Duration 2h 30m
Distance 279.9 km
Average price 55€
Frequency 5/week

Trip overview

The train between Ulm and Kaiserslautern takes 2h 30m. The train runs, on average, 5 times per week from Ulm to Kaiserslautern. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train

  1. Ulm Hbf
  2. Kaiserslautern
2h 30m
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28€ - 65€

Ulm to Kaiserslautern train times

Trains run five times a week between Ulm and Kaiserslautern. The service departs Ulm at 19:03 in the evening, which arrives into Kaiserslautern at 21:33. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 2h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Want to know about travelling from Ulm to Kaiserslautern? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Ulm Hbf and arriving at Kaiserslautern Hbf. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Ulm and Kaiserslautern is 199 km. The road distance is 279.9 km.

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Ulm to Kaiserslautern train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Ulm Hbf station.

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Ulm to Kaiserslautern train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kaiserslautern Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Ulm and Kaiserslautern?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Ulm Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf once daily. Tickets cost 45€ - 65€ and the journey takes 2h 30m. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity also services this route once a week.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ulm Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
28€ - 40€

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
21€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
27€ - 32€
1st Class
21€ - 25€

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