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There are 13 ways to get from Mannheim to Southampton by train, bus, car, car train, car ferry 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 via Gare de l'Est  •  8h 9m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$218 - $446

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Bus RegioJet  •  15h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station N36
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade 032

$48 - $71

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Train  •  9h 29m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
  4. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$191 - $387

Bus Ouibus  •  22h 28m

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim Hbf to The Hague
  2. Take the bus from The Hague to London
  3. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade 032

$91 - $125

Drive, train, Eurotunnel  •  9h 20m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Take the train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid Ice
  3. Take the train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Calais-Fréthun
  4. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
  5. Drive from Folkestone to Southampton

$323 - $442

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 51m

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Calais
  2. Take the car ferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Southampton

$138 - $206

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London City, train  •  6h 1m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London City (LCY) FRA - LCY
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$138 - $429

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Bristol, train  •  7h 7m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Bristol (BRS) FRA - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central

$159 - $428

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Heathrow (LHR) FRA - LHR
  3. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$133 - $390

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London Stansted, train  •  6h 48m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to London Stansted (STN) FRA - STN
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$106 - $304

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 40m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Birmingham (BHX) FRA - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham International to Southampton Central

$157 - $371

Train to Stuttgart, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  7h 51m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to London Heathrow (LHR) STR - LHR
  3. Take the train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Southampton Central

$136 - $395

Train to Cologne Bonn, fly to London Stansted, train  •  7h 41m

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
  2. Fly from Cologne Bonn (CGN) to London Stansted (STN) CGN - STN
  3. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Central

$129 - $307

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Mannheim to Southampton is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 15h 58m.

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The quickest way to get from Mannheim to Southampton is to train and fly which costs 120€ - 380€ and takes 6h 1m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Southampton station. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade via Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 58m.

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The distance between Mannheim and Southampton is 719 km.

The best way to get from Mannheim to Southampton without a car is to train which takes 8h 9m and costs 190€ - 390€.

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It takes approximately 8h 9m to get from Mannheim to Southampton, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Southampton is to train which takes 8h 9m and costs 190€ - 390€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 15h 58m.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Mannheim to Southampton bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Southampton.
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  • Distance: 449.7 miles
  • Duration: 8h 9m

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Southampton, England?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Southampton via Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, Euston station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 8h 9m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Southampton via Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, London, Victoria Green Line Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 15h 58m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $250
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to London Heathrow via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $600
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to London Heathrow via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Stuttgart to London Heathrow via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $490
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$29 - $200
Flights from Cologne Bonn to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $250
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Frankfurt to London City via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $3,300
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to London Heathrow via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3h 1m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
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 Paris Est
Ave. Duration
2h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $160
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Brussels Midi-Zuid
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
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 Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Website
eurostar.com
Train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$75 - $240
Premier
$180 - $280
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to London St. Pancras International
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $200
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$65 - $200
Premier
$150 - $230
Train from Brussel-Zuid/Midi to Gare de Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $110
Website
eurostar.com
Standard
$45 - $110
Premier
$100 - $130
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
Website
eurotunnel.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Hayes & Harlington to Reading
Ave. Duration
38m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $24
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $15
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $24
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Reading to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$24 - $40
Train from Birmingham International to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Bus operators
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 Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
regiojet.com
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Mannheim Hbf to The Hague
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from The Hague to London
Ave. Duration
10h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
Ouibus
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Southampton is 1h behind Mannheim. It is currently 3:49 PM in Mannheim and 2:49 PM in Southampton.

Luxair, Swiss, Lufthansa and two other airlines offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to London City Airport.

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