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There are 5 ways to get from Bludenz to Mannheim by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 4m

  1. Take the train from Bludenz to Mannheim Hbf Ic

€65 - €95

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  8h 3m

  1. Take the train from Bludenz to Bregenz Re / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bregenz bus station to Mannheim central bus station N77

€28 - €36

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Train via Ulm  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Bludenz to Lindau Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Lindau Hbf to Ulm Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

€61 - €121

Drive  •  3h 31m

  1. Drive from Bludenz to Mannheim 399.3 km

€40 - €65

Train, fly  •  5h 56m

  1. Take the train from Bludenz to Zuerich Hb
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Frankfurt (FRA) ZRH - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

€96 - €210

Bludenz to Mannheim by train

The train journey time between Bludenz and Mannheim is around 5h 4m and covers a distance of around 395 km. The fastest train normally takes 5h 4m. Operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), the Bludenz to Mannheim train service departs from Bludenz and arrives in Mannheim Hbf. Typically seven trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
5h 4m
Fastest train time:
5h 4m
Trains per week:
7
Cheapest price:
€65
Carbon emissions:
20 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
11:02
Last train departs at:
11:02

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bludenz to Mannheim train schedules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Mannheim is 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Bludenz to Mannheim is to train and bus which costs €28 - €40 and takes 8h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Bludenz to Mannheim is to drive which costs €40 - €65 and takes 3h 31m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Bludenz and arriving at Mannheim Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5h 4m.

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The distance between Bludenz and Mannheim is 278 km. The road distance is 399.3 km.

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The best way to get from Bludenz to Mannheim without a car is to train which takes 5h 4m and costs €65 - €95.

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The train from Bludenz to Mannheim Hbf takes 5h 4m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Bludenz to Mannheim train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Bludenz station.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Bludenz to Mannheim is 399 km. It takes approximately 3h 31m to drive from Bludenz to Mannheim.

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  • Distance: 278.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 4m

What companies run services between Bludenz, Austria and Mannheim, Germany?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Bludenz to Mannheim Hbf twice daily. Tickets cost €65 - €95 and the journey takes 5h 4m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €480
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €490
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €480
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

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 Bludenz to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 4m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bludenz to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Lindau Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€22 - €30
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €50
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bludenz to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Bludenz to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Montafonerbahn AG
Phone
+43 5556 9000
Email
info@montafonerbahn.at
Website
montafonerbahn.at
Train from Bludenz to Lindau Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Montafonerbahn AG
Train from Bludenz to Bregenz
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Montafonerbahn AG
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Lindau Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€20 - €29
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 Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Ulm Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
Railjet
Train from Bludenz to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Railjet
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €27
Website
Dutch Railways (NS)
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
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).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bregenz bus station to Mannheim central bus station
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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