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There are 9 ways to get from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Hannover  •  3h 59m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) HAJ - WAW

316 zł - 741 zł

Cheapest option

Bus  •  13h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Hanover to Warszawa Centralna

173 zł - 243 zł

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Train to Hamburg, fly  •  5h 19m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) HAM - WAW

372 zł - 1 350 zł

Train, train to Berlin Brandenburg Apt, fly  •  5h 57m

  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 Warsaw Chopin (WAW) BER - WAW

297 zł - 1 497 zł

Train to Dusseldorf, fly  •  6h 30m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) DUS - WAW

587 zł - 1 623 zł

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Warsaw Chopin (WAW) FRA - WAW

518 zł - 1 242 zł

Train  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Warszawa Zachodnia Ec

465 zł - 709 zł

Bus via Warsaw  •  11h 41m

  1. Take the bus from Hanover central bus station to Warsaw N1320 / ...

179 zł - 241 zł

Drive  •  6h 53m

  1. Drive from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) 823.7 km

400 zł - 600 zł

Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) by train

The train journey time between Hanover and Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is around 12h 15m and covers a distance of around 822 km. The fastest train normally takes 8h 28m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, Deutsche Bahn Eurocity and others, the Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) train service departs from Hannover Hbf and arrives in Warszawa Lotnisko Chopina. Typically 23 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
12h 15m
Fastest train time:
8h 28m
Trains per week:
23
Cheapest price:
465 zł
Carbon emissions:
43 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
11:31
Last train departs at:
23:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) train schedules

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International entry into Poland from Germany

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Poland, as well as residents from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Australia, Canada, Cyprus, Georgia, Japan, Kuwait, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, South Korea, Thailand, Tunisia, United Kingdom and Vatican

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Conditions of entry into Poland from Germany

  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Germany
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
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  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 1
  • Health declaration required
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Poland from Germany.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • 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 Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is 800 190 590.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 800 190 590.

Yes, entry into Germany from Poland is currently restricted.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The most affordable way to get from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is to bus, which costs €35 - €55 and takes 13h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is to fly which costs €70 - €170 and takes 3h 59m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW). However, there are services departing from Hanover and arriving at Lotnisko Chopina - Odloty 01 via Dw. Centralny 02. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 48m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW). However, there are services departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Warszawa Lotnisko Chopina via Berlin Ostbahnhof and Warszawa Zachodnia peron 3. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 50m.

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The distance between Hanover and Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is 764 km. The road distance is 823.7 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) without a car is to train which takes 8h 50m and costs €100 - €160.

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It takes approximately 3h 59m to get from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW), including transfers.

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Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) bus services, operated by Visit Tour, depart from Hanover station.

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Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) 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 Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is to fly which takes 3h 59m and costs €70 - €170. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €100 - €160 and takes 8h 50m, you could also bus via Warsaw, which costs €35 - €55 and takes 11h 41m.

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW).
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  • Distance: 764.3 km
  • Duration: 3h 59m

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW), Poland?

LOT, Lufthansa and three other airlines fly from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) via Berlin Ostbahnhof and Warszawa Zachodnia peron 3 in around 8h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 1 800 zł
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 zł - 1 100 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 zł - 1 500 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
460 zł - 1 200 zł
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 zł - 1 700 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420 zł - 1 000 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw Chopin via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420 zł - 950 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Hannover to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
240 zł - 950 zł
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 zł - 750 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310 zł - 750 zł
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
490 zł - 1 900 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420 zł - 1 000 zł
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hannover to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
350 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 58m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 zł - 1 500 zł
Flights from Berlin Brandenburg Apt to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
310 zł - 750 zł
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
700 zł - 1 400 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw Chopin via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
420 zł - 950 zł
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw Chopin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 zł - 1 700 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Warsaw Chopin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
650 zł - 1 300 zł
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
480 zł - 800 zł
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw Chopin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
500 zł - 1 300 zł
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hamburg to Warsaw Chopin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
300 zł - 1 300 zł
Flights from Dusseldorf to Warsaw Chopin via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
330 zł - 1 400 zł
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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
160 zł - 220 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
210 zł - 300 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Duesseldorf Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
230 zł - 330 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
280 zł - 400 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
220 zł - 310 zł
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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
220 zł - 310 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin-Spandau
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
260 zł - 370 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin-Spandau to Flughafen Ber - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
160 zł - 230 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Berlin Ostbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
270 zł - 380 zł
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 Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
110 zł - 170 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from S Spandau Bhf to Flughafen BER - Terminal 1-2
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35 zł - 55 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
130 zł - 180 zł
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
130 zł - 190 zł
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 31m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
410 zł - 490 zł
Book at
Urlaubs-Express
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
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
100 zł - 250 zł
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
100 zł - 150 zł
1st Class
170 zł - 250 zł
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
60 zł - 80 zł
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
14 zł - 19 zł
Website
S-Bahn Berlin
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Warszawa Zachodnia
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
230 zł - 320 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Warsaw
Ave. Duration
11h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
180 zł - 220 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Visit Tour
Website
vt.by
Bus from Hanover to Warszawa Centralna
Ave. Duration
13h 20m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
100 zł - 150 zł
Schedules at
vt.by

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The quickest flight from Hannover Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 35m.

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Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) bus services, operated by Visit Tour, arrive at Warszawa Centralna station.

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Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Eurocity, arrive at Warszawa Zachodnia station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW) is 824 km. It takes approximately 6h 53m to drive from Hanover to Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW).

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LOT, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Hannover Airport to Warsaw Chopin Airport.

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There are 444+ hotels available in Warsaw Chopin Airport (WAW). Prices start at 500 zł 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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