There are 6 ways to get from Mannheim to Geneva by train, night 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  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Olten to Genève 5 / ...

$124 - $221

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Bus  •  9 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Geneva 122

$30 - $50

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Night train, bus  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the night train from Mannheim Hauptbahnhof to Basel SBB Station Nj 401
  2. Take the bus from Basel City Centre to Geneva - Bus station Ouibus

$37 - $50

Drive  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Geneva 316.2 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  3 h 59 min

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

$102 - $292

Train, bus to Luxembourg, fly  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
  3. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Geneva (GVA) LUX - GVA

$122 - $321

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Geneva is to night train and bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 9 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Geneva is to train and fly which costs 85€ - 260€ and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Geneva is 404 km. The road distance is 505.9 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Mannheim to Geneva, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Geneva. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 9 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Geneva. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Genève via Basel SBB and Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Geneva.
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  • Distance: 252.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Mannheim to Geneva via Basel SBB and Olten in around 5 h 38 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mannheim to Geneva 6 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 9 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
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
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
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
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $1,000
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Luxembourg to Geneva
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $24
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
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$45 - $80
First
$55 - $130
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Olten to Genève
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Nightjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
nightjet.com
Night train from Mannheim Hauptbahnhof to Basel SBB Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
nightjet.com
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel City Centre to Geneva - Bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
Ouibus
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 Geneva
Ave. Duration
9 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Saarbrücken Hbf to Luxembourg, Gare routière
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu

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