Ricklingen is a district of Hanover, Lower Saxony, Germany.
It is the home of Rugby football sports club DRC Hannover which won the German rugby trophy in 2002, 2003 and 2006, and the Eurocup in 1999.
Ricklingen is sometimes understood as a region covering the city areas of Ricklingen and Oberricklingen. However, Ricklingen and Oberricklingen are distinct districts of the city of Hanover.
Coordinates: 52°20′24″N 9°42′22″E / 52.340°N 9.706°E