The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Essen to Hanover is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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2 h 7 m
2 h 31 m
Trains per day
Of the 4 trains that leave Essen for Hanover every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||131 miles (212 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 7 min|
|Average train ticket price||$34 (€30)|
|Train frequency||21 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 21 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Essen to Hanover cover the 131 miles (212 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 7 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 21 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $34 (€30), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $26 (€23). Travelers depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Hannover Hbf.
Find the best trains from Essen to Hanover with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $26 (€23). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Essen to Hanover train.
There are a few train stations in Essen to start your journey from including Essen Hbf, Essen-Eiberg and Essen-Altenessen. In Hanover you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Hannover Hbf, Hannover-Kleefeld and Hannover Bismarckstr.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Essen Hbf and arrive in Hannover Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Essen Hbf, is located 1 mile (1.6 km) from the city center of Essen.
The most popular arrival train station, Hannover Hbf, is located 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city center of Hanover.
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