There are 8 ways to get from Hanover to Barcelona by train, plane, taxi, bus or car

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Train to Hamburg, fly  •  7 h 9 min

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

$85 - $279

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Barcelona (BCN) FRA - BCN

$139 - $431

Train  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
  3. Take the train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants Tgv

$406 - $515

Train, taxi  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  4. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants Tgv / ...
  5. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar R1
  6. Take a taxi from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona

$403 - $548

Bus Eurolines DE  •  26 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Lloret de Mar
  3. Take the bus from Lloret de Mar to Barcelona - Ronda Sant Pere-Plaza Urquinaona 2

$129 - $231

Bus Eurolines FR  •  31 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Hannover to Marseille
  2. Take the bus from Marseille to Barcelona Nord 728 / ...

$195 - $341

Bus ALSA  •  4 days 6 h

  1. Take the bus from Hannover to Barcelona

$140 - $220

Drive  •  14 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Hanover to Barcelona 1043.1 miles

$210 - $320

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The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 240€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Hanover to Barcelona is to train and fly which costs 70€ - 240€ and takes 7 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hannover and arriving at Barcelona. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 4 days 6 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Hanover to Barcelona. However, there are services departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Barcelona Sants via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris Nord and Paris Gare de Lyon. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 30 min.

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The distance between Hanover and Barcelona is 1348 km. The road distance is 1668.9 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Barcelona without a car is to train which takes 14 h 30 min and costs 340€ - 440€.

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It takes approximately 7 h 9 min to get from Hanover to Barcelona, including transfers.

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Hanover to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, depart from Hannover station.

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Hanover to Barcelona train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Hannover Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Barcelona is to train which takes 14 h 30 min and costs 340€ - 440€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 110€ - 200€ and takes 26 h 54 min.

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Barcelona.
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  • Distance: 842.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 9 min

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Barcelona, Spain?

You can take a train from Hanover to Barcelona via Köln Hbf, Köln Hauptbahnhof, Paris-Nord, Paris Nord, Paris Gare De Lyon, and Paris Gare de Lyon in around 14 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanover to Barcelona via Frankfurt Hbf, Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof, and Lloret de Mar in around 26 h 54 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $360
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $400
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Barcelona via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,000
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $480
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Hamburg to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $480
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 Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Paris-Nord
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $190
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$140 - $190
1st Class
$190 - $270
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $310
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$70 - $80
1st Class
$100 - $140
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
en.oui.sncf
Barcelona Cercanías (RENFE)
Phone
900 41 00 41
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Malgrat de Mar
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hanover ZOB to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt - Hauptbahnhof to Lloret de Mar
Ave. Duration
19 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Hannover to Marseille
Ave. Duration
22 h 52 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$160 - $240
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Marseille to Barcelona Nord
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Marseille, Marseille St. Charles to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
ALSA

A Spanish subsidiary of National Express, ALSA provides bus and coach services across Spain and neighbouring countries including Portugal, France, Germany, the Netherlands, Italy, Poland and Malta. Founded in 1923, ALSA values service and the customer experience. Buses are equipped with communal TV screens showing movies, individual behind-seat screens, ALSA radio, app for books and music, and free WiFi so you’re never bored on your journey. ALSA services are accessible to people with disabilities, and guide dogs are welcome on all journeys. Flexibility is another highlight of an ALSA journey, with three types of tickets on offer - Frequent Traveller Pass, Share Pass and ALSA Pass, along with discounts for senior citizens, students and children.

Contact Details
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Hannover to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 days 6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
alsa.com
Other operators
Taxi from Malgrat de Mar to Barcelona
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Taxis de Blanes
Phone
+34 972 35 50 50
Website
taxisdeblanes.com

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The quickest flight from Hamburg Airport to Barcelona Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 30 min.

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Hanover to Barcelona bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Barcelona Nord station.

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Hanover to Barcelona train services, operated by TGV, arrive at Barcelona Sants station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Barcelona is 1669 km. It takes approximately 14 h 59 min to drive from Hanover to Barcelona.

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Norwegian Air International, Vueling Airlines, Air France and five other airlines offer flights from Hamburg Airport to Barcelona Airport.

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