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Cheap train tickets from Bamberg to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for May 21

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Bamberg to Heidelberg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Deutsche Bahn
08:26AM4h47
Bamberg
01:13PMHeidelberg
$291One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Bamberg to Heidelberg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Tuesday, May 21
Deutsche Bahn
08:26AM4h47
Bamberg
01:13PMHeidelberg
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Bamberg to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for May 21

Fastest Journey

4 h 47 m

Average

4 h 47 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

168 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Bamberg for Heidelberg every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
08:26AM4h47
Bamberg
01:13PMHeidelberg
$291One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Bamberg to Heidelberg

distanceDistance104 miles (168 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$41 (€36)
frequencyTrain frequency17 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Bamberg to Heidelberg cover the 104 miles (168 km) long route taking on average 3 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 17 trains operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $41 (€36), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $20 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Bamberg and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Bamberg to Heidelberg trains

You can travel by train between Bamberg and Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $23 (€20). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40,000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains 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 Bamberg to Heidelberg train.

Bamberg to Heidelberg train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: $23
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 17 a day

Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB) classes from Bamberg to Heidelberg

Check and compare train options, travel classes, and amenities for trains from Bamberg to Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn, Inter City Express (ICE), Intercity (IC), Regional Express (RE), Regionalbahn (RB)

Inter City Express (ICE)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 89 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at seat and restaurant
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Inter City Express (ICE)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Adjustable seat
  • Extra legroom (at least 80 cm)
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • Meal service at the restaurant
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • Quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Intercity (IC)

1st class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 3 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation included
  • No dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • Travel advisories priority lane
  • Access to lounge
  • Access to digital newspaper & magazine

Intercity (IC)

2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • 4 seat in a row
  • Seat reservation not included
  • Dedicated space for bicycles*
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • Area for families with children
  • Space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • Dedicated accessible seats
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service
  • No Travel advisories priority lane
  • No access to lounge
  • No access to digital newspapers & magazines

Regional Express (RE)

1st class & 2nd class
  • Wi-Fi (free)
  • Power socket at seat
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

Regionalbahn (RB)

1st class & 2nd class
  • No Wi-Fi
  • Power sockets on some trains
  • Seat not adjustable
  • Standard legroom
  • Solo seats available
  • Face-to-face seats available
  • Folding table
  • Dedicated space for bicycles
  • Pets allowed
  • No buy-on-board food
  • No dedicated area for families with children
  • No dedicated space for prams
  • No quiet area/zone
  • 1 piece of hand luggage per person
  • 1 piece of large luggage per person
  • Air conditioning
  • No dedicated accessible seats for 1st class
  • Partially barrier-free
  • Accessibility assistance service

FAQs: Trains from Bamberg to Heidelberg

FAQs: Travel by train from Bamberg to Heidelberg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bamberg to Heidelberg.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Bamberg to Heidelberg can start from as little as $20 (€17) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bamberg to Heidelberg is $41 (€36); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time to Heidelberg from Bamberg is on average 3 h 30 min   for the 104 mile (168 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go to Heidelberg from Bamberg by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bamberg to Heidelberg leaves at 7: 17 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bamberg to Heidelberg leaves at 10: 43 PM.
There are 17 trains a day from Bamberg to Heidelberg which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the route from Bamberg to Heidelberg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Bamberg and Heidelberg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 10: 43 PM.

When departing from Bamberg, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Bamberg, Bamberg, Bahnhof (Vorplatz) and Bamberg, Ludwigstraße (Bahnhof). When arriving in Heidelberg, you can end your trip in train stations like Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Altstadt station and Heidelberg-Weststadt/Südstadt.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bamberg, which is located around 0.2 miles (395 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Heidelberg Hbf, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Heidelberg from Bamberg is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 30 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Bamberg to Heidelberg by train is June.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Heidelberg from Bamberg including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Bamberg and Heidelberg

Bamberg
Heidelberg
Bamberg is the most popular Bamberg railway station for Omio travelers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Bamberg for your trip to Heidelberg.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
Bamberg, Ludwigstraße (Bahnhof)
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