Heidelberg to Bern train

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Bern

Showing times and prices for May 18

Cheapest

38

Average

54

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.

Cheapest
08:14AMHeidelberg Hbf3h42 11:56AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
381One-way
Cheapest
10:15AMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 01:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
381One-way
12:24PMHeidelberg Hbf3h57 04:21PMBern, Bhf
3 transfers
421One-way
06:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 09:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
421One-way
12:24PMHeidelberg Hbf4h02 04:26PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
421One-way

Train schedule from Heidelberg to Bern

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, May 18
01:41AMHeidelberg Hbf5h45 07:26AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
04:13AMHeidelberg Hbf4h13 08:26AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
04:38AMHeidelberg Hbf4h18 08:56AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
06:10AMHeidelberg Hbf3h46 09:56AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
06:15AMHeidelberg Hbf5h13 11:28AMBern, Bhf
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07:12AMHeidelberg Hbf3h44 10:56AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
08:14AMHeidelberg Hbf3h42 11:56AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
08:25AMHeidelberg Hbf3h56 12:21PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
09:13AMHeidelberg Hbf3h43 12:56PMBern, Bhf
1 transfer
10:15AMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 01:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
10:25AMHeidelberg Hbf4h01 02:26PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
10:25AMHeidelberg Hbf3h56 02:21PMBern, Bhf
3 transfers
10:49AMHeidelberg Hbf4h07 02:56PMBern, Bhf
1 transfer
11:13AMHeidelberg Hbf3h43 02:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
12:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 03:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
12:24PMHeidelberg Hbf3h57 04:21PMBern, Bhf
3 transfers
12:24PMHeidelberg Hbf4h02 04:26PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
12:50PMHeidelberg Hbf4h06 04:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
01:13PMHeidelberg Hbf3h43 04:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
02:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 05:56PMBern, Bhf
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02:18PMHeidelberg Hbf4h08 06:26PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
02:18PMHeidelberg Hbf4h03 06:21PMBern, Bhf
3 transfers
03:13PMHeidelberg Hbf3h43 06:56PMBern, Bhf
1 transfer
04:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 07:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
05:13PMHeidelberg Hbf3h43 08:56PMBern, Bhf
1 transfer
06:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 09:56PMBern, Bhf
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06:24PMHeidelberg Hbf4h00 10:24PMBern, Bhf
3 transfers
06:24PMHeidelberg Hbf4h02 10:26PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
06:48PMHeidelberg Hbf4h38 11:26PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
07:13PMHeidelberg Hbf3h43 10:56PMBern, Bhf
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08:15PMHeidelberg Hbf4h16 12:31AMBern, Bhf
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09:13PMHeidelberg Hbf3h49 01:02AMBern, Bhf
3 transfers
10:14PMHeidelberg Hbf8h12 06:26AMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
10:14PMHeidelberg Hbf8h07 06:21AMBern, Bhf
3 transfers

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Fastest train times from Heidelberg to Bern

Showing times and prices for May 18

Fastest Journey

3 h 41 m

Average

4 h 15 m

Trains per day

34

Distance

289 km

It's difficult to get from Heidelberg to Bern without transferring at least once.

Fastest
12:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 03:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
621One-way
Fastest
06:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 09:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
421One-way
Fastest
04:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 07:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
521One-way
Fastest
10:15AMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 01:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
381One-way
Fastest
02:15PMHeidelberg Hbf3h41 05:56PMBern, Bhf
2 transfers
421One-way

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Overview: Train from Heidelberg to Bern

distanceDistance179 miles (288 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$36 (€33)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 8 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Heidelberg to Bern cover the 179 miles (288 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 34 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $36 (€33), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $28 (€25). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Bern trains

For as little as $28 (€25) you can travel by train from Heidelberg to Bern with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn 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 for your train from Heidelberg to Bern. 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.

Heidelberg to Bern train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 25 min
  • Average Price: $28
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 2 a day

Travel Tips: Trains from Heidelberg to Bern

Travel by train to Bern 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 Heidelberg to Bern.
FAQs

Travel between Heidelberg, Germany and Bern, Switzerland by train is: Fully open.

Can I enter Switzerland from Germany?

International entry status: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Switzerland from Heidelberg?

Conditions of entry:

  • No COVID-19 testing required
  • No quarantine required

What are the safety rules to follow in Bern, Switzerland?

All travelers in Switzerland must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Regional advice

The information above was last checked on 5/9/22. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train from Heidelberg to Bern as this information can change.

Return travel from Switzerland to Germany is: Partially open.

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to Heidelberg from Bern?

Entry into Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Switzerland

Do I need to quarantine on arrival in Germany from Bern?

Requirements for reentering:

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 3 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 2 hours prior to arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 9 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)

What are the safety rules to follow in Heidelberg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

Last checked on 5/15/22. Please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to the travel date of your train to Heidelberg from Bern.

Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train from Heidelberg to Bern for the next 7 days starting from $28 (€25)  one way.
The train price between Heidelberg and Bern is on average $36 (€33)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.
When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Heidelberg and Bern by train to be approximately 179 miles (288 km).
The train time to Bern from Heidelberg is on average 3 h 34 min  for the 179 miles (288 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go from Heidelberg to Bern by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

There are a few train stations in Heidelberg to start your route from including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. In Bern you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation, Bern, Bhf and Bern.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf   and arrive in Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation.

Passengers board their train most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and travel around 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Bern, Bahnhof Postautostation and need to travel approximately 1.4 miles (2.3 km) from the train station to the city center in Bern.

When taking a train from Heidelberg to Bern, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Bern. You can also check all possible train companies who offer a service from Heidelberg to Bern and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
On average, there are 8 trains a day from Heidelberg to Bern. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train for this trip departs from Heidelberg at 5: 15 AM. The last train leaves from Heidelberg at 8: 14 PM. Check Omio for the latest train schedule from Heidelberg to Bern and book the best time to depart on your chosen travel date.
You can find trains from Heidelberg to Bern to cost on average $36 (€33) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Heidelberg to Bern train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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

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