There are 6 ways to get from Memmingen to Karlsruhe by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Memmingen to Ulm Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic / ...

$53 - $86

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Rideshare  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Memmingen to Karlsruhe 137 miles

$9 - $17

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport 277
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe 027 / ...

$11 - $21

Train, bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Memmingen to Ulm Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Ulm ZOB to Karlsruhe Hbf

$53 - $81

Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Memmingen to Ulm Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Rb / ...
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Re / ...

$53 - $106

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Memmingen to Karlsruhe 138.7 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Memmingen station to Karlsruhe. However, there are services departing from Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station and arriving at Karlsruhe via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Memmingen to Karlsruhe. However, there are services departing from Memmingen and arriving at Karlsruhe Hbf via Ulm Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Memmingen and Karlsruhe is 174 km. The road distance is 222 km.

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The best way to get from Memmingen to Karlsruhe without a car is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Memmingen to Karlsruhe, including transfers.

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Memmingen to Karlsruhe bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station.

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Memmingen to Karlsruhe train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Memmingen station.

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The best way to get from Memmingen to Karlsruhe is to train which takes 3 h 35 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 35 min.

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Memmingen to Karlsruhe bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Karlsruhe station.

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Memmingen to Karlsruhe train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Memmingen to Karlsruhe.
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  • Distance: 108.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 35 min

What companies run services between Memmingen, Germany and Karlsruhe, Germany?

You can take a train from Memmingen to Karlsruhe via Ulm Hbf in around 3 h 35 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Memmingen to Karlsruhe via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport in around 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Memmingen to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Ulm Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Ulm Hauptbahnhof to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
vvs.de
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Memmingen, Memmingen central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Ulm ZOB to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Memmingen to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
2 h 33 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Memmingen to Karlsruhe is 222 km. It takes approximately 2 h 9 min to drive from Memmingen to Karlsruhe.

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There are 220+ hotels available in Karlsruhe. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Memmingen and Karlsruhe. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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