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Dortmund to Mannheim by bus

The journey from Dortmund to Mannheim by bus is 146.55 mi and takes 5 hr 52 min. There are 4 connections per day, with the first departure at 5:05 AM and the last at 9:15 PM. It is possible to travel from Dortmund to Mannheim by bus for as little as $17.73 or as much as $49.24. The best price for this journey is $17.73.

Lowest Price$17.73
Journey Duration5 hr 52 min
Connection per Day4
Lowest Price$17.73
Highest Price$49.24
First Departure5:05 AM
Last Departure9:15 PM
Distance146.55 mi
DepartureDortmund
ArrivalMannheim
CarriersThalys, FlixBus

Dortmund to Mannheim Bus Times

Departure date
Wednesday, May 22, 2024

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How much does it cost to get from Dortmund to Mannheim by bus?

On average, a bus ticket from Dortmund to Mannheim will cost you $31.98. However, there may be cheaper alternatives available. Virail will show you the lowest prices available for your chosen travel dates, which could be as little as $17.73. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.
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When you're traveling from Dortmund to Mannheim, you can expect to pay an average of approximately $31.98. Some forms of transport are cheaper than others, and prices will vary according to time of day, day of the week, season, and other factors. For the cheapest bus tickets, make your reservation well in advance. If you can, travel at an off-peak time, as bus ticket prices will often be reduced. You might also be able to save money by booking a connecting journey, rather than a direct route. Be sure to check the conditions of the ticket before booking, as sometimes cheaper bus tickets cannot be changed or refunded. Use Virail to check your options before booking, to ensure that you find the lowest price for your journey.

How long does it take to get from Dortmund to Mannheim by bus?

The distance between Dortmund to Mannheim is approximately 146.55 mi. In general, it will take you about 5 hr 52 min to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. In order to get from Dortmund to Mannheim faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Dortmund and Mannheim will complete the journey in 4 hr 40 min.On average, it will take you about 5 hr 52 min to travel the 146.55 mi between Dortmund and Mannheim.

At what time of the day can I travel from Dortmund to Mannheim?

The first daily departure from Dortmund to Mannheim leaves at 5:05 AM, while the last journey of the day sets out at 9:15 PM. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dortmund and Mannheim. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. In general, the first departure of the night will leave Dortmund at 5:05 AM, and the last departure will leave at 9:15 PM. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Dortmund to Mannheim can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many daily journeys are there from Dortmund to Mannheim?

The exact number of journeys from Dortmund to Mannheim can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 4 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including . On particularly busy days, there can be up to departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Dortmund to Mannheim. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Dortmund to Mannheim varies, but in general, you can expect to find 2 direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 2 journeys with one change or more. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dortmund to Mannheim. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Cheap bus tickets from Dortmund to Mannheim
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dortmund to Mannheim.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dortmund to Mannheim, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Dortmund to Mannheim.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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The cheapest Dortmund - Mannheim bus tickets can be found for as low as $18.96 if you’re lucky, or $24.38 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $33.00.

Find the best day to travel to Mannheim by bus

When travelling to Mannheim by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

FlixBus, a long-distance bus company, operates in both Europe and the United States. Founded in 2013, it has grown to become one of the largest bus operators in Europe, connecting over 2,500 destinations in 30 countries. Originating in Germany, FlixBus has expanded quickly to neighboring countries including France, Italy, Denmark, the Netherlands, and Croatia, while also offering regular services to Norway, Spain, and England. With affordable fares and comfortable amenities such as free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and onboard toilets, FlixBus provides a convenient and enjoyable travel experience.

<p><strong>Brand Update: Thalys Transforms into Eurostar!</strong> Thalys has rebranded as Eurostar after a merger, retaining its red trains and schedules, now with an Eurostar logo. Thalys is a high-speed train operator serving in France, Belgium, Germany, and the Netherlands. Following its merger with Eurostar, the service will now be available in these countries as well as in the UK.<br>Thalys trains operate at high speeds, reaching speeds of up to 300 km/h, making them one of the fastest and most convenient ways to travel between cities in the region. The trains have modern amenities, including comfortable seating, Wi-Fi, and on-board dining options, making them a popular choice for both business and leisure travelers.</p>

Ticket types and facilities from Dortmund to Mannheim

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by Thalys when traveling from Dortmund to Mannheim.

Standard

With The Standard ticket, you can get a budget-friendly second class seat with advanced booking. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Comfort

You can get a first class seat with The Comfort fare. Free exchange until 7 days before departure and refundable until 7 days before departure, non-refundable after.
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Premium

You can travel with a customized rate with full service benefits of the Premium fare. Experience a comfortable journey and maximum flexibility to make changes or cancel up until the last minute.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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All Thalys trains feature free WiFi. Plus, expect steady 3G or 4G coverage for most routes.
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All seats in every class have 2-pin, 220v power sockets to meet your charging needs.
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When traveling with Thalys, your ticket includes the privilege of carrying one hand luggage item and two larger bags, which must not exceed the dimensions of 75x53x70 cm. There is no weight limit specified, however, it's important to ensure that your baggage is within your personal handling capacity. The bags must be stored in the designated area on the train for the duration of the journey.
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For boarding assistance, please alert Thalys ahead of time. They accommodate wheelchairs adhering to specific dimensions: max 70 cm width, 120 cm height, 150 cm turning circle diameter, and a combined weight of 300 kg for passenger and luggage.
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In Standard and Comfort Class, the Thalys Welcome Bar awaits with an array of snacks. Opt to pre-order using your device for swift collection. Traveling Premium? Delight in Chef Frank Fol's gourmet meal served directly to your seat on journeys exceeding 50 minutes.
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Every Thalys train ensures a cool journey with onboard air-conditioning.
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On Thalys, you can bring a non-folding bike if it's disassembled and in a bag under 135 x 85 x 30 cm. Folding bikes? Just make sure they're within 75 x 53 x 30 cm, and it'll be considered as regular luggage. Got skis? Pop them in a case that's less than 3 m and under 32 kg.
Services on board Thalys, FlixBus and FlixTrain from Dortmund to Mannheim
Compare services on board when travelling from Dortmund to Mannheim by bus.
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Dortmund to Mannheim CO2 Emissions by Bus

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Train
16.51kg
Bus
17.69kg
Flight
47.17kg
Car
37.74kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Dortmund to Mannheim?
A bus ticket from Dortmund to Mannheim is $31.98. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $17.73.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Dortmund to Mannheim?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Dortmund to Mannheim is $17.73. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Dortmund and Mannheim by bus?
Dortmund to Mannheim is 146.55 mi.
How long does the bus between Dortmund and Mannheim take?
Dortmund to Mannheim is on average 5 hr 52 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 4 hr 40 min.
Which companies operate from Dortmund to Mannheim?
The bus journey from Dortmund to Mannheim is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Thalys, FlixBus and FlixTrain.
How many bus connections per day go from Dortmund to Mannheim?
Dortmund to Mannheim has 4 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Dortmund to Mannheim leave?
The earliest bus from Dortmund to Mannheim departs at 5:05 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Dortmund to Mannheim depart?
The latest bus from Dortmund to Mannheim departs at 9:15 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Dortmund to Mannheim in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is $17.73 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Dortmund to Mannheim?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Dortmund to go to Mannheim.
What's the fastest journey time between Dortmund to Mannheim by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Dortmund and Mannheim is 4 hr 40 min.
Is there a direct bus from Dortmund to Mannheim?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Dortmund and Mannheim.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dortmund to Mannheim by bus?
The bus journey from Dortmund to Mannheim creates 17.69kg of CO2 emissions.

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