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Train, ferry  •  8h 30m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg-Altona Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H Ic
  3. Take the train from København H to Helsingør 029
  4. Take the ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation

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Bus  •  11h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Hanover central bus station to Copenhagen central train station 073 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade - Oslo Central Bus Station / ...

324 kr - 391 kr

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Train via Copenhagen  •  9h 20m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H Ic
  3. Take the train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation

858 kr - 1963 kr

Train  •  12h 39m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Buchholz(Nordheide) Re
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Centralstation
  3. Take the train from Malmö C to Helsingborg C 029

475 kr - 804 kr

Drive  •  6h 40m

  1. Drive from Hanover to Helsingborg 719.1 km

850 kr - 1300 kr

Fly from Hannover, train  •  5h 52m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Copenhagen (CPH) HAJ - CPH
  2. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Helsingborg Centralstation

975 kr - 2602 kr

Train to Hamburg, fly, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Copenhagen (CPH) HAM - CPH
  3. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Helsingborg Centralstation

718 kr - 3043 kr

Train, train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
  2. Take the train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
  3. Fly from Berlin Brandenburg Apt (BER) to Copenhagen (CPH) BER - CPH
  4. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Helsingborg Centralstation

602 kr - 3239 kr

Train to Dusseldorf, fly, train  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Copenhagen (CPH) DUS - CPH
  3. Take the train from Copenhagen Airport to Helsingborg Centralstation

1225 kr - 2838 kr

Hanover to Helsingborg by train and ferry

The journey time between Hanover and Helsingborg is around 7h 53m and covers a distance of around 709 km. The fastest journey normally takes 7h 40m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Regional and others, the Hanover to Helsingborg service departs from Hannover Hbf and arrives in Helsingborg Centralstation. Typically 15 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
7h 53m
Fastest journey time:
7h 40m
Journey distance:
709 km
Services per week:
15
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
37 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:01
Last service departs at:
15:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hanover to Helsingborg train and ferry schedules

Germany → Sweden
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Sweden, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Australia, Cyprus, Hong Kong, Israel, Japan, Lebanon, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Rwanda, San Marino, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, United States and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Sweden from Germany

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
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Rules to follow in Sweden

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The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Sweden from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Helsingborg is 11313.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Helsingborg is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Helsingborg is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 11313.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Germany from Sweden.

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Last updated: 28 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Helsingborg is to bus which costs €30 - €40 and takes 11h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from Hanover to Helsingborg is to fly and train which costs €95 - €260 and takes 5h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hanover station to Helsingborg. However, there are services departing from Hanover central bus station and arriving at Helsingborg via Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hanover to Helsingborg station. However, there are services departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Helsingborg Centralstation via Hamburg Hbf and København H. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 20m.

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The distance between Hanover and Helsingborg is 452 km. The road distance is 719.1 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Helsingborg without a car is to train and ferry which takes 8h 30m and costs .

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It takes approximately 8h 30m to get from Hanover to Helsingborg, including transfers.

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

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Hanover to Helsingborg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Hannover Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Helsingborg is to train via Copenhagen which takes 9h 20m and costs €80 - €200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €40 and takes 11h 2m.

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Helsingborg.
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  • Distance: 451.8 km
  • Duration: 8h 30m

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Helsingborg, Sweden?

You can take a train from Hanover to Helsingborg via Hamburg Hbf, Koebenhavn H, and København H in around 9h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanover to Helsingborg via Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade in around 11h 2m.

Airlines
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hannover to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
800 kr - 3600 kr
Flights from Hamburg to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
550 kr - 3300 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
700 kr - 2400 kr
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
410 kr - 1400 kr
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
600 kr - 2100 kr
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
2000 kr - 3400 kr
Flights from Dusseldorf to Copenhagen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
1400 kr - 3900 kr
Norwegian Air International
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
100 kr - 2400 kr
Norwegian Air Shuttle
Website
norwegian.com
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
340 kr - 2600 kr
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).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
370 kr - 550 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
360 kr - 500 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
480 kr - 700 kr
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
500 kr - 750 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Altona to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
500 kr - 700 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Koebenhavn H
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
900 kr - 1300 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
600 kr - 850 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
360 kr - 500 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
270 kr - 390 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
260 kr - 380 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
80 kr - 120 kr
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Danish Railways (DSB)
Phone
70 13 14 15
Website
dsb.dk
Train from Hamburg-Altona to København H
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
440 kr - 600 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from København H to Helsingør St.
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
90 kr - 130 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Train from Hamburg Hbf to København H
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
440 kr - 650 kr
Website
Danish Railways (DSB)
Öresundståg
Phone
0771-77 77 11
Email
bokningssupporten@oresundstag.se
Website
oresundstag.se
Train from København H to Helsingør
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
95 kr - 140 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from København H to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
150 kr - 220 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Malmö C to Helsingborg C
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 kr - 170 kr
Website
Öresundståg
Train from Copenhagen Airport to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
140 kr - 210 kr
Website
Öresundståg
metronom
Phone
+49 581 97164164
Email
presse@der-metronom.de
Website
der-metronom.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
metronom
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
300 kr - 420 kr
Website
HVV
Train from Hannover Hbf to Buchholz
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
240 kr - 340 kr
Website
HVV
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
900 kr - 1100 kr
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Erixx
Phone
05191/ 96944-250
Website
erixx.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Buchholz(Nordheide)
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Erixx
Snälltåget
Phone
+46 771-26 00 00
Email
snalltaget@snalltaget.se
Website
snalltaget.se
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Malmö Centralstation
Ave. Duration
8h 11m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
210 kr - 260 kr
Website
Snälltåget
Skånetrafiken
Phone
+46 77 177 77 77
Website
skanetrafiken.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21 kr
Website
Skånetrafiken
Swedish Railways (SJ)
Phone
+46 77 175 75 75
Email
kundservice@sj.se
Website
sj.se
Train from Malmö Centralstation to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
80 kr - 210 kr
Website
Swedish Railways (SJ)
1st Class Ticket
160 kr - 210 kr
2nd Class Ticket
80 kr - 100 kr
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
240 kr - 550 kr
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
240 kr - 330 kr
1st Class
390 kr - 550 kr
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
140 kr - 180 kr
Website
Flixtrain
S-Bahn Berlin
Phone
+49 30 29743333
Website
sbahn.berlin
Train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
30 kr - 45 kr
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hanover central bus station to Copenhagen central train station
Ave. Duration
8h 5m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
240 kr - 300 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Copenhagen central train station to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80 kr - 100 kr
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Vy bus4you
Website
bustickets.distribusion.com
Bus from Copenhagen Ingerslevsgade to Helsingborg
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
100 kr - 600 kr
Schedules at
bustickets.distribusion.com
Ferry operators
ForSea
Phone
042-18 61 00
Email
kundservice@forseaferries.com
Website
forsea.se
Ferry from Helsingør to Helsingborg Centralstation
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
ForSea

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The quickest flight from Hannover Airport to Copenhagen Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Hanover to Helsingborg bus services, operated by Vy bus4you, arrive at Helsingborg station.

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Hanover to Helsingborg train services, operated by Öresundståg, arrive at Helsingborg Centralstation.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Helsingborg is 719 km. It takes approximately 6h 40m to drive from Hanover to Helsingborg.

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Scandinavian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Hannover Airport to Copenhagen Airport.

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There are 59+ hotels available in Helsingborg. Prices start at 1000 kr SEK per night.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Hannover Airport is to train which takes 18 min and costs €3 - €9.

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