There are 9 ways to get from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Bern  •  8h 27m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...
  3. Take the train from Bern to Genève 1 / ...
  4. Take the train from Geneve to Annecy

114€ - 237€

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Bus  •  10h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Lausanne N122
  2. Take the bus from Lausanne to Annecy 251 / ...

32€ - 49€

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Train  •  8h 33m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Olten to Genève 5 / ...
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Annecy

116€ - 237€

Train, bus  •  9h 53m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Genėve, Gare Routiėre Place Dorciėre
  3. Take the train from Geneve to Annecy

62€ - 132€

Drive  •  5h 9m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux 544.8 km

65€ - 100€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Geneva  •  6h 6m

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

103€ - 244€

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Lyon, train  •  6h 45m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Lyon (LYS) SXB - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Annecy

130€ - 347€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Lyon, train  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Lyon (LYS) FRA - LYS
  3. Take the train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Annecy

124€ - 325€

Train, train to Zurich, fly to Geneva  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Geneva (GVA) ZRH - GVA

138€ - 396€

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux is to bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 10h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 5h 9m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Tilleuls via Lausanne and Gare Quai Sud. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 12m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Annecy-le-Vieux is 433 km. The road distance is 544.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux without a car is to train via Bern which takes 8h 27m and costs 110€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 8h 27m to get from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB station.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux is to train via Bern which takes 8h 27m and costs 110€ - 240€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 10h 12m.

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

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Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Annecy station.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux.
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  • Distance: 433.2 km
  • Duration: 8h 27m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Annecy-le-Vieux, France?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux via Basel Sbb, Basel SBB, Bern, Geneve, Annecy, and Paul Grimault in around 8h 27m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux via Lausanne, Annecy, and Gare Quai Sud in around 10h 12m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 390€
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 460€
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 270€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Lyon
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 290€
Flights from Frankfurt to Lyon via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 320€
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Zurich to Geneva
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
95€ - 310€
Train operators
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 Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 70€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Bern
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
14€ - 20€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
24€ - 60€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
24€ - 35€
1st Class
40€ - 60€
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Bern to Genève
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 75€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Geneve to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
19€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Olten to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 100€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Lyon Saint-Exupéry TGV to Annecy
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 85€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bern to Geneve
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
29€ - 65€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
29€ - 40€
1st Class
45€ - 65€
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 Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
30€ - 40€
Train from Basel Sbb to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
24€ - 29€
Bus operators
Eurobus SK
Phone
+421 55 680 73 06
Email
onlinepredaj@eurobus.sk
Website
eurobus.sk
Bus from Basel, Meret Oppenheim-Strasse to Genėve, Gare Routiėre Place Dorciėre
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Schedules at
eurobus.sk
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 Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Lausanne
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 29€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Lausanne to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Lausanne to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
14€ - 21€
Website
Eurolines FR
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Lausanne to Annecy
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux is 545 km. It takes approximately 5h 9m to drive from Mannheim to Annecy-le-Vieux.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Geneva Airport.

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There are 1853+ hotels available in Annecy-le-Vieux. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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