Welcome to Germany! To help you plan your journey to Mannheim, we have compiled a list of the different travel options you have.
from Frankfurt Airport (FRA)
If you fly to Frankfurt Airport, you can reach Mannheim via train (ICE, IC). The ICE or IC trains departing from terminal 1 (follow the signs “Fernbahnhof/
long-distance trains”) take about 30 minutes to reach Mannheim main station (Mannheim Hauptbahnhof). Further information can be found on www.bahn.de.
As an alternative to taking the train, you can travel to Mannheim by long-distance bus. More information on bus routes and prices can be found on:
from Frankfurt-Hahn Airport (HHN)
by shuttle bus:
If you fly to Frankfurt-Hahn airport, you can only reach Mannheim by bus. Buses depart from Frankfurt-Hahn airport about every 3 hours and take about 2.5 hours to reach Mannheim main station (Mannheim Hauptbahnhof). Further information can be found on: http://www.holger-tours.de/hahn-express-fahrplan/.
in Mannheim: from the Main Station to the International Office
by foot (10min):
When exiting the main station through the main entrance, keep straight for about 200m, then turn left onto Bismarckstraße. Follow the Bismarckstraße until you reach block (Quadrat) L 1, across from the Schloss. The International Office is located in L1, 1.
Exit the main station through the main entrance. Right outside the main station is the bus and tram station “Mannheim Hauptbahnhof”. Take the tram line 1 with destination Schönau until the station “Schloss”. The International Office is located in L1, 1.
Division II - Student Affairs
L 1, 1 (1. OG)
Fax: +49 621 181-1161
Mon 9 a.m. – noon, Wed 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. (jeweils offene Sprechstunde)