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.
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Trains per day
Of the 77 trains that leave Heidelberg for Frankfurt am Main every day 41 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||48 miles (78 km)|
|Average train duration||56 min|
|Average train ticket price||$11 (€11)|
|Train frequency||35 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 34 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Heidelberg to Frankfurt am Main cover the 48 miles (78 km) long trip taking on average 56 min with our travel partners like FlixTrain, Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 35 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $11 (€11), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $6 (€6). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
For as little as $6 (€6) you can travel by train between Heidelberg and Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this route.
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 Frankfurt am Main train.
Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Frankfurt am Main train information:
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:
When taking a train from Heidelberg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. When you arrive in Frankfurt am Main, your train can arrive in train stations including Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.
Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Heidelberg Hbf to Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Heidelberg Hbf, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center of Heidelberg.
The most popular arrival train station, Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, is located 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city center of Frankfurt am Main.
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