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Trip Summary

There are 131 daily trains from Mannheim to Sonthofen. Traveling by train from Mannheim to Sonthofen usually takes around 5 hours, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 3 hours and 41 minutes.

Distance160 mi (257 km)
Fastest train4h 0m
Lowest price£41.09
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Mannheim to Sonthofen?

2 train services operate from Mannheim, Baden-Württemberg to Sonthofen, Bavaria. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 76 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn764h 42m£58.06
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company556h 2m£58.29

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Mannheim to Sonthofen during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Mannheim to Sonthofen?

The distance between Mannheim and Sonthofen is approximately 160 miles, or 257 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 5 hours, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 41 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Mannheim to Sonthofen are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Monday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Mannheim at 12:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Mannheim to Sonthofen?

There are 131 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Sonthofen to Mannheim. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Mannheim to Sonthofen for £21.57.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Mannheim?

Departure stations

Because some trains make multiple stops before leaving the city, there are 8 stops and stations in Mannheim where you can board the train.

Train stations in Mannheim:

  • Mannheim-Friedrichsfeld

  • Mannheim-Rheinau

  • Mannheim-Seckenheim

  • Mannheim ARENA/Maimarkt

  • Mannheim-Waldhof

  • Mannheim-Neckarau

  • Mannheim-Luzenberg

Where is the train station in Sonthofen?

Arrival stations

Sonthofen receives travelers from Mannheim at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Sonthofen:

  • Train Station

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