There are 5 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Mannheim by train, night train, taxi, car or rideshare

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  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$17 - $29

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Karlsruhe to Mannheim 42.6 miles

$4 - $6

3 alternative options

Night train  •  42 min

  1. Take the night train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Nj / ...

$6 - $35

Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Karlsruhe to Mannheim 42.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Mannheim 42.5 miles

$8 - $13

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Karlsruhe to Mannheim every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $20 - $29 and the journey takes 23 min. Two other operators also service this route.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$31 - $35
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Mannheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Karlsruhe to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Karlsruhe to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Karlsruhe and Mannheim is 54 km. The road distance is 68 km.

The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe to Mannheim is to rideshare which costs 3€ - 5€ and takes 1 h 9 min.

The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Mannheim is to train which takes 23 min and costs 15€ - 25€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Mannheim Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

The train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf takes 23 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.