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from Mannheim to Bochum

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Travel Information between Mannheim and Bochum

distanceDistance148 miles (238 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$20 - $29
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 2 h 32 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 2 h 32 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 148 miles (238 km) between Mannheim and Bochum. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 32 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $20 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Mannheim to Bochum.

Travel Tips: Travel from Mannheim to Bochum

Travel to Bochum 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 Mannheim to Bochum.

How do I reach Bochum from Mannheim?

There are 2 ways to get from Mannheim to Bochum: bus or train.

How do I get from Mannheim to Bochum the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to go to Bochum from Mannheim is by taking a train, which costs on average $20 (€18).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Bochum:

Taking a train is usually $9 (€8) less than taking a bus to Bochum, which costs on average $29 (€26) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Mannheim to Bochum?

The fastest way to get to Bochum from Mannheim is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 32 min.

Other travel options to Bochum can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 45 min   on average.

What is the distance from Mannheim to Bochum?

You should expect to travel around 148 miles (238 km) between Mannheim and Bochum.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Mannheim to Bochum?

The average frequency per day from Mannheim to Bochum is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Mannheim to Bochum?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Mannheim to Bochum:

  • Most travelers who buy a bus ticket from Mannheim to Bochum depart from Mannheim, Mannheim Hauptbahnhof to Bochum, Hbf.
  • Most travelers board their train from Mannheim Hbf and arrive in Bochum Hbf.

Which travel operators can get me to Bochum from Mannheim?

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

  • Flixbus can take you to Bochum by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Mannheim to Bochum for $29 (€26).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn for trains to Bochum. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Deutsche Bahn Mannheim to Bochum tickets on Omio for $20 (€18).

Where should I go next after I travel between Mannheim and Bochum?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Mannheim to Bochum often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Mannheim and Bochum itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Bochum and any of these top destinations today!

When should I purchase a ticket from Mannheim to Bochum online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Mannheim to Bochum, 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 route costs on average $29 (€26) one way.
  • A train ticket for this trip costs on average $20 (€18) one way.

But we recommend booking Mannheim to Bochum 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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