There are 9 ways to get from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly Cologne Bonn to Hannover  •  3h 20m

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hannover (HAJ) CGN - HAJ

100€ - 370€

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Train via Werther  •  4h 39m

  1. Take the train from Köln Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Bielefeld Hbf Re6 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

12€ - 132€

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Fly Cologne Bonn to Hamburg, train  •  3h 43m

  1. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hamburg (HAM) CGN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf

49€ - 211€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Hannover  •  5h 11m

  1. Take the train from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen to Duesseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hannover (HAJ) DUS - HAJ

58€ - 337€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Hannover  •  3h 3m

  1. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hannover (HAJ) FRA - HAJ

90€ - 332€

Train  •  3h 31m

  1. Take the train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

20€ - 116€

Train via Dortmund  •  5h 21m

  1. Take the train from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Dortmund to Hanover, Hanover central station Flx30

16€ - 67€

Bus  •  6h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Essen 227 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Essen to Hanover N1320 / ...

24€ - 36€

Drive  •  2h 43m

  1. Drive from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) 298.1 km

35€ - 55€

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The cheapest way to get from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 6h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 43m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ). However, there are services departing from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen and arriving at Hannover Flughafen via Koeln Hbf and Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 31m.

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The distance between Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) and Hannover Airport (HAJ) is 250 km. The road distance is 298.1 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) without a car is to train which takes 3h 31m and costs 20€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to Hannover (HAJ), including transfers and time at the airport.

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Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Koeln Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) is to fly which takes 3h 20m and costs 100€ - 370€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 20€ - 120€ and takes 3h 31m, you could also bus, which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 6h 16m.

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There is no direct flight from Cologne Bonn Airport to Hannover Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 20m and has one stopover.

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Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Hannover Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ).
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  • Distance: 249.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN), Germany and Hannover Airport (HAJ), Germany?

Lufthansa, Eurowings and four other airlines fly from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) hourly. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) hourly. Tickets cost 55€ - 80€ and the journey takes 2h 40m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 750€
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hannover via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 32m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
170€ - 800€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 420€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 550€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 430€
Flights from Frankfurt to Hannover
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 380€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
120€ - 490€
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 260€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
55€ - 250€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 370€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 600€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 6m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
70€ - 430€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 470€
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hannover via Mahon
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hannover via Trieste
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
110€ - 460€
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 17m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 330€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hannover via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 450€
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Cologne Bonn to Hannover via Skopje
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
100€ - 370€
Train operators
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 Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
HVV
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 15€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Köln Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Koeln/Bonn Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
VRR
Phone
+49 209 1584-0
Email
info@vrr.de
Website
vrr.de
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Dortmund Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
2€
Website
VRR
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 Siegburg/Bonn to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 40€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
16€ - 23€
1st Class
27€ - 40€
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Cologne, Cologne central station to Hanover, Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Bielefeld, Bielefeld central station to Hanover, Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain
Train from Dortmund to Hanover, Hanover central station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 15€
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 Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Essen
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Essen to Hanover
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ) is 298 km. It takes approximately 2h 43m to drive from Cologne/Bonn Apt Airport (CGN) to Hannover Airport (HAJ).

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Swiss, Wizz Air, TUIfly and two other airlines offer flights from Cologne Bonn Airport to Hannover Airport.

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