There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Mannheim by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Frankfurt (FRA) BUD - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$97 - $290

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Bus, train  •  15 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Karlsruhe N91
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$68 - $119

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Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  5 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Stuttgart (STR) BUD - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf

$91 - $267

Fly to Cologne/Bonn Apt, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Cologne/Bonn Apt (CGN) BUD - CGN
  2. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf

$98 - $298

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  7 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Nuremberg (NUE) BUD - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf

$83 - $229

Train  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$190 - $286

Train via München Hbf  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$181 - $301

Bus  •  17 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Mannheim 794

$71 - $96

Drive  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Mannheim 605.6 miles

$120 - $190

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Mannheim. However, there are services departing from Deák Ferenc tér M and arriving at Mannheim via Budapest Népliget. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 43 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Mannheim. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Mannheim Hbf via Wien Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 34 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Mannheim is 809 km. The road distance is 969 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Mannheim without a car is to train which takes 10 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 1 min to get from Budapest to Mannheim, including transfers.

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Budapest to Mannheim bus services, operated by Eurolines HU, depart from Budapest Népliget station.

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Budapest to Mannheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Mannheim is to train which takes 10 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17 h 43 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 35 min.

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Budapest to Mannheim bus services, operated by Eurolines HU, arrive at Mannheim station.

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Mannheim.
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  • Distance: 505.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 1 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Mannheim, Germany?

You can take a train from Budapest to Mannheim via Wien Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 10 h 34 min. Alternatively, Eurolines HU operates a bus from Budapest to Mannheim twice a week. Tickets cost $70 - $95 and the journey takes 16 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Budapest to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $800
Flights from Budapest to Nuremberg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,100
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Flights from Budapest to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $450
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $160
Flights from Budapest to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$30 - $200
Flights from Budapest to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$15 - $130
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Flights from Budapest to Cologne/Bonn Apt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $280
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $140
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$60 - $110
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $30
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$120 - $180
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
13 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
16 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $95
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu

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Budapest to Mannheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Mannheim is 969 km. It takes approximately 8 h 44 min to drive from Budapest to Mannheim.

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Wizz Air, Eurowings, Austrian Airlines and three other airlines offer flights from Budapest Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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There are 597+ hotels available in Mannheim. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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