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There are 3 ways to get from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by plane, train or car

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Fly  •  1h 12m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Frankfurt (FRA) HAJ - FRA

74€ - 331€

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Train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...

63€ - 105€

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Drive  •  3h 21m

  1. Drive from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) 365.7 km

35€ - 60€

Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) by train

The train journey time between Hannover Airport (HAJ) and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is around 3h 34m and covers a distance of around 350 km. The fastest train normally takes 3h 24m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and Deutsche Bahn Intercity, the Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train service departs from Hannover Flughafen and arrives in Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. Typically 115 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train schedules

Hannover Airport (HAJ) → Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level)
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The cheapest way to get from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to fly which costs 70€ - 340€ and takes 1h 12m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level). However, there are services departing from Hannover Flughafen and arriving at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf via Hannover Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Hannover Airport (HAJ) and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 271 km. The road distance is 365.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) without a car is to train which takes 3h 42m and costs 60€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 1h 12m to get from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), including transfers.

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Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Hannover Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is to fly which takes 1h 12m and costs 70€ - 340€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 3h 42m.

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The quickest flight from Hannover Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Frankfurt(Main)Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).
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  • Distance: 271.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 12m

What companies run services between Hannover Airport (HAJ), Germany and Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level), Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) twice daily. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 60€ - 85€ and the journey takes 3h. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route twice daily.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
70€ - 310€
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).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h
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.

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Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level) is 366 km. It takes approximately 3h 21m to drive from Hannover Airport (HAJ) to Frankfurt (Main) Hauptbahnhof (low level).

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