The cheapest trains from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Cheapest

$30

Average

$86

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 86 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 30.

Cheapest
11:36PMHanover Hbf4h23 03:59AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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$301One-way
2nd Cheapest
11:26PMHanover Hbf4h33 03:59AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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$321One-way
09:26PMHanover Hbf2h26 11:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$491One-way
08:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 11:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$491One-way
04:01PMHanover Hbf3h08 07:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$541One-way

Timetable Hanover to Frankfurt am Main

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12:03AMHanover Hbf3h56 03:59AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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05:19AMHanover Hbf2h25 07:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:57AMHanover Hbf2h47 08:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:41AMHanover Hbf2h19 09:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:22AMHanover Hbf2h06 09:28AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:41AMHanover Hbf2h19 10:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:01AMHanover Hbf2h43 10:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:41AMHanover Hbf2h19 11:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:03AMHanover Hbf2h41 11:44AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:03AMHanover Hbf2h36 11:39AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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09:03AMHanover Hbf3h25 12:28PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:41AMHanover Hbf2h19 12:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:01AMHanover Hbf2h43 12:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:41AMHanover Hbf2h19 01:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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10:48AMHanover Hbf2h51 01:39PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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11:41AMHanover Hbf2h19 02:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:01PMHanover Hbf2h43 02:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 03:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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12:55PMHanover Hbf2h49 03:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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01:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 04:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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02:01PMHanover Hbf2h43 04:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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02:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 05:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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02:54PMHanover Hbf2h50 05:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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02:54PMHanover Hbf2h45 05:39PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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03:33PMHanover Hbf2h20 05:53PMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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03:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 06:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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04:01PMHanover Hbf3h08 07:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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04:01PMHanover Hbf2h43 06:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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04:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 07:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:07PMHanover Hbf2h37 07:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:07PMHanover Hbf2h33 07:40PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:07PMHanover Hbf2h49 07:56PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 08:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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05:51PMHanover Hbf2h41 08:32PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:01PMHanover Hbf2h43 08:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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06:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 09:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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07:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 10:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:01PMHanover Hbf2h43 10:44PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:01PMHanover Hbf3h08 11:09PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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08:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 11:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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09:26PMHanover Hbf2h26 11:52PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:26PMHanover Hbf4h33 03:59AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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11:31PMHanover Hbf5h17 04:48AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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11:36PMHanover Hbf4h23 03:59AMFrankfurt (Main) Süd
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$30Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$22Deutsche Bahn
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Nov 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
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Nov 13
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Nov 14
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The fastest trains from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Fastest Journey

2 h 6 m

Average

2 h 44 m

Trains per day

44

Distance

261 km

Of the 44 trains that leave Hanover for Frankfurt am Main every day 24 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 261 km distance in an average of 2 h 44 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 6 m .

The slowest trains will take 5 h 17 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
07:22AMHanover Hbf2h06 09:28AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$741One-way
2nd Fastest
07:41AMHanover Hbf2h19 10:00AMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$741One-way
2nd Fastest
06:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 09:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$871One-way
2nd Fastest
01:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 04:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$991One-way
2nd Fastest
05:41PMHanover Hbf2h19 08:00PMFrankfurt (Main) Hbf
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$1241One-way

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Train Information to Frankfurt am Main from Hanover

distanceDistance162 miles (261 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 8 min
priceAverage train ticket price$29 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 17 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main cover the 162 miles (261 km) long journey taking on average 3 h 8 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $29 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Train companies

Deutsche Bahn Hanover – Frankfurt am Main

Travel from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main from $22 (€18) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Frankfurt am Main train.

Deutsche Bahn from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 55 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 8 a day

These are Deutsche Bahn's ticket policies for COVID-19 for the train from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main:

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

Train from Hanover to Frankfurt

Business travelers, holidaymakers and commuters can travel comfortably and safely by train from the capital of Lower Saxony to the financial metropolis on the Main River. Thanks to the excellent train line, passengers can reach their Frankfurt destination from Hanover in less than 2 hours 20 minutes without changing trains. In addition to ICEs and Intercitys, local trains run regularly on the route.

Which train companies travel from Hanover to Frankfurt?

Without changing trains, travelers travel from Hanover to Frankfurt exclusively by Deutsche Bahn. Parts of the route are also served by other train undertakings. Trains of the provider erixx, for example, run on the section from Hanover to Hildesheim. At Hildesheim station passengers can change trains at ICEs and Intercitys.

How long does the train journey from Hanover to Frankfurt take?

