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Overview: Train from Hanover to Hildesheim

distanceDistance17 miles (28 km)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providerserixx or Deutsche Bahn

Trains from Hanover to Hildesheim cover the 17 miles (28 km) long route taking on average 50 min with our travel partners like erixx or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. Travelers depart most frequently from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Hildesheim Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Hanover to Hildesheim trains

Find the best trip between Hanover and Hildesheim with Omio's train partners Deutsche Bahn! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable 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 Hildesheim train.

Hanover to Hildesheim train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 44 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 14 a day

When purchasing your Deutsche Bahn train tickets to Hildesheim from Hanover, keep the following coronavirus related policies and recommendations in mind outlined by our travel partner:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Hanover to Hildesheim

Travel by train to Hildesheim 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 Hildesheim.

How many miles is it from Hanover to Hildesheim by train?

The Hanover to Hildesheim train distance is approximately 17 miles (28 km).

How long is the train ride to Hildesheim from Hanover?

On average the Hanover to Hildesheim train time is 50 min  covering the 17 miles (28 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Which train station from Hanover to Hildesheim do I depart from? Which Hildesheim train station from Hanover do I arrive in?

When taking the train to Hildesheim from Hanover, you can choose to depart from train stations like Hannover Hbf, Hannover-Kleefeld and Hannover Bismarckstr. Your route can end in train stations such as Hildesheim Hbf, Hildesheim Ost and Hildesheim, Bahnhof / ZOB.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Hannover Hbf   and arrive in Hildesheim Hbf.

Where is the train station in Hanover? Where is the train station in Hildesheim?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Hannover Hbf and travel around 0.6 miles (874 m) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Hildesheim Hbf and need to travel approximately 0.7 miles (1.1 km) from the train station to the city center in Hildesheim.

What train providers offer a service to Hildesheim from Hanover?

For the best Hanover to Hildesheim train to book, you can travel safely and comfortably with erixx or Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Hanover and Hildesheim to compare what amenities they may offer.

How many trains per day are there from Hanover to Hildesheim?

On average, there are 25 trains a day from Hanover to Hildesheim. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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 Hildesheim.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+49 5112861055
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 07: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
Public transit options for Hannover Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U3, U7, U8, U9
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S4, S4, S5, S6, S7, S8, S21, S51
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, NJ, FLX 30, RE1, RE2, RE3, RE8, RE10, RE30, RE60, RE70, RB38