The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Munich to Hanover will cost around $ 102 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 45.
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Of the 37 train that leave Munich for Hanover every day 14 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 489 km distance in an average of 6h 58m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 4h 33m .
The slowest train will take 12h 34m 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.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
6 hours 10 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$34|
|Trains depart from:||Munich|
|Trains arrive in:||Hanover|
|Train Companies:||Deutsche Bahn|
During construction work on the Hamburg - Munich train line, Deutsche Bahn has drastically reduced the duration of a train journey in recent decades. For example, train passengers ideally need only 4 hours 12 minutes to travel from the capital of the Free State of Bavaria to the capital of Lower Saxony with the ICE. This means that a train journey on the route does not take more time than a flight including the journey to Munich Airport, check-in and the journey from Hanover-Langenhagen Airport to Hanover's city center.
Train connections on the entire route are offered exclusively by Deutsche Bahn. Anyone travelling by train from Munich to Hanover can, however, also travel certain sections by trains operated by other train companies. For example, trains operated by metronom also run on the section from Göttingen to Hanover.
The shortest duration for a journey by train from Munich to Hanover is 4 hours 12 minutes. While the journey time increases to 4 hours 30 minutes due to a change in Nuremberg, the journey takes more than 5 hours for a change in Augsburg or at Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe station.
On the route from Munich to Hanover, 22 connections are offered daily by Deutsche Bahn from Monday to Thursday. While the fewest journeys take place on Saturdays - a total of 19 - the number of train connections on Fridays and Sundays is particularly high at 24 and 25 respectively. During the day, one to two trains leave Munich Hauptbahnhof every hour for Hanover.
Hauptbahnhof München. The centrally located traffic junction is easy to reach by S-Bahn, U-Bahn and bus. It is only a few minutes' walk from Munich city center and Karlsplatz. The journey time by S-Bahn to Munich Airport outside the city is 0.50 hours.
Hauptbahnhof Hanover. The station is connected underground to the pedestrian zone by the Niki-de-Saint-Phalle-Promenade. travelers reach their destinations in the city comfortably and safely with buses and the trams running in the basement. The airport Hanover-Langenhagen is only 18 minutes away by train.