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Flights to Hannover

Explore the trade fare city of Germany: Hannover

Cuisine, Culture, Nature

The state capital of Lower Saxony, Hannover, with about 530,000 inhabitants, is one of the 15 largest cities in Germany. A city full of culture, with around 40 museums and galleries. With charming half-timbered houses as well as picturesque parks and gardens, the historic old town centre welcomes you to relax and unwind.

Feature / Location

The biggest trade fair city of Germany / The capital of Niedersachsen state

Currency

Euro (€)

Weather

Summers are comfortable and partly cloudy; winters are long, cold and windy

Time Zone

GMT +1

Airports

Hannover Airport / HAJ

Activities

Shopping, sightseeing

Hannover, Germany Travel Guide

Hannover is a city full of arts and culture with around 40 museums and galleries. Its is historic houses, magnificent gardens and parks invite you to relax and enjoy.

 

Hannover Travel Guide

Hannover is an important commercial centre with a lot to offer. Enjoy natural and cultural wonders all together.

  • Cuisine
  • Culture
  • Nature

Cuisine

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Smoked Eel

It is a pretty popular dish around Lower Saxony, Germany. It is served with a local creamy sauce with fresh herbs and vegetables in season. If you are into different tastes, you should definitely try a delicious smoked eel while in Hannover.

Culture

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Hannover State Opera House

Hannover State Opera House is a magnificent building built in 1852. It has a capacity of approximately 1200 seats and it is located right at the heart of the city. Hannover State Opera has one of the largest permanent ensembles in the German speaking area. While in Hannover, you can enjoy this gorgeous building or you can attend to some of the coolest events taking place as an audience.

Marienburg Castle

Marienburg Castle is a Gothic revival castle located around 30 kilometres south of Hannover. It was belonged to Queen Marie of Hannover. Almost all of its inner details and furnishings are preserved today and it has a fairytale appearance. The castle can be visited all year round both as part of a themed-tour and by yourself.

Sprengel Museum

Sprengel Museum is a modern art museum in Hannover, Germany. It has one of the most comprehensive collections of modern art in the whole Germany. It was opened at the end of the 1970s. The beautiful building is a must-see for all arts and culture lovers.

The Old Town

Don’t forget to visit the old town area in Hannover to see the beauty of traditional half timbered buildings and museums. There are lots of stores, restaurants and cafes at this historic region of the city. You can get a souvenir and try some local food. The old town is a small area with a lot to offer. It must be on your sightseeing list of Hannover.

Nature

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Herrenhausen Gardens

The royal gardens in Hannover are mostly considered to be among the most beautiful gardens in Europe. Herrenhausen Gardens are more than 300 years old and cover an area of 135 hectares. The gardens include rare plants and trees, flower beds, fountains and one of the largest collections of orchids.

Weather in Hannover

There is a temperate maritime climate in Hannover. With many hours of sunshine, the city of Hannover can get pleasantly warm during summer, between May and August. Winters can be bitterly cold and damp (December-March). Throughout the year, rain is evenly distributed. Over the course of the year, the temperature generally varies from -2 and 24 degree Celsius. 

2 C Snow
TODAY Dec 5, Mon
  • Dec 6, Tue 2 Overcast Clouds
  • Dec 7, Wed 4 Light Rain
  • Dec 8, Thu 2 Light Snow
  • Dec 9, Fri 2 Overcast Clouds
  • Dec 10, Sat 1 Overcast Clouds

Direct Flights to Hannover

During the Summer period Corendon Airlines will connect Hannover with the major Turkish cities Ankara, Antalya, Alanya, Kayseri, Izmir, Bodrum, Gaziantep, Adana, Diyarbakir and Samsun. For the holidaymaker Corendon Airlines offer direct flights to the Canary Islands (Fuerteventura, Tenerife, Gran Canaria and Lanzarote), the Balearic Islands (Mallorca and Ibiza), to the Greek Islands (Crete, Kos and Rhodes) as well as Italy (Catania, Olbia and Lamezia Terme) and the Egyptian holiday destinations of Hurghada and Sharm el Sheikh. All of the beautiful holiday destinations are bookable through the Corendon Airlines website and mobile app. You can also book through all major tour operators and travel agencies. Hannover Airport (HAJ) is Germany’s ninth largest airport with more than 6 million passengers a year. The Airport connects Hannover city with a regular rail service that takes about 15 minutes.

Destination Airport: Hannover (HAJ)  
Hurghada - Hannover flight duration   5:20 hours
Heraklion - Hannover flight duration  3:20 hours
Kos - Hannover flight duration  5:05 hours
Rhodes - Hannover flight duration  5:00 hours
Antalya - Hannover flight duration  3:30 hours

 

Transportation in Hannover

The public transport system in Hannover, Germany is called Üstra and it is pretty good. There is a comprehensive web of trains and bus lines connecting over 800 stations all over the city. In the city centre, you can reach almost any place within a few minutes. Trains and buses go at least every 20 minutes.

Accommodation in Hannover

Because Hannover is a financial and commercial district, there are a wide variety of accommodation options for different tastes and budget. You can find what you are looking for easily especially if you book your reservation as early as possible.

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Frequently Asked Questions About Hannover

Where do I book my flights to and from Hannover?

You can book on the website and the mobile application of Corendon Airlines

When is the best time to travel to Hannover?

The best time to travel to Hannover is from May to August.

What is Hannover known for most?

Hannover is known for its green spaces, gardens and trade fairs.

How many days are needed to visit Hannover?

You need to spare at least 2 days to see most of the attractions of the city.

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