There are 8 ways to get from Utrecht to Hanover by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hannover, ZOB am Hbf 101 / ...

$19 - $65

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Train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort to Hannover Hbf Intercity

$46 - $85

Train via Hengelo  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
  2. Take the train from Hengelo to Bielefeld Hbf
  3. Take the train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice / ...

$58 - $89

Drive, train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf Ice

$80 - $116

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Utrecht to Hanover 219.9 miles

$50 - $80

Train, fly to Hannover  •  4 h 25 min

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

$83 - $284

Train, fly to Bremen  •  5 h

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

$100 - $388

Train, fly to Hamburg  •  6 h 15 min

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

$97 - $281

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan and arriving at Hannover, ZOB am Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Utrecht to Hanover. However, there are services departing from Utrecht Centraal and arriving at Hannover Hbf via Amersfoort. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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The distance between Utrecht and Hanover is 316 km. The road distance is 351.9 km.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Hanover without a car is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs .

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The bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hannover, ZOB am Hbf takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Utrecht to Hanover bus services, operated by Arriva NL, depart from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan station.

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Utrecht to Hanover train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amersfoort station.

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The best way to get from Utrecht to Hanover is to bus which takes 4 h 30 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 5 h 3 min.

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

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Utrecht to Hanover bus services, operated by Arriva NL, arrive at Hannover, ZOB am Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Utrecht to Hanover.
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  • Distance: 197.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 30 min

What companies run services between Utrecht, Netherlands and Hanover, Germany?

Arriva NL operates a bus from Utrecht to Hanover once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $65 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Dutch Railways (NS) operates a train from Utrecht to Hanover every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 3 h 42 min.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Hannover
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Bremen
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $420
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Train operators
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 to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
ns.nl
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eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Hengelo
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Hengelo to Bielefeld Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
eurobahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bielefeld Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Arriva NL
Website
arriva.nl
Bus from Utrecht Centraal, Croeselaan to Hannover, ZOB am Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Website
arriva.nl
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Utrecht to Hanover ZOB
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Utrecht to Hanover
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Utrecht to Hanover train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Hannover Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Utrecht to Hanover is 352 km. It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to drive from Utrecht to Hanover.

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KLM offers flights from Amsterdam Airport to Hannover Airport.

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Book your Utrecht to Hanover bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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