There are 5 ways to get from Mainz to Würzburg by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...

$35 - $55

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Rideshare  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Mainz to Würzburg 91.6 miles

$7 - $15

3 alternative options

Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...

$46 - $67

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Mainz to Würzburg 028

$9 - $16

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Mainz to Würzburg 94.4 miles

$19 - $29

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mainz and arriving at Würzburg. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mainz Hbf and arriving at Würzburg Hbf. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Mainz and Würzburg is 122 km. The road distance is 151 km.

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The best way to get from Mainz to Würzburg without a car is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs .

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The train from Mainz Hbf to Würzburg Hbf takes 1 h 45 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Mainz to Würzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Mainz station.

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Mainz to Würzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mainz Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Mainz to Würzburg is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Mainz to Würzburg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Würzburg station.

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Mainz to Würzburg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Würzburg Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Mainz to Würzburg.
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  • Distance: 76 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 45 min

What companies run services between Mainz, Germany and Würzburg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mainz to Würzburg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mainz to Würzburg twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $16 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

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.

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mainz Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mainz to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $16
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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Mainz to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Mainz to Würzburg is 151 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Mainz to Würzburg.

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There are 279+ hotels available in Würzburg. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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

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