There are 4 ways to get from Groningen to Hanover by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus, train  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Leer Snelbus i.p.v. trein / ...
  2. Take the train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf Ic

$49 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Groningen to Hanover 175

$17 - $29

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Groningen to Zwolle
  2. Take the train from Zwolle to Hengelo
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Hannover Hbf

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Groningen to Hanover 186.7 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Groningen to Hanover is to bus which costs 15€ - 25€ and takes 4 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Groningen to Hanover is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Groningen and arriving at Hanover. Services depart once a week, and operate Wednesday. The journey takes approximately 4 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Groningen to Hanover. However, there are services departing from Groningen and arriving at Hannover Hbf via Zwolle and Hengelo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Groningen and Hanover is 233 km. The road distance is 298.7 km.

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The best way to get from Groningen to Hanover without a car is to bus and train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs 40€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Groningen to Hanover, including transfers.

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

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Map of how to get from Groningen to Hanover.
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  • Distance: 145.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Groningen, Netherlands and Hanover, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Groningen to Hanover once a week. Tickets cost $17 - $29 and the journey takes 4 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Groningen to Hanover via Zwolle and Hengelo in around 5 h 23 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leer(Ostfriesl) to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Groningen to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Hengelo to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Blauwnet
Website
blauwnet.nl
Train from Zwolle to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
blauwnet.nl
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arriva.nl
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Groningen to Leer
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Groningen to Hanover
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $29
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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