The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid travelling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Mannheim to Berlin will cost around $ 140 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 50.
Trains per day
Of the 31 train that leave Mannheim for Berlin every day 15 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct train cover the 482 km distance in an average of 6h 46m but if you time it right, some train will get you there in just 4h 57m .
The slowest train will take 11h 42m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Avg. Train Duration:|
7 hours 47 minutes
|Train Ticket Price:||$29|
|Trains depart from:||Mannheim|
|Trains arrive in:||Berlin|
|Train Companies:||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn|
Away between Mannheim and Berlin hourly ICE direct connections. In addition, there are numerous transfer connections on the route, which are also operated by ICE. The changeover takes place in Hanover; mostly on platform 7 with continuation on platform 9. The waiting time in Hanover is a good 15 minutes. The first direct connection starts around 6.30, the last one around midnight. In the meantime, train journeys are also offered, but these can be made with a change or last much longer at 6.5 - 7.5 hours. The fastest connection during the day lasts 4 hours 30 minutes. WLAN and gastronomic facilities are available in the ICE.
The train Mannheim - Berlin starts with a direct connection usually from platform 2 of the Mannheimer Hauptbahnhof. The train station is located in the city center and can be reached by numerous buses and trams. Trams 6-9 and buses 60, 63, 63, 710 and 711 are the most suitable means of getting to the city. For journeys from the surrounding communities, the S-Bahn lines 1-5 are ideal.
The arrival of the Mannheim - Berlin train takes place at Berliner HBF usually at platform 6 or platform 7, whereas direct trains usually arrive at platform 4. While the Berlin HBF is in many cases the main exit point, travelers on some connections can also get off at Berlin Spandau. However, the Berlin HBF is better connected to the Berlin public transport system as it is located in the centre of the city. Long-distance and regional trains as well as the S-Bahn lines S5, S7, S75 and the underground line U55 stop here. The tram lines M5, M8 and M10 and numerous buses are waiting in front of the station building to continue your journey.