There are 8 ways to get from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum by train, plane, bus or car

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Train to Frankfurt, fly to Krakow, bus  •  6h 21m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Krakow (KRK) FRA - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Oświęcim, Oświęcim, Muzeum Auschwitz

256 zł - 1 667 zł

Cheapest option

Bus  •  19h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim ZOB to Katowice

218 zł - 296 zł

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Train to Stuttgart, fly to Krakow, bus  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Krakow (KRK) STR - KRK
  3. Take the bus from Kraków Airport to Oświęcim, Oświęcim, Muzeum Auschwitz

298 zł - 4 132 zł

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Katowice, train  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Katowice (KTW) FRA - KTW
  3. Take the train from Katowice to Oswiecim

372 zł - 1 269 zł

Train  •  15h 31m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Leipzig Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Leipzig Hbf to Cottbus Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Cottbus Hbf to Wroclaw Glowny Ire
  4. Take the train from Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice Ic / ...

673 zł - 963 zł

Bus via Frankfurt am Main  •  18h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Katowice, Katowice bus station N1310

248 zł - 362 zł

Bus #2  •  19h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim ZOB to Bielsko-Biala

238 zł - 318 zł

Drive  •  8h 59m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum 1002.9 km

550 zł - 850 zł

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum is to bus which costs 45€ - 65€ and takes 19h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum is to train and fly and bus which costs 55€ - 370€ and takes 6h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. However, there are services departing from Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Oświęcim, Oświęcim, Muzeum Auschwitz via Bielsko-Biała, Bielsko-Biala. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 19h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Oswiecim via Leipzig Hbf, Cottbus Hbf, Wroclaw Glowny and Katowice. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 31m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum is 771 km. The road distance is 1002.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum without a car is to train which takes 15h 31m and costs 140€ - 210€.

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It takes approximately 6h 21m to get from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, depart from Mannheim ZOB station.

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Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, Poland?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum via Leipzig Hbf, Cottbus Hbf, Wroclaw Glowny, Katowice, and Oswiecim in around 15h 31m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, Katowice, Katowice bus station, Katowice, and Oswiecim in around 18h 37m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280 zł - 1 900 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Krakow via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280 zł - 1 900 zł
Flights from Stuttgart to Krakow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
600 zł - 4 500 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 zł - 2 400 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Katowice via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
650 zł - 2 400 zł
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
280 zł - 1 900 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 52m
When
Every day
Estimated price
410 zł - 1 700 zł
Flights from Stuttgart to Krakow via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
390 zł - 1 100 zł
Flights from Frankfurt to Katowice
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
650 zł - 2 400 zł
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
800 zł - 2 500 zł
Flights from Stuttgart to Krakow via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
850 zł - 2 600 zł
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
150 zł - 1 400 zł
Cairo Aviation
Website
cairoaviation.com.eg
Flights from Stuttgart to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
260 zł - 900 zł
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Krakow
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
210 zł - 2 500 zł
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
95 zł - 140 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
120 zł - 170 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Leipzig Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
360 zł - 500 zł
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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
55 zł - 80 zł
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
190 zł - 280 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70 zł - 110 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
120 zł - 180 zł
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
150 zł - 180 zł
1st Class
120 zł - 150 zł
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Mannheim Hauptbahnhof to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
50 zł - 70 zł
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
85 zł - 130 zł
Website
Railjet
Kolslask
Train from Katowice to Oswiecim
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Polregio
Phone
(+48) 22 439 6052
Email
info@p-r.com.pl
Website
polregio.pl
Train from Katowice to Oswiecim
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7 zł - 10 zł
Website
Polregio
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Leipzig Hbf to Cottbus Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
110 zł - 160 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Cottbus Hbf to Wroclaw Glowny
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
150 zł - 220 zł
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
PKP Intercity

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability and large families entitled to discounts. Trains have standard 1st and 2nd class reserved seating, and many overnight trains also offer sleepers and couchettes.

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Wroclaw Glowny to Katowice
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
40 zł - 75 zł
Website
PKP Intercity
Book at
Poland Rail Pass
2nd Class
40 zł - 55 zł
1st Class
55 zł - 75 zł
Bus operators
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 Kraków Airport to Oświęcim, Oświęcim, Muzeum Auschwitz
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
28 zł - 35 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
35 zł - 45 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Katowice, Katowice bus station
Ave. Duration
13h 50m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
210 zł - 260 zł
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Mannheim Central Bus Station to Frankfurt Main Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
140 zł - 200 zł
Website
Karat-S
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 Mannheim to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
65 zł - 95 zł
Website
Eurolines FR
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Mannheim to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
32 zł
Website
Marino Autolinee
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mannheim to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35 zł - 45 zł
Website
Blablabus
Autokar Polska
Phone
48/796 473 308
Email
biuro@autokarpolska.com.pl
Website
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Mannheim ZOB to Katowice
Ave. Duration
17h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
210 zł - 290 zł
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl
Bus from Mannheim ZOB to Bielsko-Biala
Ave. Duration
17h 24m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
210 zł - 290 zł
Schedules at
autokarpolska.com.pl

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum is to train which takes 15h 31m and costs 140€ - 210€. Alternatively, you can bus via Frankfurt am Main, which costs 50€ - 80€ and takes 18h 37m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Krakow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum bus services, operated by Autokar Polska, arrive at Bielsko-Biala station.

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Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum train services, operated by PKP Intercity, arrive at Katowice station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum is 1003 km. It takes approximately 8h 59m to drive from Mannheim to Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum.

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Ryanair, Austrian Airlines, LOT and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Krakow Airport.

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There are 286+ hotels available in Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. Prices start at 500 zł per night.

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