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Train via Paris  •  9h 58m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 Tgv
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

€214 - €432

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Fly to Bremen, train  •  8h 20m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Bremen (BRE) BOD - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf

€39 - €222

7 alternative options

Train  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the train from Bordeaux St Jean to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi Tgv
  2. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

€190 - €400

Bus  •  20h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Brussels-North train station N743
  2. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Hanover central bus station 081

€66 - €79

Drive  •  12h 17m

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Hanover 1347.6 km

€140 - €220

Drive, car train  •  21h 51m

  1. Drive from Bordeaux to Lörrach Hbf
  2. Take the car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
  3. Drive from Hamburg Altona to Hanover

Fly to Hannover  •  6h 58m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Hannover (HAJ) BOD - HAJ

€70 - €377

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  6h 48m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Hamburg (HAM) BOD - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf

€69 - €256

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  8h 3m

  1. Fly from Bordeaux (BOD) to Frankfurt (FRA) BOD - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf

€90 - €277

Bordeaux to Hanover by train, walk and subway

The journey time between Bordeaux and Hanover is around 11h 34m and covers a distance of around 1365 km. The fastest journey normally takes 9h 24m. Operated by TGV inOui, Paris Metro, Thalys and others, the Bordeaux to Hanover service departs from Bordeaux St Jean and arrives in Hannover Hbf. Typically 21 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
11h 34m
Fastest journey time:
9h 24m
Journey distance:
1365 km
Services per week:
21
Cheapest price:
€253
Carbon emissions:
71 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:04
Last service departs at:
21:04

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bordeaux to Hanover train, walk and subway schedules

France → Germany
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  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hanover is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Hanover is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Hanover is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to France from Germany.

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The cheapest way to get from Bordeaux to Hanover is to bus which costs €65 - €80 and takes 20h 55m.

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The fastest way to get from Bordeaux to Hanover is to fly and train which takes 6h 48m and costs €65 - €260.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bordeaux to Hanover station. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux Saint-Jean and arriving at Hanover central bus station via Brussels-North train station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bordeaux to Hanover. However, there are services departing from Bordeaux St Jean and arriving at Hannover Hbf via Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Paris Nord and Koeln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 58m.

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The distance between Bordeaux and Hanover is 1127 km. The road distance is 1347.6 km.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Hanover without a car is to train via Paris which takes 9h 58m and costs €210 - €440.

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It takes approximately 9h 58m to get from Bordeaux to Hanover, including transfers.

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Bordeaux to Hanover bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bordeaux Saint-Jean station.

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Bordeaux to Hanover train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Bordeaux St Jean station.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Hanover is to train via Paris which takes 9h 58m and costs €210 - €440. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €65 - €80 and takes 20h 55m, you could also fly, which costs €65 - €380 and takes 6h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Bordeaux to Hanover.
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  • Distance: 1127.5 km
  • Duration: 9h 58m

What companies run services between Bordeaux, France and Hanover, Germany?

You can take a train from Bordeaux to Hanover via Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord, and Koeln Hbf in around 9h 58m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bordeaux to Hanover via Brussels-North train station in around 20h 55m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €330
Flights from Bordeaux to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Bordeaux to Hannover via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €330
Flights from Bordeaux to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €500
Flights from Bordeaux to Bremen via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €370
Flights from Bordeaux to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €410
Flights from Bordeaux to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €380
Flights from Bordeaux to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €350
Flights from Bordeaux to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €330
Flights from Bordeaux to Bremen via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €360
Flights from Bordeaux to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €410
Flights from Bordeaux to Frankfurt via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€100 - €360
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €330
Flights from Bordeaux to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€160 - €380
Flights from Bordeaux to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €350
Flights from Bordeaux to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€200 - €440
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €280
Flights from Bordeaux to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Bremen via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€18 - €110
Flights from Bordeaux to Bremen via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€23 - €130
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hannover via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €300
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€50 - €190
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hamburg via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €310
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Bordeaux to Hamburg via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €310
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€85 - €110
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€85 - €100
1st Class
€95 - €110
Train from Bordeaux St Jean to Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
5h 44m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€130 - €180
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€130 - €160
1st Class
€150 - €180
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Paris Nord to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Website
Thalys
Standard
€110 - €150
Comfort
€120 - €160
Premium
€160 - €230
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €130
Website
Thalys
Standard
€65 - €90
Comfort
€75 - €100
Premium
€90 - €130
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 Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €85
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 Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€65 - €90
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€50 - €70
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Flixtrain
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Car train from Lörrach Hbf to Hamburg Altona
Ave. Duration
11h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
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 Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Bremen Hauptbahnhof to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Train from Hamburg Hauptbahnhof to Hannover Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€90 - €110
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
metronom
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
HVV
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 Bordeaux Saint-Jean to Brussels-North train station
Ave. Duration
11h 50m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Hanover central bus station
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€24 - €29
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Bordeaux Airport to Hannover Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 50m and has one stopover.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bordeaux to Hanover is 1348 km. It takes approximately 12h 17m to drive from Bordeaux to Hanover.

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Air France, British Airways, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Bordeaux Airport to Hannover Airport.

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Book your Bordeaux to Hanover bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 195+ hotels available in Hanover. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Bordeaux to Bordeaux Airport is to line 1 bus which takes 33 min and costs €2.

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