Trains from Oberalm to Karlsruhe

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Oberalm - Karlsruhe Train Schedule

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Trip Summary

There are 30 daily trains from Oberalm to Karlsruhe. Traveling by train from Oberalm to Karlsruhe usually takes around 7 hours and 28 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in 6 hours and 18 minutes.

Distance234 mi (376 km)
Fastest train6h 18m
Lowest price$28.96
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines2

Which train should you take from Oberalm to Karlsruhe?

2 train services operate from Oberalm to Karlsruhe. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 13 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Deutsche Bahn136h 39m$85.26
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company198h 29m$60.50
  • Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn

    Deutsche Bahn EuroCity, or Deutsche Bahn EC, is a train service in Germany with regular service to Frankfurt, Hamburg, Zurich, Copenhagen, Berlin, Warsaw, and Munich. Deutsche Bahn Eurocity trains can be single or double-decker, but all are air conditioned.

  • Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company

    Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Oberalm to Karlsruhe start from $29, and on average cost . Daily there are 19 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Karlsruhe. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Oberalm leaves from Bus Stop . And in Karlsruhe trains arrive at Grötzingen Oberausstraße and 2 other train stations.

    From Oberalm to Karlsruhe train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 8 hours and 29 minutes. If you are looking to get to Karlsruhe faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 6 hours and 18 minutes.

    If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 22 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Karlsruhe.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Oberalm to Karlsruhe 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.

Although masks are no longer required on public transportation, we stand behind CDC guidelines that encourage passengers to wear a mask over their nose and mouth while on the train or in stations.

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 Oberalm to Karlsruhe?

The distance between Oberalm and Karlsruhe is approximately 234 miles, or 376 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 7 hours and 28 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 6 hours and 18 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 departing from Oberalm to Karlsruhe tend to have the most passengers on Monday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Monday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Monday as the least number of people tend to travel then.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Oberalm at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. 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 Oberalm to Karlsruhe?

There are 30 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 Karlsruhe to Oberalm.

City Information


Karlsruhe - DEKRE-0

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Karlsruhe is fondly referred to as the Fan-Shaped City. Even though it's at the northern edge of the Black Forest, Karlsruhe has some of the warmest weather in the country, so many visitors pick this city to experience a Mediterranean-inspired vacation in Germany. There are hundreds of fine museums, quirky galleries, and beautiful theatres in the area that are all worth checking out.

Karlsruhe is a hub for science and technology, but it has an artistic side, too. The ZKM is a unique art museum that displays contemporary video and audio installations in a former weapons factory. Hit up the Jakobus Theatre, Kammertheater Karlsruhe, or The Sandkorn Theatre for live music or theatrical performance.

Another can't-miss landmark is the Karlsruhe Palace, built in the 18th-century. Not only does the palace include stunning grounds and magnificent architecture, it also houses the Baden State Museum with exhibits about the region's history. Some of the best outdoor recreation sites are Badesee Epple, Rheinstrandbad Rappenwort, and Weingarten, offering blue waters for fishing, swimming, and sailing, respectively.

Karlsruhe is easy to reach from cities like Berlin, Munich, and Frankfurt on Deutsche Bahn trains. FlixBus, BlaBlaCar Bus, Sindbad, Union Ivkoni, and Cazmatrans provide bus service to the city as well. The Karlsruhe/Baden Airport is not too far away, so you can travel to this warm destination from nearly anywhere.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Oberalm?

Main departure station: Bus Stop

There is one train station in Oberalm.

All train stations in Oberalm:

  • Bus Stop

Where is the train station in Karlsruhe?

Main arrival station: Grötzingen Oberausstraße

There are more train stations and stops in Karlsruhe than most cities. Most trains from Oberalm will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Karlsruhe:

All train stations in Karlsruhe:

  • Grötzingen Oberausstraße

  • Grötzingen Krappmühlenweg

  • Maxau

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