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

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

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice

$140 - $220

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover to Basel, Basel central station N33

$40 - $75

8 alternative options

Train Urlaubs-Express  •  8 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Lörrach Hbf

$129 - $163

Night train  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the night train from Hannover Hbf to Basel Bad Bf Ice / ...

$65 - $210

Drive  •  5 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Hanover to Basel 419 miles

$85 - $130

Fly Hannover to Basel  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Basel (BSL) HAJ - BSL

$110 - $344

Train to Hamburg, fly to Basel  •  5 h 30 min

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

$89 - $298

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  4 h 34 min

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

$149 - $382

Fly Hannover to Stuttgart, bus, train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Stuttgart (STR) HAJ - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel Bad Bf

$130 - $300

Train to Hamburg, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Zurich (ZRH) HAM - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB

$119 - $334

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Basel, Switzerland?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hanover to Basel every 4 hours. Tickets cost $140 - $220 and the journey takes 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hanover to Basel once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 10 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Hamburg to Basel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Hannover to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Hannover to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
Flights from Hamburg to Zurich via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Zurich via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $460
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Hamburg to Basel via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $750
Flights from Hannover to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Zurich
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Zurich via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Zurich via Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $360
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Hamburg to Basel via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Hamburg to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $460
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Hamburg to Basel via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hannover to Basel via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hannover to Basel via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
5 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $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
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel Bad Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Lörrach Hbf
Ave. Duration
7 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Book at
buchung.urlaubs-express.de
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Hannover Hbf to Basel Badischer Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
7 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Zürich HB to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $29
1st Class
$43 - $44
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hanover to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Hanover to Basel?

The distance between Hanover and Basel is 557 km. The road distance is 670 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Hanover to Basel?

The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Basel is to bus which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 10 h 5 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Hanover to Basel?

The quickest way to get from Hanover to Basel is to train and fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs 120€ - 310€.

Is there a direct train between Hanover and Basel?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Basel Bad Bf. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

Is there a direct bus between Hanover and Basel?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hanover and arriving at Basel, Basel central station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 h 5 min.

How long does it take to get from Hanover to Basel?

The train from Hannover Hbf to Basel Bad Bf takes 5 h 4 min including transfers and departs every four hours.