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Train Information from Rotterdam to Hanover

distanceDistance224 miles (361 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price£20 (€22)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Rotterdam to Hanover cover the 224 miles (361 km) long journey taking on average 5 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £20, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £17. Travellers depart most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal and arrive in Hannover Hbf.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect route from Rotterdam to Hanover with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train timetables between Rotterdam and Hanover and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Rotterdam and Hanover by DB is 224 miles (361 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Rotterdam and Hanover is £17.

DB is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while WCs are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Rotterdam to Hanover
Travel by train to Hanover easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Rotterdam to Hanover.
FAQs
Is cross-border travel by train between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Hanover, Germany allowed?

Travel by train between Rotterdam, Netherlands and Hanover, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Hanover from Rotterdam restricted?

International entry is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Rotterdam?

Entry Requirements:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 10 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the safety rules to follow in Hanover, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance required: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask required: Mandatory

The above information was last checked on 16/09/2021. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Rotterdam to Hanover closer to your date of departure here.

Are there restrictions on returning to Netherlands from Germany by train?

Return travel from Germany to Netherlands is: Fully open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Rotterdam from Hanover?

Entry into Netherlands is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Netherlands from Hanover?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Rotterdam, Netherlands?

The government of Netherlands has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 14/09/2021. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Rotterdam from Hanover.

How much does a cheap train between Rotterdam and Hanover cost?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Rotterdam and Hanover for the next 7 days starting from £17  one way.
What is the average price of train tickets to Hanover from Rotterdam?
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Rotterdam to Hanover train to cost on average £20  one way.
What is the distance to Hanover from Rotterdam via train?
The train distance from Rotterdam to Hanover is around 224 miles (361 km).
What is the average Rotterdam to Hanover train duration?
On average the Rotterdam to Hanover train time is 5 h 28 min  covering the 224 miles (361 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and bank holidays.
What is the departure train station in Rotterdam and arrival train station in Hanover?

Some of the Rotterdam train stations to Hanover you can start your journey from include Rotterdam Centraal, Rotterdam Central Station and Rotterdam Noord. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Hanover include Hannover Hbf, Hannover-Kleefeld and Hannover Bismarckstr.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Rotterdam Centraal   and arriving in Hannover Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Rotterdam located? Where is the arrival train station in Hanover located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Rotterdam Centraal, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city centre of Rotterdam.

The most popular arrival train station, Hannover Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre of Hanover.

Which train providers should I travel with from Rotterdam to Hanover?
When taking a train from Rotterdam to Hanover, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Hanover. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service between Rotterdam and Hanover and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
What are the first and last departure train times from Rotterdam to Hanover?
The first train from Rotterdam to Hanover leaves at 10: 35   and the last train for this leaves at 16: 50. Omio shows you the latest train from Rotterdam to Hanover times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
How early should I book Rotterdam to Hanover train tickets to get the best deals?
If you buy Rotterdam to Hanover train tickets within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average £20. However, booking in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Rotterdam to Hanover. Look out for train tickets for this route to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Rotterdam
Hanover
Rotterdam Centraal
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