How to travel from Dresden to Mannheim

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Travel Information from Dresden to Mannheim

distanceDistance255 miles (411 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
priceTicket price range$25 - $37
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $25 (€24) • 5 h 15 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€24) • 5 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 255 miles (411 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train to Mannheim from Dresden. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 5 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $25 (€24). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Dresden to Mannheim.

Travel Tips: Travel from Dresden to Mannheim

Travel Tips: Travel to Mannheim 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 Dresden to Mannheim.

There are 4 ways to get from Dresden to Mannheim: bus, ferry, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel between Dresden and Mannheim is by taking a train with an average price of $25 (€24).

This is compared to other travel options to Mannheim:

A train is generally $12 (€11) less than a bus for the same trip. Taking a bus costs on average $37 (€35) from Dresden to Mannheim.

Taking a train is about $3 (€3) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $28 (€27) for this trip.

The quickest way to travel from Dresden to Mannheim is by train, which takes on average 5 h 15 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Mannheim by bus can take on average 7 h 40 min.

In comparison, getting to Mannheim by flight can take on average 0 h 0 min.

Mannheim is approximately 255 miles (411 km) away from Dresden.

The average frequency per day from Dresden to Mannheim is:

  • 3 buses a day.
  • 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Dresden to Mannheim as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Dresden to Mannheim:

  • Buses most often depart from Dresden at Dresden, Flughafen Station and arrive in Mannheim at Mannheim, Mannheim Hauptbahnhof.
  • Flights mostly leave from Dresden and tend to arrive in Mannheim City Airport.
  • Trains mostly leave from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and tend to arrive in Mannheim Hbf.

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

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Mannheim by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Dresden to Mannheim tickets on Omio for $37 (€35).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Mannheim by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Dresden to Mannheim for $25 (€24).
Many of our customers who book a trip from Dresden to Mannheim often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Frankfurt am Main. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Dresden and Mannheim itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Mannheim and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip from Dresden to Mannheim, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $37 (€35) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $28 (€27) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $25 (€24) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Dresden to Mannheim online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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