There are 4 ways to get from Mannheim to Tübingen by train, bus or car

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Train via Stuttgart Hbf  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Tübingen Hbf Re / ...

$37 - $75

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Bus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Tübingen N177 / ...

$10 - $17

2 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Tübingen Hbf Ic

$40 - $60

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Tübingen 96.9 miles

$20 - $30

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB and arriving at Tübingen. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Tübingen Hbf. Services depart twice a week. The journey takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Tübingen is 116 km. The road distance is 155 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Tübingen without a car is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Mannheim to Tübingen, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Tübingen is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 5 min.

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Mannheim to Tübingen bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Tübingen station.

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Mannheim to Tübingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Tübingen Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Mannheim to Tübingen.
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  • Distance: 72.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Tübingen, Germany?

You can take a train from Mannheim to Tübingen via Stuttgart Hbf in around 1 h 50 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Mannheim to Tübingen once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $17 and the journey takes 3 h 5 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 Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Tübingen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Tübingen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Tübingen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
vvs.de
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 Tübingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Tübingen is 155 km. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Mannheim to Tübingen.

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