There are 9 ways to get from Mannheim to Bern by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Bern Ec / ...

$90 - $160

Cheapest option

Bus RegioJet  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim to Karlsruhe Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld Rj

$14 - $19

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Train via Basel SBB  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...

$97 - $161

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Bern 322 / ...

$21 - $35

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Bern 218.4 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel, train  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$130 - $371

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Zurich, train  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$147 - $371

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Zurich, train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$118 - $320

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Geneva, train  •  6 h 3 min

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

$142 - $371

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Bern is to bus which costs 12€ - 17€ and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Bern is to drive which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Bern is 292 km. The road distance is 349.4 km.

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The train from Mannheim Hbf to Bern takes 3 h 20 min including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Bern. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Bern. Services depart five times a day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

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What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Bern, Switzerland?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mannheim to Bern 5 times a day. Tickets cost $90 - $160 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mannheim to Bern twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Geneva via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Bern
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Genève-Aéroport to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Bern
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Mannheim to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Karlsruhe, Hbf. - Süd, am Hintereingang to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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