The cheapest trains from Dresden to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Cheapest

$69

Average

$116

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 Dresden to Heidelberg will cost around $ 116 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 69.

Cheapest
10:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof11h05 09:11AMHeidelberg Hbf
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$691One-way
2nd Cheapest
09:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof7h17 04:28AMHeidelberg Hbf
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$741One-way
10:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof11h05 09:11AMHeidelberg Hbf
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$771One-way
10:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h42 08:48AMHeidelberg Hbf
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$771One-way
06:45PMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h49 01:34AMHeidelberg Hbf
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$841One-way

Timetable Dresden to Heidelberg

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05:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h58 11:09AMHeidelberg Hbf
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05:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 10:48AMHeidelberg Hbf
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06:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 11:48AMHeidelberg Hbf
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06:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h02 12:13PMHeidelberg Hbf
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06:51AMDresden Hauptbahnhof7h53 02:44PMHeidelberg Hbf
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07:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 12:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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07:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h00 01:11PMHeidelberg Hbf
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08:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 01:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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08:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h02 02:13PMHeidelberg Hbf
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08:45AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h26 03:11PMHeidelberg Hbf
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08:45AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h03 02:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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08:51AMDresden Hauptbahnhof7h53 04:44PMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 03:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h02 04:13PMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:45AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h03 04:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:45AMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h26 05:11PMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:51AMDresden Hauptbahnhof7h53 06:44PMHeidelberg Hbf
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12:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 05:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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12:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h02 06:13PMHeidelberg Hbf
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02:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h02 08:13PMHeidelberg Hbf
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02:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 07:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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03:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h38 08:49PMHeidelberg Hbf
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03:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h02 09:13PMHeidelberg Hbf
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04:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h58 10:09PMHeidelberg Hbf
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04:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h43 09:54PMHeidelberg Hbf
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05:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h42 10:53PMHeidelberg Hbf
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06:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h52 12:03AMHeidelberg Hbf
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06:45PMDresden Hauptbahnhof6h49 01:34AMHeidelberg Hbf
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09:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof7h17 04:28AMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof11h05 09:11AMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof11h05 09:11AMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h42 08:48AMHeidelberg Hbf
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11:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof10h42 09:48AMHeidelberg Hbf
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11:06PMDresden Hauptbahnhof11h07 10:13AMHeidelberg Hbf
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Thu
Oct 28
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$43Flixbus
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Fri
Oct 29
$69Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$175Lufthansa Cityline
Sat
Oct 30
$30Deutsche Bahn
$35Flixbus
$115Lufthansa Cityline
Mon
Nov 1
$44Deutsche Bahn
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$175Lufthansa Cityline
Wed
Nov 3
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$31Flixbus
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The fastest trains from Dresden to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for Oct 29

Fastest Journey

5 h 37 m

Average

6 h 52 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

403 km

It's difficult to get from Dresden to Heidelberg without transferring at least once.

Fastest
12:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 05:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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$1351One-way
Fastest
10:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 03:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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$1581One-way
Fastest
08:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 01:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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$1351One-way
Fastest
07:11AMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 12:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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$1351One-way
Fastest
02:11PMDresden Hauptbahnhof5h37 07:48PMHeidelberg Hbf
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$1351One-way

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Train Information from Dresden to Heidelberg

distanceDistance249 miles (402 km)
durationAverage train duration8 h 22 min
priceAverage train ticket price$49 (€40)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn

Trains from Dresden to Heidelberg cover the 249 miles (402 km) long route taking on average 8 h 22 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $49 (€40), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $30 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train companies

Train between Dresden and Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn trains will get you between Dresden and Heidelberg from $30 (€24). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Find your perfect journey between Dresden and Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn (DB)! Check out the DB train schedules from Dresden to Heidelberg and then book cheap DB tickets with Omio. The distance between Dresden and Heidelberg by DB is 249 miles (402 km) and the cheapest price for a DB ticket between Dresden and Heidelberg is $30 (€24).

DB is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 train journeys per day. A special feature of DB is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.

DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets from Dresden to Heidelberg and when traveling by train:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Travel Tips

Trains from Dresden to Heidelberg
Travel by train 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 Dresden to Heidelberg.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Dresden to Heidelberg?
Train tickets from Dresden to Heidelberg for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $30 (€24)  one way in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from Dresden to Heidelberg?
If you’re looking to book your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Dresden to Heidelberg train price to come in at an average of $49 (€40)  one way.
How far is Dresden to Heidelberg by train?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Dresden and Heidelberg by train to be approximately 249 miles (402 km).
What is the Dresden to Heidelberg train travel time?
On average the Dresden to Heidelberg train travel time is 8 h 22 min  for the 249 miles (402 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
Which train station from Dresden to Heidelberg do I depart from? Which Heidelberg train station from Dresden do I arrive in?

Some of the Dresden train stations to Heidelberg you can start your journey from include Dresden Hauptbahnhof and Dresden-Neustadt. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Heidelberg include Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Dresden Hauptbahnhof   and arriving in Heidelberg Hbf.

Where is the train station in Dresden to go to Heidelberg? Where is the train station in Heidelberg located?

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from Dresden Hauptbahnhof and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Heidelberg most often arrive at Heidelberg Hbf and need to travel around 1 mile (s) / 1 km from this train station to the city center.

Which train companies can get me from Dresden to Heidelberg?
Take the Dresden to Heidelberg train with Deutsche Bahn. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey to Heidelberg from Dresden as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there to Heidelberg from Dresden a day?
The average number of trains departing Dresden for Heidelberg is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from Dresden to Heidelberg? When is the last train from Dresden to Heidelberg?
The earliest train departing from Dresden to Heidelberg leaves at 1: 51 PM. The last train departing from Dresden to Heidelberg leaves at 8: 06 PM. You can find the latest Dresden to Heidelberg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How early should I buy train tickets between Dresden and Heidelberg to score the best deals?
If you book the Dresden to Heidelberg train within the next 7 days, you can find one way tickets to cost on average $49 (€40). However, booking your train ticket in advance gives you access to the best prices for trains from Dresden to Heidelberg. Look out for train tickets for this journey to go on sale a few months before your planned departure date to find the best deals.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Dresden
Heidelberg
Dresden Hauptbahnhof is the most popular Dresden 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 Dresden for your trip to Heidelberg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 66, 261, 333, 360, 424
Train lines: ICE, IC, EC, RE, RB
Tram lines: 3, 7, 8, 10
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3