Many roads lead to Worms
Worms, the city of the Nibelungs, is conveniently situated on the Upper Rhine, about 25 km north of Mannheim and 60 km south of Mainz. There are plenty of transport options: bike, boat, bus, train, car or aeroplane. See for yourself.
We wish you a pleasant journey and hope you enjoy your stay in Worms!
» By bike
- From the North or South: take the Rhine or Rheinterrassen cycle route.
- From the West: take the Zellertal and Barbarossa cycle route.
- From the East: take long-distance cycle route R9.
» By train
Worms central station is on the Mainz–Mannheim route and is located in the city centre. For timetables and tickets go to
» By bus
Timetable (Rhein-Neckar transport association, German only)
Intercity bus services from and to Worms are offered by (eff. Feb. 2016):
DeinBus.de and meinfernbus.de
Parking for tourist coaches
central boarding and alighting point
There are five parking spaces on Hagenstraße with a maximum stay of 30 minutes to let tourists board and alight, close to the centre, the cathedral and the tourist information office.
There are more coach parking spaces on Barbarossaplatz , close to the Festplatz fairgrounds.
» By boat
More information can be found on the Weißen Flotte Heidelberg river cruises website.
» By air
to the following airports:
(approx. 70 km)
- Frankfurt/Hahn (approx. 110 km)
- Mannheim (approx. 18 km)
Tip: You can get a bus to Ludwigshafen or Alzey from Frankfurt-Hahn Airport.
Frankfurt-Hahn shuttle bus