Bologna to Hanover by train

  • First train
    04:15
  • Last train
    00:46
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    11hr 47m
  • Distance
    884 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    19
  • Avg. journey time
    18hr 9m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bologna to Hanover by train

Fast trains from Bologna to Hanover take around 11 hours and 47 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 884 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bologna and Hanover.

1. Are there direct trains from Bologna to Hanover?

Journeys between Bologna and Hanover usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 18 departures on the route from Bologna to Hanover every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 21 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bologna to Hanover?

The Bologna to Hanover train travel time is normally about 11 hours and 47 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bologna to Hanover train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Hanover is usually scheduled to depart Bologna around 04:15 and the last train is around 00:46. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Bologna around 04:15, and the last at 23:03.

When to book Bologna to Hanover train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bologna to Hanover by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bologna and Hanover?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bologna to Hanover, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • EuroCity
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Frecciabianca
  • Frecciarossa
  • Frecciarossa 1000
  • IC Notte
  • InterCity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Interregio
  • Italo
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionale
  • Regionale Veloce
  • S-Bahn
  • erixx - Der Heidesprinter

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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