Mannheim main railway station is one of over 80 German stations of category 2, an important stop for long-distance trains.
The train central station of Mannheim was voted in 2005 as the "Station of the Year" (in the category of big-cities railway stations).
I used this station in 2012 for changing trains and I felt comfortable. There are opportunities for shopping and as well dining options. So you can meet directly at the station for a coffee.
This station has a "travel agent at the station" (this travel agency chain currently has 32 stores in Germany).
This station carries the title of "Your shopping station - shopping, dining, experience ... 365 days a year."
There is also a DB-Lounge in the train station.
Available for travellers with a valid DB long-distance ticket for the first class, "bahn.bonus comfort" customers and one person in their company.
The station Mannheim has modern toilets of the "rail & fresh" chain.