There are 8 ways to get from Hanover to Brussels by train, bus, 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 21 min

  1. Ice
  2. Ice

$91 - $134

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  8 h 10 min

  1. 081

$28 - $50

6 alternative options

Bus Arriva NL  •  7 h 8 min

  1. 101
  2. Ouibus

$56 - $78

Bus Eurolines DE  •  8 h 43 min

$76 - $126

Drive  •  4 h 25 min

  1. 302.4 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Hamburg, fly to Brussels  •  5 h 24 min

  1. HAM - BRU

$71 - $183

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels  •  4 h 54 min

  1. FRA - BRU

$157 - $375

Train to Bremen, fly to Amsterdam, train  •  5 h 30 min

  1. BRE - AMS

$141 - $444

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Brussels, Belgium?

You can take a train from Hanover to Brussels via Köln Hbf in around 5 h 21 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanover to Brussels via Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan and Utrecht in around 7 h 8 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Hamburg to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Bruxelles-Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
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 Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Schiphol (Airport) to Bruxelles-Midi
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$80 - $110
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Hannover, ZOB am Hbf to Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
arriva.nl
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Utrecht to Brussels Schaerbeek - North Train station
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
Ouibus
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hanover to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Hanover to Duisburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Duisburg to Bruxelles - North
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hanover and Brussels is 408 km. The road distance is 484 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Brussels is to bus which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 8 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from Hanover to Brussels is to drive which takes 4 h 25 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

No, there is no direct train from Hanover to Brussels. However, there are services departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Bruxelles-Nord via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 21 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Hanover and arriving at Brussels, Brussels-North station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 21 min to get from Hanover to Brussels, including transfers.