There are 7 ways to get from Mannheim to Zug by train, car or plane

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Train Trenitalia Eurocity  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Rotkreuz Ec

$67 - $98

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  4 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Zürich HB Ice / ...

$105 - $172

Train Deutsche Bahn #2  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB 36 / ...

$86 - $176

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Zug 226.8 miles

$45 - $70

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Zurich  •  3 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Zurich (ZRH) FRA - ZRH

$126 - $326

Train to Stuttgart, fly to Zurich  •  3 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH

$99 - $281

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel, train, line 5 train  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  4. Take the line 5 train from Zürich HB to Zug

$136 - $386

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Mannheim to Zug. However, there are services departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Zug via Rotkreuz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Zug is 258 km. The road distance is 362.9 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Zug without a car is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Mannheim to Zug, including transfers.

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Mannheim to Zug train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, depart from Mannheim Hbf station.

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Mannheim to Zug train services, operated by Trenitalia Eurocity, arrive at Rotkreuz station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Zug is 363 km. It takes approximately 3 h 20 min to drive from Mannheim to Zug.

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Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Frankfurt Airport to Zurich Airport.

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  • Distance: 161 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Zug, Switzerland?

Trenitalia Eurocity operates a train from Mannheim to Zug once a week. Tickets cost $55 - $80 and the journey takes 3 h 28 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
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 Rotkreuz
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Zug
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch

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