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There are 10 ways to get from Brussels to Hanover by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

$108 - $158

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Bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hanover 081

$27 - $50

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Train Dutch Railways (NS)  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Centraal to Breda Ic
  2. Take the train from Breda to Deventer
  3. Take the train from Deventer to Hannover Hbf

$67 - $122

Drive, train  •  4h 26m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice

$84 - $122

Drive  •  4h 27m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Hanover 301.9 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Brussels to Hannover  •  4h 43m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hannover (HAJ) BRU - HAJ

$71 - $295

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Hannover  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Hannover (HAJ) AMS - HAJ

$101 - $316

Fly Brussels to Hamburg, train  •  5h 27m

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

$53 - $182

Train to Amsterdam Schiphol, fly to Bremen, train  •  6h 36m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Bremen (BRE) AMS - BRE
  3. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf

$118 - $420

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Hamburg, train  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf

$150 - $288

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Hanover is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 7h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Hanover is to drive and train which costs 70€ - 110€ and takes 4h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Hanover. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 45m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Hanover. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Hannover Hbf via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 54m.

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The distance between Brussels and Hanover is 408 km. The road distance is 483 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Hanover without a car is to train which takes 4h 54m and costs 90€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 4h 54m to get from Brussels to Hanover, including transfers.

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Brussels to Hanover bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Hanover train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Brusel Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Hanover is to train which takes 4h 54m and costs 90€ - 140€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 7h 45m, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 260€ and takes 4h 43m.

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Map of how to get from Brussels to Hanover.
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  • Distance: 255.2 miles
  • Duration: 4h 54m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Hanover, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Hanover via Köln Hbf in around 4h 54m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Hanover twice daily. Tickets cost $27 - $50 and the journey takes 7h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Breda to Deventer
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Deventer to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hanover
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Hannover Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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

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Brussels to Hanover train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Hannover Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Hanover is 483 km. It takes approximately 4h 27m to drive from Brussels to Hanover.

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KLM, Eurowings, Brussels Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Hannover Airport.

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There are 952+ hotels available in Hanover. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs 4€ - 18€.

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