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.
The average ticket from Heidelberg to Frankfurt am Main will cost around $ 6 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 6.
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Of the 2 buses that leave Heidelberg for Frankfurt am Main every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct buses cover the 79 km distance in an average of 55 m but if you time it right, some buses will get you there in just 50 m .
The slowest buses will take 1 h and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||48 miles (78 km)|
|Average bus duration||1 h|
|Average bus ticket price||$9 (€7)|
|Bus providers||Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Locomore|
Buses from Heidelberg to Frankfurt am Main cover the 48 miles (78 km) long trip taking on average 1 h with our travel partners like Flixbus, BlaBlaCar or Locomore. There are direct bus services available. You can get the cheapest bus tickets for this journey for as low as $5 (€4), but the average price of bus tickets is $9 (€7). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.
Travel from Heidelberg to Frankfurt am Main from $5 (€4) with Omio’s bus partners FlixBus! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.
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.
FlixBus has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by bus between Heidelberg and Frankfurt am Main:
There are a few bus stations in Heidelberg to start your journey from including Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost, Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf) and Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof. In Frankfurt am Main you have a few bus station options to choose from for your arrival including Frankfurt am Main, Hbf, Frankfurt am Main, Pforzheimer Straße (Hauptbahnhof Südseite) and Frankfurt am Main, Flughafen Terminal 1.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt am Main, Hbf.
Passengers booking this route most frequently board their buses from Heidelberg Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city center to get to this bus station.
Passengers arriving in Frankfurt am Main most often arrive at Frankfurt am Main, Hbf and need to travel around 1.2 miles (1.9 km) from this bus station to the city center.
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