Hanover to Barcelona by train

  • First train
    04:59
  • Last train
    00:04
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    14hr 5m
  • Distance
    1,352 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    12
  • Avg. journey time
    23hr 53m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hanover to Barcelona by train

Fast trains from Hanover to Barcelona take around 14 hours and 5 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 1,352 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hanover and Barcelona.

1. Are there direct trains from Hanover to Barcelona?

Journeys between Hanover and Barcelona usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Hanover to Barcelona 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 17 departures.

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

The Hanover to Barcelona train travel time is normally about 14 hours and 5 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Barcelona is usually scheduled to depart Hanover around 04:59 and the last train is around 23:59. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Hanover around 04:30, and the last at 00:04.

When to book Hanover to Barcelona train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 5 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 Hanover to Barcelona by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hanover and Barcelona?

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

  • Alleo
  • Bayerische Regiobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocity-Express
  • FS100
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités de Nuit
  • Media Distancia
  • Regional-Express
  • Renfe-SNCF
  • S-Bahn
  • TGV
  • Thalys
  • 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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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

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.