Mainz to Karlsruhe train

Cheap train tickets from Mainz to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Cheapest

18

Average

20

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
03:25PMMainz1h51 05:16PMKarlsruhe
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181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:42PMMainz1h58 10:40PMKarlsruhe
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181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:42AMMainz1h05 09:47AMKarlsruhe
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181One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
03:16PMMainz2h00 05:16PMKarlsruhe
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201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:42PMMainz1h17 07:59PMKarlsruhe
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221One-way

Train schedule from Mainz to Karlsruhe

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, June 29
Deutsche Bahn
08:42AMMainz1h05 09:47AMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn with connection
03:16PMMainz2h00 05:16PMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
03:25PMMainz1h51 05:16PMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
06:42PMMainz1h17 07:59PMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
08:35PMMainz2h02 10:37PMKarlsruhe
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Deutsche Bahn
08:42PMMainz1h58 10:40PMKarlsruhe
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Fastest train times from Mainz to Karlsruhe

Showing times and prices for Jun 29

Fastest Journey

1 h 5 m

Average

1 h 42 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

109 km

Of the 6 trains that leave Mainz for Karlsruhe every day 6 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
08:42AMMainz1h05 09:47AMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
06:42PMMainz1h17 07:59PMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
221One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:25PMMainz1h51 05:16PMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:42PMMainz1h58 10:40PMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
181One-way
Deutsche Bahn with connection
03:16PMMainz2h00 05:16PMKarlsruhe
0 transfers
201One-way

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Overview: Train from Mainz to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance68 miles (109 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 16 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Mainz to Karlsruhe cover the 68 miles (109 km) long route taking on average 1 h 16 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $18 (€16), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $14 (€13). Travelers depart most frequently from Mainz Hbf and arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Mainz to Karlsruhe trains

Travel between Mainz and Karlsruhe from $14 (€13) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient trip for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Mainz to Karlsruhe train.

Train information from Mainz to Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 46 min
  • Average Price: $14
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Mainz to Karlsruhe

Travel by train to Karlsruhe easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Mainz to Karlsruhe.
FAQs
Train tickets from Mainz to Karlsruhe for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $14 (€13)  one way in the next 7 days.
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Mainz to Karlsruhe train price to come in at an average of $18 (€16)  one way.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Mainz and Karlsruhe by train to be approximately 68 miles (109 km).
On average the Mainz to Karlsruhe train travel time is 1 h 16 min  for the 68 miles (109 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

Some of the Mainz train stations to Karlsruhe you can start your journey from include Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Karlsruhe include Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Knielingen.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Mainz Hbf   and arriving in Karlsruhe Hbf.

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Mainz Hbf and need to travel around 1.9 miles (3.1 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Karlsruhe most often arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf and need to travel around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from this train station to the city center.

Take the Mainz to Karlsruhe train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Karlsruhe from Mainz as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
Yes, there are 8 direct trains per day from Mainz to Karlsruhe, and you can find a direct train for this route with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. It's worth paying attention to when you buy your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting to your destination.
The average number of trains departing Mainz for Karlsruhe is 8 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train departing from Mainz to Karlsruhe leaves at 5: 46 AM. The last train departing from Mainz to Karlsruhe leaves at 11: 42 PM. You can find the latest Mainz to Karlsruhe train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets to Karlsruhe from Mainz within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $18 (€16) one way. To find the best prices for this journey, consider booking your train ticket from Mainz to Karlsruhe a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Mainz
Karlsruhe
Mainz Hbf is the most popular Mainz railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Mainz for your trip to Karlsruhe.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility

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