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How to travel from Hannover to Palermo Centrale by train

Want to find out more about taking the train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale? Look no further.

There are around 9 trains per day running between Hannover and Palermo Centrale, which usually take 29 hours 45 minutes to complete the 1001 miles (1611 km) journey. It can take as little as 25 hours 31 minutes on the fastest services though, if you want to get there as quickly as possible. Although there aren't any direct services on this line, it's still easy to travel to Palermo Centrale from Hannover, you'll just need to make 3 changes along the way.

You can save money on train tickets from Hannover to Palermo Centrale if you book in advance, as tickets usually start from €251.70. Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to compare ticket prices and get the cheapest fares.

Want to book your train tickets now? Just start a search with us today. If you want to find out more about the journey, read on for timetables (including first and last train times), FAQs and tips on how to book cheap train tickets.

Hannover to Palermo Centrale by train

It takes an average of 29h 45m to travel from Hannover to Palermo Centrale by train, over a distance of around 1001 miles (1611 km). There are normally 9 trains per day travelling from Hannover to Palermo Centrale and tickets for this journey start from €251.70 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 25h 31m
PriceFrom €251.70
Distance1001 miles (1611 km)
Frequency9 trains per day
First train00:03
Last train19:41
Departure stationHannover
Arrival stationPalermo Centrale
Changes3 changes

Hannover to Palermo Centrale train times

Check out the next trains departing from Hannover to Palermo Centrale for Monday 24th January 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
23:03 06:48 31h 45m, 4 changes
06:41 08:12 25h 31m, 5 changes
07:26 10:57 27h 31m, 3 changes
08:41 15:55 31h 14m, 3 changes
14:26 18:25 27h 59m, 4 changes
14:41 20:58 30h 17m, 7 changes
15:01 20:58 29h 57m, 10 changes
17:26 22:05 28h 39m, 5 changes
18:41 05:40 34h 59m, 8 changes

Cheap train tickets from Hannover to Palermo Centrale

The price of train tickets from Hannover to Palermo Centrale starts at €251.70 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Hannover to Palermo Centrale by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Hannover to Palermo Centrale? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale take?

The average journey time by train between Hannover and Palermo Centrale is 29 hours and 45 minutes, with around 9 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Hannover and Palermo Centrale by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale is 25 hours and 31 minutes.

How much does the train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale cost?

Train ticket prices from Hannover to Palermo Centrale can start from as little as €251.70 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale?

No, there are no direct train services from Hannover to Palermo Centrale. Travelling from Hannover to Palermo Centrale by train will require a minimum of 3 changes.

What time does the first train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale leave?

The first train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale leaves at 00:03. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale leave?

The last train from Hannover to Palermo Centrale leaves at 19:41. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Hannover and Palermo Centrale by train?

Trains travelling from Hannover to Palermo Centrale cover a distance of around 1001 miles (1611 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Hannover to Palermo Centrale for a typical week day using timetable data for 01/24/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 06/05/2021 for travel on 06/05/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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