There are 5 ways to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf Ice

$52 - $87

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Bus  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB 227 / ...

$9 - $23

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Train via Koblenz Hauptbahnhof  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof Re8
  2. Take the train from Koblenz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ic / ...

$61 - $85

Drive  •  2 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim 144.1 miles

$30 - $45

Train, fly  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$112 - $311

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport and arriving at Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim. However, there are services departing from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf and arriving at Mannheim Hbf via Siegburg/Bonn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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The distance between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station and Mannheim is 182 km. The road distance is 230.6 km.

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The best way to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim without a car is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim, including transfers.

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport station.

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Siegburg/Bonn station.

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The best way to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim is to train which takes 2 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 15 min.

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

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB station.

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Map of how to get from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim.
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  • Distance: 113.7 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 14 min

What companies run services between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station, Germany and Mannheim, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim hourly. Tickets cost $45 - $70 and the journey takes 1 h 14 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim 5 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min. Ouibus also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
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 Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Koblenz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln/Bonn Flughafen to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $30
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Grengel/Flughafen Köln/Bonn Flughafen Bf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
bahn.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 Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
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 Cologne to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
Ouibus

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Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim is 231 km. It takes approximately 2 h 6 min to drive from Cologne/Bonn Airport Station to Mannheim.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Dusseldorf 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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