There are 3 ways to get from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) Rb / ...

39€ - 174€

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Train, bus  •  5h 16m

  1. Take the train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Hauptbahnhof to Rothenburg, Schrannenplatz 931

Drive  •  1h 57m

  1. Drive from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 198.9 km

23€ - 35€

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The cheapest way to get from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 57m.

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The quickest way to get from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is to drive which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 1h 57m.

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No, there is no direct train from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Bensheim and arriving at Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Wuerzburg Hbf and Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Bensheim and Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 118 km. The road distance is 198.9 km.

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The best way to get from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs 35€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, including transfers.

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Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bensheim station.

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Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 199 km. It takes approximately 1h 57m to drive from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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  • Distance: 117.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 55m

What companies run services between Bensheim, Germany and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany?

You can take a train from Bensheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Wuerzburg Hbf, and Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) in around 3h 55m.

Train operators
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).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 28€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bensheim to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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
Vrn
Phone
+49 621 - 1077 077
Website
vrn.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Hauptbahnhof to Rothenburg, Schrannenplatz
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Website
Vrn

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