The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Hanover to Amsterdam is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 38 trains that leave Hanover for Amsterdam every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||203 miles (328 km)|
|Average train duration||4 h 59 min|
|Average train ticket price||$34 (€31)|
|Train frequency||5 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Hanover to Amsterdam cover the 203 miles (328 km) long route taking on average 4 h 59 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $34 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $27 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.
For as little as $27 (€24) you can travel by train to Amsterdam from Hanover with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
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 Hanover to Amsterdam train.
Deutsche Bahn from Hanover to Amsterdam train information:
The duration of a train journey from Hanover to Amsterdam with an Intercity of Deutsche Bahn is at least 4 hours 24 minutes. train journeys that require a change do not necessarily take much longer. For example, there is an ICE connection with a change in Duisburg, for which travelers only need 4.55 hours. Even a journey with four changes ends after a total time of 5 hours 30 minutes. travelers first travel by train with the Westfalenbahn from Hanover to Osnabrück. Then we take the Eurobahn to Hengelo. The rest of the journey will then take place in three different Deutsche Bahn trains.
The entire route can only be covered by a train operated by Deutsche Bahn from Hanover to Amsterdam. Several train companies offer passenger transport on certain sections. From Hanover to Osnabrück there is the Westfalenbahn, from Osnabrück to Hengelo there is the Eurobahn and from Oberhausen to Arnhem there are trains from Abellio train.
The journey by train from Hanover to Amsterdam takes 4 hours 24 minutes with the fastest possible connection. For this purpose, Deutsche Bahn uses an Intercity, with which passengers can get from the departure station to their destination without changing trains. By changing trains in Osnabrück, Hengelo or Arnhem the journey time can increase to more than 5 hours 20 minutes.
The train companies offer about 30 connections from Hanover to Amsterdam throughout the week. Due to the higher demand towards the weekend, the number of trips on Friday is slightly higher. Here are 34 offers available. During the day there are one to two train connections per hour between the two cities.
Hauptbahnhof Hanover. The train station of the capital of Lower Saxony can be easily reached with numerous tram lines as well as by various buses. From the traffic junction Kröpke, through which all tram lines run, it is only a few minutes' walk to the train station. Hanover-Langenhagen Airport is an 18-minute S-Bahn ride away.
Amsterdam Central Station.Amsterdam Centraal station is served by many underground lines, buses and trams to all parts of the city. Trains to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport depart every 10 minutes. The travel time is about 12 minutes.
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Travel between Hanover, Germany and Amsterdam, Netherlands by train is: Unrestricted.
International entry status: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
When traveling in Netherlands, you must follow these COVID-19 safety rules:
The information above was last checked on 11/17/22. This can change before your date of travel so please review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Hanover to Amsterdam before traveling.
Return travel from Netherlands to Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Netherlands
Requirements for reentering:
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last checked on 11/6/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations closer to the travel date of your train to Hanover from Amsterdam.
There are a few train stations in Hanover to start your journey from including Hannover Hbf, Hannover-Kleefeld and Hannover Bismarckstr. In Amsterdam you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Amsterdam Centraal, Amsterdam Sloterdijk and Amsterdam Amstel.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Amsterdam Centraal.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Hannover Hbf, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.8 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Amsterdam Centraal, located 1.2 miles (1.9 km) away from the city center.
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