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There are 4 ways to get from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf by train, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 7m

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf Ice / ...

€45 - €85

3 alternative options

Train via Porta Westfalica  •  4h

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Porta Westfalica Re
  2. Take the train from Porta Westfalica to Essen Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Essen Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf Re / ...

Drive  •  2h 16m

  1. Drive from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf 247.6 km

€26 - €40

Fly  •  5h 22m

  1. Fly from Hannover (HAJ) to Dusseldorf (DUS) HAJ - DUS

€91 - €343

Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf by train

The train journey time between Hanover and Wuppertal Hbf is around 2h 21m and covers a distance of around 249 km. The fastest train normally takes 2h 13m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and Deutsche Bahn Intercity, the Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf train service departs from Hannover Hbf and arrives in Wuppertal Hbf. Typically 142 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
2h 21m
Fastest train time:
2h 13m
Trains per week:
142
Cheapest price:
€45
Carbon emissions:
13 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
05:40
Last train departs at:
21:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf train schedules

Hanover → Wuppertal Hbf
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Wuppertal Hbf is 116 117.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf is to drive which costs €26 - €40 and takes 2h 16m.

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The quickest way to get from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf is to train which costs €45 - €85 and takes 2h 7m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Wuppertal Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 7m.

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The distance between Hanover and Wuppertal Hbf is 217 km. The road distance is 247.6 km.

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The best way to get from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf without a car is to train which takes 2h 7m and costs €45 - €85.

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The train from Hannover Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf takes 2h 7m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf 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 Wuppertal Hbf is to train which takes 2h 7m and costs €45 - €85. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs €90 - €350 and takes 5h 22m.

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There is no direct flight from Hannover Airport to Dusseldorf Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 10m and has one stopover.

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Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Wuppertal Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf.
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  • Distance: 216.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 7m

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Wuppertal Hbf, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Hannover Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €45 - €70 and the journey takes 2h 7m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, Lufthansa, KLM and seven other airlines fly from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf hourly.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €480
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €440
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€85 - €370
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €480
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €300
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Split
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €320
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6h 17m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€130 - €350
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€85 - €290
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Mahon
Ave. Duration
6h 50m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €230
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Corfu
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€120 - €240
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €240
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Jerez
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€130 - €260
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €410
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€85 - €370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€70 - €330
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€85 - €280
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Hannover to Dusseldorf via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€85 - €360
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 Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €70
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 Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 32m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
WestfalenBahn GmbH
Phone
+49 521 55777755
Email
info@westfalenbahn.de
Website
westfalenbahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Porta Westfalica
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
WestfalenBahn GmbH
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Porta Westfalica to Essen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
National Express Rail
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Essen Hbf to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Essen Hauptbahnhof to Wuppertal Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Abellio NRW

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Yes, the driving distance between Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf is 248 km. It takes approximately 2h 16m to drive from Hanover to Wuppertal Hbf.

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Swiss, Austrian Airlines, British Airways and six other airlines offer flights from Hannover Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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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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