There are 10 ways to get from Munich to Mannheim by train, bus, rideshare, car 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$75 - $110

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Munich to Mannheim 217.3 miles

$18 - $35

8 alternative options

Train via Heidelberg Hbf  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from München Ost to Heidelberg Hbf Ec / ...

$123 - $163

Bus  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB 227 / ...

$21 - $95

Bus via Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport  •  5 h 34 min

  1. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N277 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB 027 / ...

$21 - $81

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Munich to Mannheim 216.9 miles

$45 - $70

Fly Munich to Frankfurt, train  •  3 h 36 min

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

$106 - $258

Fly Munich to Stuttgart, bus, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Stuttgart (STR) MUC - STR
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf

$104 - $268

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h

  1. Take the train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Frankfurt (FRA) NUE - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$142 - $277

Fly Munich to Saarbrucken, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Saarbrucken (SCN) MUC - SCN
  2. Take the train from St Ingbert to Ludwigshafen(Rhein) Mitte

$216 - $586

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Mannheim hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $110 and the journey takes 3 h. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Munich to Mannheim every 4 hours. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 50 min. Eurolines DE also services this route 3 times a day.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Dresden
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Nuremberg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $2,700
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Munich to Saarbrucken
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Frankfurt via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $4,500
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from München Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Ost to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from St Ingbert to Ludwigshafen(Rhein) Mitte
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $37
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München ZOB to Mannheim - Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
7 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $95
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart Airport to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Munich to Mannheim?

The distance between Munich and Mannheim is 273 km. The road distance is 347 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Munich to Mannheim?

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Mannheim is to rideshare which costs 14€ - 26€ and takes 3 h 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Munich to Mannheim?

The quickest way to get from Munich to Mannheim is to train which takes 3 h and costs 60€ - 90€.

Is there a direct train between Munich and Mannheim?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Mannheim Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 3 h.

Is there a direct bus between Munich and Mannheim?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Munich, Munich central bus station and arriving at Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Munich to Mannheim?

The train from München Hbf to Mannheim Hbf takes 3 h including transfers and departs hourly.