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There are 8 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Mannheim by train, bus, night train, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice

$55 - $85

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Rideshare  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Düsseldorf to Mannheim 173.1 miles

$11 - $21

6 alternative options

Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB N27 / ...

$16 - $27

Night train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the night train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ic / ...

$65 - $100

Train, drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Drive from Koblenz Hbf to Mannheim

$51 - $152

Drive  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Mannheim 173.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  2 h 54 min

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

$92 - $283

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  3 h 49 min

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

$91 - $204

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Mannheim is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Mannheim is to train which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Mannheim Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Mannheim is 227 km. The road distance is 277.9 km.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Mannheim without a car is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs 50€ - 75€.

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The train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf takes 1 h 56 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Düsseldorf to Mannheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Düsseldorf station.

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Düsseldorf to Mannheim train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Düsseldorf Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Mannheim is to train which takes 1 h 56 min and costs 50€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 14€ - 24€ and takes 4 h.

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Map of how to get from Düsseldorf to Mannheim.
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  • Distance: 141.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 56 min

What companies run services between Düsseldorf, Germany and Mannheim, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Düsseldorf to Mannheim hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Mannheim every 4 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $27 and the journey takes 4 h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Koblenz Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32 - $37
Schedules at
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hnf to Koblenz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $130
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.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 Düsseldorf to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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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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Düsseldorf to Mannheim bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Düsseldorf to Mannheim is 278 km. It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to drive from Düsseldorf to Mannheim.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Dusseldorf Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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Book your Düsseldorf to Mannheim bus tickets online with FlixBus.

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There are 609+ hotels available in Mannheim. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Düsseldorf and Mannheim. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Düsseldorf to Dusseldorf Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs 1€ - 7€.

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