Bamberg to Mainz by train

  • First train
    04:45
  • Last train
    23:04
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 52m
  • Distance
    189 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
    25
  • Avg. journey time
    3hr 24m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Bamberg to Mainz by train

Fast trains from Bamberg to Mainz take around 2 hours and 52 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 189 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Bamberg and Mainz.

1. Are there direct trains from Bamberg to Mainz?

Journeys between Bamberg and Mainz usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 25 departures on the route from Bamberg to Mainz every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 24 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Bamberg to Mainz?

The Bamberg to Mainz train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 52 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Bamberg to Mainz train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Mainz is usually scheduled to depart Bamberg around 04:45 and the last train is around 23:04. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Bamberg to Mainz train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Bamberg to Mainz by train.

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Which train companies operate between Bamberg and Mainz?

More than one train company operates on the route from Bamberg to Mainz, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Mainz to Bamberg by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.