberg, Germany and Hanover, Germany?

You can take a train from Bamberg to Hanover via Wuerzburg Hbf in around 3h 46m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bamberg to Hanover via Würzburg Main Station in around 7h 5m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €410
Flights from Frankfurt to Hannover
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€95 - €350
Flights from Munich to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €340
Flights from Munich to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€75 - €340
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Hannover via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €340
Turkish Airlines
Website
turkishairlines.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Hannover via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€160 - €450
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bamberg to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Erfurt Hbf to Goettingen
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €35
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Erfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €27
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bamberg to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
6h 26m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Goettingen to Nordstemmen
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
metronom
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Göttingen to Nordstemmen
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
HVV
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Train from Bamberg to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
VGN
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Bamberg to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bamberg to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bamberg train station to Würzburg Main Station
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Würzburg Main Station to Hanover central bus station
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Bamberg to Hanover
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €24
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Nuremberg Airport to Hannover Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 25m and has one stopover.

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Bamberg to Hanover bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Hanover central bus station.

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Bamberg to Hanover train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Hannover Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bamberg to Hanover is 403 km. It takes approximately 3h 37m to drive from Bamberg to Hanover.

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