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There are 8 ways to get from Czech Republic to Mannheim by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Dresden, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DRS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

€89 - €253

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Train, bus  •  7h 46m

  1. Take the train from Praha hl.n. to Plzeň hl.n. R16
  2. Take the bus from Pilsen, CAN to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 RegioJet

€13 - €19

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Fly Prague to Frankfurt, train  •  4h 27m

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

€62 - €270

Train to Dresden, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  5h 17m

  1. Take the train from Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
  2. Fly from Dresden (DRS) to Stuttgart (STR) DRS - STR
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf

€77 - €320

Train to Linz, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
  2. Fly from Linz (LNZ) to Frankfurt (FRA) LNZ - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

€187 - €939

Bus  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Prague to Mannheim central bus station 109 / ...

€15 - €35

Train  •  9h 22m

  1. Take the train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Schwandorf 352 / ...
  2. Take the train from Schwandorf to Nuernberg Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  4. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken Re / ...
  5. Take the train from Osterburken to Mannheim Hbf S1 / ...

€67 - €142

Drive  •  4h 32m

  1. Drive from Prague to Mannheim 513 km

€55 - €80

Czech Republic to Mannheim by bus

The bus journey time between Czech Republic and Mannheim is around 7h 15m and covers a distance of around 538 km. The fastest bus normally takes 6h 30m. Operated by FlixBus and RegioJet, the Czech Republic to Mannheim bus service departs from Prague and arrives in Mannheim central bus station. Typically 10 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
7h 15m
Fastest bus time:
6h 30m
Buses per week:
10
Cheapest price:
€15
Carbon emissions:
67 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
08:10
Last bus departs at:
23:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Czech Republic to Mannheim bus schedules

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No, entry into Germany from Czech Republic is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Mannheim is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Mannheim is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

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Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Czech Republic to Mannheim is to train and bus which costs 330 Kč - 500 Kč and takes 7h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Czech Republic to Mannheim is to fly and train which costs 1 600 Kč - 7 000 Kč and takes 4h 27m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Prague and arriving at Mannheim central bus station station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Czech Republic to Mannheim. However, there are services departing from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi and arriving at Mannheim Hbf via Schwandorf, Nuernberg Hbf, Wuerzburg Hbf and Osterburken. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 22m.

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The distance between Czech Republic and Mannheim is 506 km. The road distance is 513 km.

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The best way to get from Czech Republic to Mannheim without a car is to bus which takes 7h 35m and costs 400 Kč - 850 Kč.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Czech Republic to Mannheim, including transfers.

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Czech Republic to Mannheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Prague station.

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Czech Republic to Mannheim train services, operated by Czech Railways (ČD), depart from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi station.

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The best way to get from Czech Republic to Mannheim is to bus which takes 7h 35m and costs 400 Kč - 850 Kč. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 1 700 Kč - 3 700 Kč and takes 9h 22m.

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Map of how to get from Czech Republic to Mannheim.
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  • Distance: 505.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Czech Republic and Mannheim, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Prague to Mannheim central bus station once daily. Tickets cost €26 - €35 and the journey takes 7h 35m. RegioJet also services this route 5 times a week. Alternatively, you can take a train from Prague to Mannheim via Schwandorf, Nuernberg Hbf, Wuerzburg Hbf, and Osterburken in around 9h 22m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €340
Flights from Dresden to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€65 - €340
Flights from Prague to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €390
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €410
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€80 - €400
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €1200
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dresden to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €230
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Linz to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€190 - €1400
Train operators
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Train from Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€4 - €7
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€4 - €6
Business
€5 - €7
1st Class
€5 - €7
Train from Ceske Budejovice to Linz Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€6 - €8
Business
€8 - €10
1st Class
€8 - €10
Train from Praha Hlavni Nadrazi to Schwandorf
Ave. Duration
3h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €19
Website
Czech Railways (ČD)
2nd Class
€11 - €14
Business
€15 - €19
1st Class
€16 - €19
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Phone
+36 (1) 3 49 49 49
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€4 - €5
Website
mavcsoport.hu
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€5 - €7
Website
mavcsoport.hu
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 Usti Nad Labem Hlavni Nadrazi to Dresden Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €24
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €29
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€25 - €35
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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)
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
€11 - €16
1st Class
€19 - €27
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
Railjet
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€18 - €28
Website
Railjet
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 8m
Frequency
Once daily
Website
Abellio
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Mannheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Train from Würzburg Hauptbahnhof to Osterburken
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Pražská integrovaná doprava
Phone
+42 023 470 4560
Website
pid.cz
Train from Praha hl.n. to Plzeň hl.n.
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Schedules at
Pražská integrovaná doprava
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 Schwandorf to Nuernberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €24
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Osterburken to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Phone
+49 (0) 911 / 240 388 – 22
Email
info@bahntouristikexpress.de
Website
bahntouristikexpress.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
BahnTouristikExpress GmbH
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
DB Bus
Website
bahn.com
Train from Osterburken Bahnhof to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Bus
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 Prague to Mannheim central bus station
Ave. Duration
7h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€26 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Prague, ÚAN Florenc to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
RegioJet
Bus from Pilsen, CAN to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
RegioJet

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The quickest flight from Dresden Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Czech Republic to Mannheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Mannheim central bus station.

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Czech Republic to Mannheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Czech Republic to Mannheim is 513 km. It takes approximately 4h 32m to drive from Czech Republic to Mannheim.

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