There are 4 ways to get from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber by train, bus or car

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  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) Rb / ...

$73 - $110

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Manheim to Würzburg 43490
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) Rb / ...

$32 - $44

2 alternative options

Train, line 807 bus  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Dombühl Re
  3. Take the line 807 bus from Dombühl Bahnhof to Rothenburg P1 Fr.-Hörner-Weg 807

$61 - $90

Drive  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber 112.1 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Würzburg Hbf and Steinach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 124 km. The road distance is 179.4 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber without a car is to train which takes 4 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber is 179 km. It takes approximately 1 h 43 min to drive from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

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There are 170+ hotels available in Rothenburg ob der Tauber. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber.
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  • Distance: 77.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Rothenburg ob der Tauber via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf, Würzburg Hbf, Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber), and Steinach in around 4 h 25 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 Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Steinach(b Rothenburg ob der Tauber)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Dombühl
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $27
1st Class
$39 - $40
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Bus operators
VGN
Email
info@vgn.de
Website
vgn.de
Bus from Dombühl Bahnhof to Rothenburg P1 Fr.-Hörner-Weg
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
vgn.de
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Manheim to Würzburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $13
Schedules at
arriva.cz

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