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.
This is the last train of the day.
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3 h 13 m
3 h 30 m
Trains per day
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.
|Distance||149 miles (241 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 13 min|
|Average train ticket price||$18 (€16)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche 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.
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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:
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.
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