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Hanover to Olten by train

  • First train
    04:59
  • Last train
    23:59
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 44m
  • Distance
    574 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    17
  • Avg. journey time
    7hr 10m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Hanover to Olten by train

Fast trains from Hanover to Olten take around 5 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 574 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Hanover and Olten.

1. Are there direct trains from Hanover to Olten?

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

We usually find around 15 departures on the route from Hanover to Olten 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 22 departures.

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

The Hanover to Olten train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest train to Olten 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 04:59, and the last at 23:36.

When to book Hanover to Olten train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 6 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 Olten by train.

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Which train companies operate between Hanover and Olten?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocity-Express
  • ICE
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Intercités
  • Interregio
  • S-Bahn
  • WestfalenBahn
  • 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.