There are 3 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Colmar by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Tgv

$29 - $47

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Colmar 108 / ...

$9 - $15

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Colmar 93 miles

$20 - $29

What companies run services between Karlsruhe, Germany and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Karlsruhe to Colmar via Strasbourg in around 1 h 27 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Karlsruhe to Colmar 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $14
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $14
1st Class
$15 - $24
SNCF
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$8 - $12
1st Class
$12 - $19
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Colmar
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Karlsruhe and Colmar is 129 km. The road distance is 149 km.

The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe to Colmar is to bus which costs 7€ - 13€ and takes 2 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Colmar is to train which takes 1 h 27 min and costs 25€ - 45€.

No, there is no direct train from Karlsruhe to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Colmar via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 27 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karlsruhe and arriving at Colmar. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 27 min to get from Karlsruhe to Colmar, including transfers.