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.
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5 h 37 m
6 h 52 m
Trains per day
It's difficult to get from Dresden to Heidelberg without transferring at least once.
|Distance||249 miles (402 km)|
|Average train duration||8 h 22 min|
|Average train ticket price||$49 (€40)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche 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.
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.
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:
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.
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.
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