How to get from Essen to Hanover

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from Essen to Hanover

You can get from Essen to Hanover by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Essen to Hanover on 09 Aug we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

17:37Essen Hbf2h24 20:01Hanover Hbf
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18:23Essen Hbf2h05 20:28Hanover Hbf
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17:53Essen Hbf2h25 20:18Hanover Hbf
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07:52Essen Hbf2h26 10:18Hanover Hbf
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Travel Information from Essen to Hanover

distanceDistance131 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £305
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £24 • 2 h 5 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or FlixTrain

Travel 131 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Essen to Hanover. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 5 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or FlixTrain among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Essen to Hanover.

Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Hanover

Travel 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 Essen to Hanover.

There are 4 ways to travel from Essen to Hanover including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Essen to Hanover. Tickets for a coach cost on average £23.

This is compared to other travel options to Hanover:

A coach is about £282 less than a flight, which costs on average £305 for this route.

A coach is £1 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Essen to Hanover costing on average £24.

The quickest way to travel between Essen and Hanover is by train, which takes on average 2 h 5 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by coach can take 3 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 3 h 5 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 131 miles from Essen to Hanover.

The average frequency per day from Essen to Hanover is:

  • 4 coaches a day.
  • 30 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Hanover from Essen as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Essen to Hanover:

  • Coaches most often depart from Essen at Essen, Freiheit / Am Hauptbahnhof (Ruhrbahn KundenCenter) and arrive in Hanover at Hanover.
  • Trains most often depart from Essen at Essen Hbf and arrive in Hanover at Hannover Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Essen to Hanover:

  • You can travel between Essen and Hanover by coach with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £23 with Flixbus from Essen to Hanover.
  • You can take a flight from Essen to Hanover with Lufthansa Cityline. Cheap tickets can be found for £305 with Lufthansa Cityline from Essen to Hanover.
  • You can go to Hanover from Essen by train with FlixTrain. You'll see cheap train tickets for £24 with FlixTrain from Essen to Hanover on Omio.
Your journey from Essen to Hanover doesn't have to end in Hanover. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Munich. If you’d like to add Berlin, Hamburg or Munich to your Essen to Hanover trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Hanover today!

Before travelling from Essen to Hanover, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £23 one way for this route.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is on average £305 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £24 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Essen to Hanover tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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