The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 27 m
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Of the 23 buses that leave Frankfurt am Main for Heidelberg every day 23 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||48 miles (78 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h 25 min|
|Average bus ticket price||$7 (€7)|
|Bus frequency||13 a day|
|Direct bus||Yes, there are 13 direct buses a day|
|Bus companies||Deutsche Bahn, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus or BlaBlaCar|
Buses from Frankfurt am Main to Heidelberg cover the 48 miles (78 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Flixbus, BlaBlaCar Bus or BlaBlaCar. Normally, there are 13 buses operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this route for as low as $6 (€6), but the average price of bus tickets is $7 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf and arrive in Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf).
For as little as $6 (€6) you can travel by bus to Heidelberg from Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn, FlixBus and BlaBlaCar Bus. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of bus services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of buses includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Frankfurt am Main to Heidelberg bus.
FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost bus companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance bus services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight buses on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long bus journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.
Frankfurt am Main to Heidelberg bus information with FlixBus:
BlaBlaCar Bus (formerly known as Ouibus or iDBUS) is a popular French bus company from France operating long-distance services in 10 countries in Europe and connecting over 300 destinations. It is a subsidiary of the French carpooling service, BlaBlaCar. Standard amenities on BlaBlaCar Bus include toilets, air conditioning, USB and power outlets for charging phones, tablets and laptops during long bus journeys, extra legroom and adjustable seats. There is also free Wi-Fi available on select routes. The only ticket type from BlaBlaCar Bus is the Standard ticket, which allows each traveler to bring one carry-on bag and up to two checked bags.
When departing from Frankfurt am Main, you have various bus station options to start your trip from including Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen (Terminal 1), Frankfurt am Main, Mannheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof) and Frankfurt am Main, Hauptbahnhof Fernbusse. When arriving in Heidelberg, you can end your trip in bus stations like Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf), Heidelberg, Fernbus Haltestelle Heidelberg (hbf) and Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
Omio customers book a bus from Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf to Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf) most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this trip, called Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, is located 9.2 miles (14.8 km) from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.
The most popular arrival bus station, Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf), is located 0.8 miles (1.3 km) away from the city center of Heidelberg.
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