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 Heidelberg to Berlin will cost around $ 155 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 94.
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5 h 4 m
5 h 59 m
Trains per day
Of the 41 trains that leave Heidelberg for Berlin every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 479 km distance in an average of 5 h 59 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 5 h 4 m .
The slowest trains will take 9 h 26 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||296 miles (478 km)|
|Average train duration||5 h 26 min|
|Average train ticket price||$53 (€43)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Heidelberg to Berlin cover the 296 miles (478 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 26 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 16 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $53 (€43). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Berlin Hbf.
Find the best trains from Heidelberg to Berlin with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from $22 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best journey.
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 Heidelberg to Berlin train.
Heidelberg to Berlin train information with Deutsche Bahn:
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The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
Some of the Heidelberg train stations to Berlin you can start your journey from include Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Berlin include Berlin Hbf, Berlin Spandau and Berlin Südkreuz.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving in Berlin Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center, and they get off the train at Berlin Hbf, located 1 mile (s) / 2 km away from the city center.
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