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There are 8 ways to get from Hanover to Hook of Holland by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Amersfoort Centraal Ic
  2. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Rotterdam Alexander Intercity

84€ - 125€

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Bus  •  7h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Hanover central bus station to The Hague N1325

30€ - 35€

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Train via Ibbenbüren  •  7h 18m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Ibbenbueren Re
  2. Take the train from Ibbenbueren to Hengelo Re
  3. Take the train from Hengelo to Amersfoort Centraal
  4. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Rotterdam Alexander

32€ - 72€

Drive  •  4h 26m

  1. Drive from Hanover to Hook of Holland 474.2 km

55€ - 90€

Train to Bremen, fly, train  •  4h 57m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) BRE - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Schiedam Centrum

117€ - 602€

Fly from Hannover, train  •  5h 12m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) HAJ - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Schiedam Centrum

125€ - 394€

Train to Dusseldorf, fly, train  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) DUS - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Schiedam Centrum

120€ - 296€

Train to Hamburg, fly, train  •  6h 42m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) HAM - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Schiedam Centrum

76€ - 326€

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Hook of Holland is 1351.

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The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Hook of Holland is to bus which costs 30€ - 35€ and takes 7h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Hanover to Hook of Holland is to drive which costs 55€ - 90€ and takes 4h 26m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hanover station to Hook of Holland. However, there are services departing from Hanover central bus station and arriving at Hoek van Holland, Herman Visser via Den Haag, Centraal Station, Den Haag, Station Hollands Spoor and Den Haag, Leyenburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 39m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hanover to Hook of Holland. However, there are services departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Hoek van Holland, Hoek van Holland Haven via Amersfoort Centraal and Rotterdam, Alexander. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 57m.

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The distance between Hanover and Hook of Holland is 384 km. The road distance is 474.2 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Hook of Holland without a car is to train which takes 5h 57m and costs 80€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Hanover to Hook of Holland, including transfers.

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Hanover to Hook of Holland bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Hanover central bus station.

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Hanover to Hook of Holland train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Hannover Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Hook of Holland is to train which takes 5h 57m and costs 80€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 35€ and takes 7h 39m.

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Hook of Holland.
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  • Distance: 384.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Hook of Holland, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Hanover to Hook of Holland via Amersfoort Centraal, Rotterdam Alexander, and Rotterdam, Alexander in around 5h 57m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Hanover central bus station to The Hague once daily. Tickets cost 22€ - 27€ and the journey takes 6h 5m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bremen to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 290€
Flights from Hannover to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 420€
Flights from Dusseldorf to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 440€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hamburg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
30€ - 130€
Train operators
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 Amersfoort Centraal
Ave. Duration
3h 44m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Amersfoort Centraal to Rotterdam Alexander
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
11€ - 26€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
18€ - 26€
Train from Hengelo to Amersfoort Centraal
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 35€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
14€ - 20€
1st Class
23€ - 35€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Schiedam Centrum
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 23€
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
10€ - 14€
1st Class
17€ - 23€
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Ibbenbueren
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Ibbenbueren to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 7€
Website
Eurobahn
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 Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.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 Bremen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Train from Hannover Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
90€ - 110€
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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
29€ - 45€
Website
HVV
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hanover central bus station to The Hague
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 27€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Bremen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Hanover to Hook of Holland bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at The Hague station.

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Hanover to Hook of Holland train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Rotterdam Alexander station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Hook of Holland is 474 km. It takes approximately 4h 26m to drive from Hanover to Hook of Holland.

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KLM offers flights from Bremen Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 199+ hotels available in Hook of Holland. Prices start at 75€ 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€ - 10€.

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