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 Berlin to Heidelberg will cost around $ 87 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 48.
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5 h 5 m
5 h 53 m
Trains per day
Of the 45 trains that leave Berlin for Heidelberg every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 479 km distance in an average of 5 h 53 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 5 m .
The slowest trains will take 9 h 35 m 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||296 miles (478 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 8 min|
|Average train ticket price||$44 (€35)|
|Train frequency||1 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there is 1 direct train a day|
|Train providers||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Berlin to Heidelberg cover the 296 miles (478 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 8 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $25 (€20), but the average price of train tickets is $44 (€35). Travelers depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
Travel between Berlin and Heidelberg from $25 (€20) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most affordable trip for you.
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 Berlin to Heidelberg train.
Please follow the recommendations outlined by Deutsche Bahn when booking your train tickets from Berlin to Heidelberg due to the coronavirus:
There are a few train stations in Berlin to start your trip from including Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz. In Heidelberg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt.
Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Berlin Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Berlin Hbf, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 2 km from the city center of Berlin. The most popular arrival train station in Heidelberg, called Heidelberg Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.
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