How to travel from Hanover to Potsdam

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Travel Information to Potsdam from Hanover

distanceDistance140 miles (226 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$18 - $20
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $18 (€16) • 4 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 2 h 22 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 140 miles (226 km) by bus or train between Hanover and Potsdam. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 22 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $18 (€16). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Hanover to Potsdam.

Travel Tips: Travel from Hanover to Potsdam

Travel to Potsdam 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 Potsdam.

There are 2 ways that you can travel to Potsdam from Hanover. You can take a bus or train.

The cheapest way to travel from Hanover to Potsdam is by taking a bus with an average price of $18 (€16).

This is compared to other travel options to Potsdam:

Taking a bus is usually $2 (€2) less than taking a train to Potsdam, which costs on average $20 (€18) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Potsdam from Hanover is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 22 min.

Other travel options to Potsdam can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 4 h.

The distance is approximately 140 miles (226 km) from Hanover to Potsdam.

The average frequency per day from Hanover to Potsdam is:

  • Around 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Potsdam from Hanover as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Most travelers who purchase a bus ticket from Hanover to Potsdam depart from Hanover to Potsdam, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers catch their train from Hannover Hbf and arrive in Potsdam Hbf.

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Potsdam by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Hanover to Potsdam for $18 (€16).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Potsdam by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Hanover to Potsdam tickets on Omio for $20 (€18).

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

  • You can find around 12 direct trains per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn.

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

Omio customers who travel from Hanover to Potsdam often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Dresden or Hamburg. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Potsdam and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before traveling from Hanover to Potsdam, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $18 (€16) one way on average.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $20 (€18) one way.

But we recommend booking Hanover to Potsdam tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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