There are 5 ways to get from Mannheim to Cologne Business School by train, rideshare, car or plane

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Train  •  1h 50m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Koeln Hbf Ice / ...

44€ - 83€

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Rideshare  •  3h 6m

  1. Take the rideshare from Mannheim to Cologne 242.7 km

8€ - 19€

3 alternative options

Train via Wiesbaden  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Köln Dasselstr./Bf Süd Rb26

41€ - 93€

Drive  •  2h 16m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Cologne Business School 243.5 km

29€ - 45€

Train, fly  •  4h 13m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Dusseldorf (DUS) FRA - DUS
  3. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Süd

85€ - 322€

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Cologne Business School is to rideshare which costs 8€ - 19€ and takes 3h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Cologne Business School is to train which costs 40€ - 85€ and takes 1h 50m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Cologne Business School. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Köln Ulrepforte via Köln Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 50m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Cologne Business School is 193 km. The road distance is 243.5 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Cologne Business School without a car is to train which takes 1h 50m and costs 40€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 1h 50m to get from Mannheim to Cologne Business School, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Cologne Business School train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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

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Mannheim to Cologne Business School train services, operated by TransRegio, arrive at Köln Dasselstr./Bf Süd station.

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  • Distance: 192.7 km
  • Duration: 1h 50m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Cologne Business School, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Mannheim Hbf to Koeln Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 45€ - 65€ and the journey takes 1h 28m. Three other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
20€ - 29€
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
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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Mannheim Hbf to Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
26€ - 50€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Koeln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
12€ - 17€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
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
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 Mannheim Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
11€ - 17€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
mittelrheinbahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Köln Dasselstr./Bf Süd
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
TransRegio
National Express
Phone
0221 13 999 444
Website
nationalexpress.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Köln Süd
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 13€
Website
National Express Rail
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Mannheim to Cologne
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
8€ - 19€
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Cologne Business School is 243 km. It takes approximately 2h 16m to drive from Mannheim to Cologne Business School.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 1163+ hotels available in Cologne Business School. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Mannheim and Cologne Business School. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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