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

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Train  •  3h 1m

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

61€ - 101€

Cheapest option

Bus via Darmstadt  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Darmstadt 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Darmstadt to Dortmund N17 / ...

23€ - 29€

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Bus  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim Central Bus Station to Essen Central Bus Station Varna - Dortmund / ...

45€ - 62€

Drive  •  2h 44m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA 296.7 km

35€ - 55€

Train to Frankfurt, fly, train  •  3h 58m

  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 D-Unterrath S to Dortmund Kley S

84€ - 282€

Train to Stuttgart, fly, train  •  5h 1m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) STR - DUS
  3. Take the train from D-Unterrath S to Dortmund Kley S

81€ - 268€

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA is to bus via Darmstadt which costs 23€ - 30€ and takes 5h 50m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA is to drive which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 2h 44m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Dortmund Kley S via Bochum Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Dortmund IKEA is 236 km. The road distance is 296.7 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA without a car is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs 60€ - 110€.

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It takes approximately 3h 1m to get from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA is to train which takes 3h 1m and costs 60€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus via Darmstadt, which costs 23€ - 30€ and takes 5h 50m.

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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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What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Dortmund IKEA, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Mannheim Hbf to Bochum Hbf every 3 hours. Tickets cost 60€ - 85€ and the journey takes 2h 33m. Three other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA via Darmstadt, Dortmund, Dortmund Hbf, and Dortmund Kley S in around 5h 50m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
100€ - 310€
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 500€
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 500€
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 750€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 13m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Dresden
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
75€ - 300€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
210€ - 750€
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 Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
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
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
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 Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
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
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 Bochum Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
95€ - 180€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 D-Unterrath S to Dortmund Kley S
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 16€
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
16€ - 22€
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
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 33€
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
11€ - 15€
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
18€ - 28€
Website
Railjet
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 Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Darmstadt
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 8€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Darmstadt to Dortmund
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
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 Essen Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Karat-S

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Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Bochum Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA is 297 km. It takes approximately 2h 44m to drive from Mannheim to Dortmund IKEA.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 434+ hotels available in Dortmund IKEA. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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