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There are 4 ways to get from Mannheim to Colmar by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Colmar Tgv

$53 - $87

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Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Colmar 108

$12 - $22

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Colmar 132.3 miles

$28 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 42 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 St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar

$112 - $328

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Colmar is to bus which costs 11€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Colmar is to drive which costs 24€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Colmar. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Colmar. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Colmar via Karlsruhe Hbf and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Colmar is 177 km. The road distance is 211.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Colmar without a car is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs 45€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 49 min to get from Mannheim to Colmar, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Colmar is to train which takes 2 h 49 min and costs 45€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 11€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Colmar.
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  • Distance: 110.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 49 min

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Colmar, France?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Colmar via Karlsruhe Hbf and Strasbourg in around 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mannheim to Colmar once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
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 Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $22
1st Class
$30 - $35
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $26
1st Class
$37 - $39
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Colmar
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from St-Louis (Haut-Rhin) to Colmar
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$17 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
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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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Colmar
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Mannheim to Colmar train services, operated by SNCF, arrive at Colmar station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Colmar is 212 km. It takes approximately 2 h 4 min to drive from Mannheim to Colmar.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Basel Airport.

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