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Duration 5h 8m
Distance 163 km
Average price 41€
Frequency 5/day

Trip overview

The average bus between Mannheim and Rottenburg takes 5h 8m and the fastest bus takes 3h 44m. The bus service runs several times per day from Mannheim to Rottenburg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
  2. Echterdingen Flughafen/Messe
  3. Rottenburg
4h 50m
35€ - 47€

Mannheim to Rottenburg bus times

Buses run five times a day between Mannheim and Rottenburg. The earliest departure is at 12:05 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Mannheim is at 23:25 which arrives into Rottenburg at 07:57. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 8m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Rottenburg. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Rottenburg E.-Bolz-Platz via Echterdingen Flughafen/Messe and Tübingen Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 50m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Rottenburg is 118 km. The road distance is 163 km.

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Mannheim to Rottenburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB station.

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Mannheim to Rottenburg bus services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), arrive at Tübingen Hauptbahnhof station.

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There are 87+ hotels available in Rottenburg. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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