There are 11 ways to get from Mannheim to Swansea by train, bus, night 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  •  10 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  3. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea

$280 - $580

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Bus  •  18 h 20 min

  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 Swansea Bus Station

$55 - $80

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Bus, night bus, train  •  23 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 108 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London
  3. Take the night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Newport, Queensway (Newport Railway Station) M7
  4. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea

$117 - $218

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Swansea

$312 - $375

Drive, carferry  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Calais
  2. Take the carferry from Calais to Dover
  3. Drive from Dover to Swansea

$163 - $241

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Bristol, train  •  7 h 3 min

  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 Cardiff Central
  4. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea

$156 - $451

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Cardiff, train  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Cardiff (CWL) FRA - CWL
  3. Take the train from Bridgend to Swansea

$203 - $620

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Birmingham, train  •  8 h 20 min

  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 New Street to Bristol Parkway
  4. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

$185 - $466

Train to Frankfurt, fly to London Heathrow, train  •  8 h 10 min

  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 London Paddington to Swansea

$208 - $531

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Manchester, train  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Manchester (MAN) FRA - MAN
  3. Take the train from Wilmslow to Swansea

$173 - $434

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Birmingham, train  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Birmingham (BHX) STR - BHX
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Parkway
  4. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea

$183 - $401

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Mannheim to Swansea station. However, there are services departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Swansea Bus Station via Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 20 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Swansea is 907 km.

The best way to get from Mannheim to Swansea without a car is to train which takes 10 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h 8 min to get from Mannheim to Swansea, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Swansea is to train which takes 10 h 8 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 18 h 20 min.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 45 min.

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Mannheim to Swansea bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Swansea Bus Station.

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Swansea is 1 h behind Mannheim. It is currently 4:32 AM in Mannheim and 3:32 AM in Swansea.

Lufthansa, BMI Regional and KLM offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Bristol Airport.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Swansea.
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  • Distance: 566.8 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 8 min

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Swansea, Wales?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Swansea via Paris Est, Gare de l'Est, Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 10 h 8 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Mannheim to Swansea via Luxembourg, Luxembourg central station, Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière, London, Victoria Green Line Station, and London Victoria Coach Station in around 18 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $270
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$300 - $900
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $410
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Flights from Frankfurt to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $460
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $320
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to London Heathrow via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $450
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Birmingham via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $460
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $4,500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$29 - $180
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 Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 13 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Eurostar
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $24
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Bridgend to Swansea
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $25
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Bridgend to Swansea
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
Train from Wilmslow to Swansea
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
First Anytime Day Single
$130 - $190
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
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
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to London
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Luxembourg, Central station CFL - Gare Routière to London, Victoria Green Line Station
Ave. Duration
8 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
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 Swansea Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Stredni Cechy
Website
arriva-strednicechy.cz
Bus from Manheim to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arriva.cz
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Newport, Queensway (Newport Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com
Ferry operators

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