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There are 6 ways to get from Mannheim to Bamberg by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf  •  3h 55m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg Rb / ...

$78 - $119

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Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station E01 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bamberg, Bamberg train 068

$18 - $30

4 alternative options

Train  •  4h 49m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Bad Friedrichshall Hbf Re
  2. Take the train from Bad Friedrichshall Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Re
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg Rb / ...

$77 - $117

Bus, train  •  4h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Manheim to Würzburg 43490
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg Rb / ...

$37 - $53

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Bamberg 168.6 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly  •  3h 23m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Nuremberg (NUE) FRA - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg

$104 - $243

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Bamberg is to bus which costs 15€ - 27€ and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Bamberg is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Bamberg. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Bamberg, Bamberg train via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Bamberg. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Bamberg via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Würzburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 55m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Bamberg is 181 km. The road distance is 269.8 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Bamberg without a car is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs 65€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 3h 55m to get from Mannheim to Bamberg, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Bamberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB station.

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Mannheim to Bamberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Bamberg is to train which takes 3h 55m and costs 65€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 27€ and takes 6h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Bamberg.
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  • Distance: 113 miles
  • Duration: 3h 55m

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

You can take a train from Mannheim to Bamberg via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf and Würzburg Hbf in around 3h 55m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Bamberg via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station in around 6h 10m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Bad Friedrichshall Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bad Friedrichshall Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Bamberg
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
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 Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Manheim to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.cz
Bus from Manheim to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
arriva.cz
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Bamberg, Bamberg train
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Mannheim Central Bus Station to Frankfurt Main Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Crnja Tours
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
$9
Website
Marino Autolinee
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
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Karat-S

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Nuremberg Airport is the direct flight which takes 45m.

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Mannheim to Bamberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Bamberg, Bamberg train station.

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Mannheim to Bamberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Bamberg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Bamberg is 270 km. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Mannheim to Bamberg.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Nuremberg Airport.

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