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from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe

You can get from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe on Oct 26 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Oct 26
$22Deutsche Bahn
Oct 27
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$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Oct 29
$22Deutsche Bahn
Oct 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
Oct 31
$22Deutsche Bahn
Nov 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
Nov 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus
Nov 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
Nov 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$7BlaBlaCar Bus

Travel Information from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe

distanceDistance61 miles (98 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$7 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $7 (€6) • 1 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 1 h 13 min
carriersPopular travel companiesBlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 61 miles (98 km) between Darmstadt and Karlsruhe. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 13 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $7 (€6). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe.

Travel Tips

Travel from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe
Travel 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 Darmstadt to Karlsruhe.
How do I go from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe?

There are 2 travel options from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe: bus or train.

How do I get from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Karlsruhe from Darmstadt is by taking a bus, which costs on average $7 (€6).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Karlsruhe:

Taking a bus is usually $15 (€12) less than taking a train to Karlsruhe, which costs on average $22 (€18) for the same trip.

What is the quickest way to get from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe?

The fastest way from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 13 min.

There are alternative travel options to Karlsruhe that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 1 h 45 min   of travel time.

How many miles from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe would I travel?

The distance from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe is approximately 61 miles (98 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe?

The average frequency per day from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe as scheduled services by bus or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling between Darmstadt and Karlsruhe, where do I depart from Darmstadt and where do I arrive in Karlsruhe?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Darmstadt, Zweifalltorweg and arrive in Karlsruhe, Hinterm Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travelers who purchase a train ticket from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe depart from Darmstadt Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf.
Who can get me from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • BlaBlaCar Bus can get you to Karlsruhe by bus. You can find a good deal for bus tickets with BlaBlaCar Bus from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe for $7 (€6) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Karlsruhe by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Darmstadt to Karlsruhe tickets on Omio for $22 (€18).
Is there a way to travel directly from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe?

Yes, there are direct services available from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn with 25 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Karlsruhe as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe?
Omio customers who travel from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Paris or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Karlsruhe and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I purchase my Darmstadt to Karlsruhe one way ticket online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Darmstadt to Karlsruhe, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $7 (€6) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $22 (€18) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Darmstadt to Karlsruhe tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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