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There are 10 ways to get from Mannheim to Ruse by train, plane, bus, night train 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 to Frankfurt, fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  7h 45m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) FRA - OTP
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse

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Bus SC Latino Expres S.R.L.  •  32h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station E01 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
  3. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$78 - $114

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Train to Stuttgart, fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) STR - OTP
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Varna, train  •  9h 50m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Varna (VAR) FRA - VAR
  3. Take the train from Beloslav to Ruse - Tovarna

$173 - $343

Train to Munich, fly to Bucharest Otopeni, bus  •  10h 55m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Bucharest Otopeni (OTP) MUC - OTP
  3. Take the bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse

Train, bus  •  25h 10m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Amberg Re
  4. Take the bus from Amberg to Bucharest
  5. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

Train  •  29h 13m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  2. Take the train from Budapest-Keleti to Arad Ic
  3. Take the train from Arad to Videle D
  4. Take the train from Videle to Giurgiu R

$233 - $334

Bus  •  30h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari 1925
  2. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$109 - $178

Train, EuroNight, bus  •  29h 27m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Györ Rj
  2. Take the EuroNight from Györ to Gara de Nord D
  3. Take the bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu

$212 - $305

Drive  •  18h 50m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Ruse 1165.6 miles

$240 - $360

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The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Ruse is to bus which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 32h 55m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Ruse is to train and fly which costs 150€ - 300€ and takes 9h 50m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Ruse. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Giurgiu via Frankfurt and Bucuresti. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 32h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Ruse. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Giurgiu via Budapest-Keleti, Arad and Videle. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 29h 13m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Ruse is 1470 km. The road distance is 1864.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Ruse without a car is to train and bus which takes 25h 10m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 45m to get from Mannheim to Ruse, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Ruse bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB station.

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Mannheim to Ruse train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Ruse is to train which takes 29h 13m and costs 200€ - 290€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 90€ - 160€ and takes 30h 40m.

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  • Distance: 919 miles
  • Duration: 7h 45m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Ruse, Bulgaria?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Ruse via Budapest-Keleti, Arad, and Videle in around 29h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Ruse via Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari, Păcii, Eroilor, Gara de Nord, and Bucuresti in around 30h 40m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$310 - $550
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Timisoara
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $400
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $550
LOT
Website
lot.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $270
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Warsaw Chopin
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $950
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Blue Air
Website
blueairweb.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
Flights from Munich to Bucharest Otopeni via Iasi
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 52m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $400
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Bulgaria Air
Website
air.bg
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Sofia
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to Varna via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
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(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Amberg
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
10h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$200 - $290
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Györ
Ave. Duration
8h 41m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $250
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Györ to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
18h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Bulgarian Railways (BDZh)
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $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
47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Romanian Railways (CFR)
Phone
0219521
Website
cfrcalatori.ro
Train from Arad to Videle
Ave. Duration
10h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Train from Videle to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Website
cfrcaltori.ro
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Györ to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
18h 9m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
cd.cz
Bus operators
PEGASUS GROUP Ltd.
Phone
+359 (0) 877 34 47 47
Email
pegasus@pegasusbg.com
Website
pegasusbg.com
Bus from Bucharest Otopeni Airport to Ruse
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Twice daily
Schedules at
pegasusbg.com
Maxibus Travel
Phone
004 0756 117 331
Email
contact@maxibustravel.ro
Website
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Amberg to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
18h 6m
Frequency
Twice a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
20h 27m
Frequency
4 times a week
Schedules at
maxibustravel.ro
Nelmatour
Phone
+4-0743-337.546
Website
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
nelmatour.autogari.ro
Omerta Impex
Phone
+4-0723-274.620
Website
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
omertaimpex.autogari.ro
Leon trans
Phone
+4-0722.341.429
Website
leontrans.autogari.ro
Bus from Bucuresti to Giurgiu
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
leontrans.autogari.ro
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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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 Bucharest, Bucharest Autogara Militari
Ave. Duration
28h 45m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $180
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Crnja Tours
Phone
+385 91 30 30 356
Email
info@crnja-tours.hr
Website
crnja-tours.hr
Bus from Mannheim Central Bus Station to Frankfurt Main Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
Crnja Tours
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Mannheim to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Website
Marino Autolinee
Karat-S
Phone
+359 2 8120810
Email
operations@eurolines.bg
Website
karat-s.com
Bus from Mannheim Central Bus Station to Frankfurt Main Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
Karat-S
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Manheim to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
arriva.cz
SC Latino Expres S.R.L.
Phone
0040263701919
Email
latinoexpres@yahoo.com
Website
latinoexpres.ro
Bus from Frankfurt to Bucharest
Ave. Duration
28h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Schedules at
latinoexpres.ro

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 15m.

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Mannheim to Ruse bus services, operated by Nelmatour, arrive at Giurgiu station.

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Ruse is 1h ahead of Mannheim. It is currently 11:13 AM in Mannheim and 12:13 PM in Ruse.

Mannheim to Ruse train services, operated by Romanian Railways (CFR), arrive at Giurgiu station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Ruse is 1865 km. It takes approximately 18h 50m to drive from Mannheim to Ruse.

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Tarom, Air Serbia, LOT and four other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Bucharest Otopeni Airport.

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There are 94+ hotels available in Ruse. Prices start at $24 USD per night.

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