There are 3 ways to get from Mannheim to Forbach by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 18 min

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

$34 - $47

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Bus  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Saarbrücken, Fernbusbahnhof Dudweilerstrasse RegioJet

$7 - $8

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Forbach 88.2 miles

$18 - $28

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Forbach. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 and arriving at Gare Routière Forbach via Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 48 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Forbach is 119 km. The road distance is 141.2 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Forbach without a car is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 18 min to get from Mannheim to Forbach, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Forbach bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 station.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Forbach is to train which takes 2 h 18 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 48 min.

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Mannheim to Forbach bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Saarbrücken, Fernbusbahnhof Dudweilerstrasse station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Forbach is 141 km. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Mannheim to Forbach.

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There are 200+ hotels available in Forbach. Prices start at $52 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Forbach.
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  • Distance: 74.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 18 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mannheim to Forbach 4 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Mannheim to Forbach once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min.

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 Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 to Saarbrücken, Fernbusbahnhof Dudweilerstrasse
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
regiojet.com

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