There are 4 ways to get from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf Ice / ...

27€ - 97€

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Bus  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Freiburg 107 / ...

18€ - 62€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1h 54m

  1. Drive from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau 216.2 km

25€ - 40€

Train, fly, bus  •  4h 14m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  3. Take the bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg

82€ - 344€

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The cheapest way to get from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau is to bus which costs 17€ - 65€ and takes 3h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 1h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau. However, there are services departing from Bensheim and arriving at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between Bensheim and Freiburg im Breisgau is 196 km. The road distance is 216.2 km.

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The best way to get from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau without a car is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs 26€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 2h 28m to get from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau, including transfers.

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Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Bensheim station.

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The best way to get from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau is to train which takes 2h 28m and costs 26€ - 100€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 17€ - 65€ and takes 3h 48m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau.
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  • Distance: 195.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 28m

What companies run services between Bensheim, Germany and Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany?

You can take a train from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau via Mannheim Hbf in around 2h 28m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau every 2 hours. Tickets cost 11€ - 14€ and the journey takes 2h 20m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 340€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Bensheim to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Freiburg(Breisgau) Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
20€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 28€
1st Class
30€ - 50€
ÖBB EuroCity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Basel EuroAirport, EuroAirport Basel to Freiburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau is 216 km. It takes approximately 1h 54m to drive from Bensheim to Freiburg im Breisgau.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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