Erfurt to Heidelberg train

Cheap train tickets from Erfurt to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for May 23

Cheapest

10

Average

25

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.

FlixTrain
03:20PMErfurt3h13 06:33PMHeidelberg
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101One-way
FlixTrain
07:20AMErfurt3h47 11:07AMHeidelberg
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401One-way

Train schedule from Erfurt to Heidelberg

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FlixTrain
07:20AMErfurt3h47 11:07AMHeidelberg
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FlixTrain
03:20PMErfurt3h13 06:33PMHeidelberg
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Fastest train times from Erfurt to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for May 23

Fastest Journey

3 h 13 m

Average

3 h 30 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

241 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Erfurt for Heidelberg every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

FlixTrain
03:20PMErfurt3h13 06:33PMHeidelberg
0 transfers
101One-way
FlixTrain
07:20AMErfurt3h47 11:07AMHeidelberg
0 transfers
401One-way

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Overview: Train from Erfurt to Heidelberg

distanceDistance149 miles (241 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 13 min
priceAverage train ticket price$18 (€16)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Erfurt to Heidelberg cover the 149 miles (241 km) long route taking on average 3 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $18 (€16), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $11 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Erfurt Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Erfurt to Heidelberg trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn train tickets between Erfurt and Heidelberg from $11 (€10) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most popular trip.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Erfurt to Heidelberg train.

Deutsche Bahn from Erfurt to Heidelberg train information:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 42 min
  • Average Price: $27
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 4 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Erfurt 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 Erfurt to Heidelberg.
FAQs
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Erfurt to Heidelberg trains for as little as $11 (€10)  in the next 7 days.
The train price between Erfurt and Heidelberg is on average $18 (€16)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
The distance between Erfurt and Heidelberg by train is approximately 149 miles (241 km).
The train time from Erfurt to Heidelberg is on average 3 h 13 min  for the 149 miles (241 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Erfurt to Heidelberg by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Erfurt to start your route from including Erfurt Hbf, Erfurt Nord and Erfurt, Hbf Intercity-Hotel. 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 Erfurt Hbf   and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Passengers booking this journey most frequently board their trains from Erfurt Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 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 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from this train station to the city center.

For the route from Erfurt to Heidelberg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services from Erfurt to Heidelberg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
The average number of trains departing Erfurt for Heidelberg is 12 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
The earliest train for this route departs from Erfurt at 7: 20 AM. The last train leaves from Erfurt at 10: 41 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Erfurt to Heidelberg and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Erfurt to Heidelberg is on average $18 (€16) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Heidelberg from Erfurt available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Erfurt
Heidelberg
Erfurt Hbf is the most popular Erfurt 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 Erfurt for your trip to Heidelberg.

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