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from Hanover to Bern

You can get from Hanover to Bern by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Hanover to Bern on Sep 24 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:19AMHanover Hbf6h37 11:56AMBern, Bhf
2 changes
$371One-way
Cheapest
11:26PMHanover Hbf9h00 08:26AMBern, Bhf
1 changes
$231One-way
Other options
09:26PMHanover Hbf10h00 07:26AMBern, Bhf
2 changes
$231One-way
12:03AMHanover Hbf8h23 08:26AMBern, Bhf
2 changes
$691One-way
08:01AMHanover Hbf6h55 02:56PMBern, Bhf
2 changes
$1021One-way

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Thu
Sep 23
$23Deutsche Bahn
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Fri
Sep 24
$23Deutsche Bahn
$81Flixbus
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Sat
Sep 25
$23Deutsche Bahn
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$234HOP!
Sun
Sep 26
$23Deutsche Bahn
$95Flixbus
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Travel Information between Hanover and Bern

distanceDistance387 miles (624 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$24 - $330
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $24 (€19) • 6 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $330 (€265) • 4 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 387 miles (624 km) from Hanover to Bern. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 4 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $24 (€19). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus, Swiss or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Hanover to Bern.

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FAQs
What are the international travel restrictions for Switzerland due to COVID-19 if I’m traveling from Hanover to Bern?

Travel between Hanover, Germany and Bern, Switzerland is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Switzerland?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Bern from Hanover?

Conditions of entry into Switzerland:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 4 in quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health declaration required
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Bern, Switzerland?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Switzerland has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 9/20/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Hanover and Bern.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Hanover, Germany from Bern, Switzerland due to COVID-19?

Return travel to Hanover, Germany from Switzerland is: Partially open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Germany from Switzerland?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Germany from Switzerland?

Requirements for reentering Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Germany?

All travelers must abide by the following measures in Germany to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The above information about your return travel to Hanover, Germany was last verified on 9/22/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Hanover from Bern.

How do I reach Bern from Hanover?

There are 3 ways to travel from Hanover to Bern including taking a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way from Hanover to Bern?

The cheapest way to go to Bern from Hanover is by taking a train, which costs on average $24 (€19).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bern:

A train is $45 (€36) less than a bus for this route with tickets for a bus from Hanover to Bern costing on average $68 (€55).

A train is generally $306 (€246) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $330 (€265) from Hanover to Bern.

What is the fastest way to travel from Hanover to Bern?

The fastest way to get to Bern from Hanover is by flight with an average travel time of 4 h 10 min.

Other travel options to Bern can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 15 h 20 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 6 h 40 min   on average.

How far is it from Hanover to Bern?

The Hanover to Bern distance is around 387 miles (624 km).

How many services a day are there between Hanover and Bern?

The average frequency per day from Hanover to Bern is:

  • 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Hanover and Bern as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Hanover? Where do I arrive in Bern?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Hanover to Bern:

  • Most travelers take a bus from Hanover, Hauptbahnhof to Bern, Schutzenmatte Hbf.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Hanover to Bern?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Hanover to Bern, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Bern. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Hanover to Bern tickets on Omio for $68 (€55).
  • Travel with Swiss for flights to Bern. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Swiss Hanover to Bern tickets on Omio for $330 (€265).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Bern. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Hanover to Bern tickets on Omio for $24 (€19).
Can I find a direct route from Hanover to Bern?

Yes, there are direct services available from Hanover to Bern with the following travel companies:

  • You can take a direct train with with 1 direct train per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Bern as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Hanover to Bern.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Hanover to Bern?
Your trip from Hanover to Bern doesn't have to end in Bern. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Zurich, Paris or Geneva. If you’d like to add Zurich, Paris or Geneva to your Hanover to Bern tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Bern today!
How early should I book tickets between Hanover and Bern online for the best deals?

When planning your trip from Hanover to Bern, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $68 (€55) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $330 (€265) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $24 (€19) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Hanover to Bern online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Hanover
Bern
Hannover ZOB
Amenities
Hannover Hbf
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Refreshments

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