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Train Information between Göttingen and Heidelberg

distanceDistance156 miles (252 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 56 min
priceAverage train ticket price$22 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 24 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or FlixTrain

Trains from Göttingen to Heidelberg cover the 156 miles (252 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 56 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $22 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from Göttingen and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train companies

Travel with Deutsche Bahn between Göttingen and Heidelberg

Travel between Göttingen and Heidelberg from $22 (€18) with Omio’s train partners Deutsche Bahn! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient route for you.

Deutsche Bahn

Travel 156 miles (252 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Göttingen and Heidelberg. Check the DB train schedule for your trip from Göttingen to Heidelberg on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket from Göttingen to Heidelberg you can pay as low as $22 (€18).

Deutsche Bahn is the main provider of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver 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, bathrooms are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Read on for COVID-19 recommendations and policies for your Deutsche Bahn train ticket between Göttingen and Heidelberg:

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

Travel Tips

Trains from Göttingen 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 Göttingen to Heidelberg.
What is the price of the cheapest train from Göttingen to Heidelberg?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Göttingen to Heidelberg trains for as little as $22 (€18)  in the next 7 days.
What is the cost of a train between Göttingen and Heidelberg?
The Göttingen to Heidelberg train ticket price is on average $22 (€18)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
How far is it from Göttingen to Heidelberg by train?
The Göttingen to Heidelberg train distance is approximately 156 miles (252 km).
How long is the train ride between Göttingen and Heidelberg?
On average the Göttingen to Heidelberg train travel time is 2 h 56 min  for the 156 miles (252 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Göttingen and arrival train station in Heidelberg?

There are a few train stations in Göttingen to start your route from including Göttingen, Göttingen ZOB and Göttingen, Landgericht/Bahnhof. 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 Göttingen   and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

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

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Göttingen, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Göttingen.

The most popular arrival train station, Heidelberg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Heidelberg.

Which train providers should I travel with from Göttingen to Heidelberg?
When taking a train from Göttingen to Heidelberg, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain for the best way to get you to Heidelberg. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Heidelberg from Göttingen and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
Can I find a direct train from Göttingen to Heidelberg?
Yes, there are 24 direct trains from Göttingen to Heidelberg per day with Deutsche Bahn  on Omio. This is worth paying attention to when you book your train ticket as direct services tend to offer more convenience and help save you time traveling to your destination.
How many train services per day are there from Göttingen to Heidelberg?
The average number of trains departing Göttingen for Heidelberg is 24 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Göttingen to Heidelberg? What time is the last train from Göttingen to Heidelberg?
The earliest train departing from Göttingen to Heidelberg leaves at 6: 40 AM. The last train departing from Göttingen to Heidelberg leaves at 11: 26 PM. You can find the latest Göttingen to Heidelberg train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets to Heidelberg from Göttingen for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this trip and save money. If you purchase train tickets between Göttingen and Heidelberg within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $22 (€18) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Göttingen to Heidelberg a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Göttingen is the most popular Göttingen 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 Göttingen for your trip to Heidelberg.