To travel by train from Hanover to Frankfurt, travelers need between 2 and 2 hours 20 minutes, if no changes are necessary. When changing trains at Hildesheim or Fulda station, the journey time increases to 2.45 to 3 hours 12 minutes. The journey times to Frankfurt(Main)Süd station vary only slightly.

How often can you take the train from Hanover to Frankfurt?

Every time of day up to three trains leave Hanover every hour for their journey to Frankfurt. On Mondays and Tuesdays, as well as on Thursdays and Saturdays, there are 31 and 32 train connections respectively. Due to the higher demand the offer is higher on Wednesday, Friday and Sunday with 40 trains. From Monday to Friday, the first departure of a train to Frankfurt takes place shortly after 5 am, on weekends already at shortly after 4 am.

Stations on the route Hanover - Frankfurt

Hauptbahnhof Hanover. Trams and buses bring travelers from all parts of Hanover to the train. From Hanover-Langenhagen airport, the main train station can be reached in 18 minutes by S-Bahn. The traffic junction, which is called a shopping station, has an extensive range of restaurants, shops and a supermarket as well.

Hauptbahnhof Frankfurt(Main). In the Main metropolis, the central station is close to the city center. Passengers can reach the Dom/Römer station in the old town in eleven minutes by tram. There are also numerous underground connections from the station. The journey time to Frankfurt am Main Airport by S-Bahn line 8 is also only 11 minutes.


Deutsche Bahn trains from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main

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Deutsche Bahn is the main railroad company in Germany. On average, about 40,000 train journeys are made in Germany every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types—make savings with offers such as the Sparpreis ticket or apply discount cards with the BahnCard. Check whether you can also use them on the DB route from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main. You can find information on ticket cancelation in our Help Center.

DB has different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its railroads, which differ in terms of comfort and travel time. While restrooms, for example, are part of the standard equipment, other offers such as an on-board restaurant or Wi-Fi access are only available on certain trains. With Omio you can easily check the Deutsche Bahn timetable for your journey from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main and book cheap DB tickets. More information on rail travel in Germany and Europe.


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Train tickets from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 33 €
2 weeks earlier 29 €14.%
3 weeks earlier 26 €27%
1 month before 29 €14.%
2 months earlier 26 €27%
3 months earlier 24 €38%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Hanover - Frankfurt am Main. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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:

  • Buying your train ticket from Hanover - Frankfurt am Main 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 27% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Hanover - Frankfurt am Main with 2 months in advance you save up to about 27% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 38%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips

Trains from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main
Travel by train to Frankfurt am Main 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 Hanover to Frankfurt am Main.
FAQs
How much do cheap trains to Frankfurt am Main from Hanover cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Hanover for as low as $22 (€18)  for the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train to Frankfurt am Main from Hanover?
The train price from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main is on average $29 (€24)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
How far is Hanover to Frankfurt am Main by train?
The Hanover to Frankfurt am Main train distance is approximately 162 miles (261 km).
How long is the train ride to Frankfurt am Main from Hanover?
On average the Hanover to Frankfurt am Main train time is 3 h 8 min  covering the 162 miles (261 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the train from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main depart from? Which Frankfurt am Main train station do I come into from Hanover?

When taking a train from Hanover, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Hannover Hbf, Hannover-Kleefeld and Hannover Bismarckstr. When you arrive in Frankfurt am Main, your train can arrive in train stations including Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Hannover Hbf   to Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen.

Where do I find the Hanover train station to Frankfurt am Main? Where is the Frankfurt am Main train station?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Hannover Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Hanover.

The most popular arrival train station, Frankfurt (Main) Flughafen, is located 6 mile (s) / 10 km away from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.

Which train providers should I travel with from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main?
For the trip from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Be sure to check out all possible train providers that offer services to Frankfurt am Main from Hanover on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
How many train services are there between Hanover and Frankfurt am Main a day?
The average number of trains departing Hanover for Frankfurt am Main is 17 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main? When is the last train from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main?
The earliest train departing from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 4: 41 AM. The last train departing from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main leaves at 9: 36 PM. You can find the latest Hanover to Frankfurt am Main train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Frankfurt am Main from Hanover for the best deals?
If you purchase the Hanover to Frankfurt am Main train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $29 (€24). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Hanover to Frankfurt am Main. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hanover
Frankfurt am Main
Hannover Hbf is the most popular Hanover railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Hanover for your trip to Frankfurt am Main.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Connections to/from station
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, NJ, FLX 30, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE8, RE10, RE30, RE60, RE70, RB38
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S4, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S21, S51
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U7, U8, U9