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Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Mainz

Showing times and prices for May 22

Cheapest

$16

Average

$20

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 Mainz will cost around $ 20 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 16.

FlixTrain
06:07AMHeidelberg4h42 10:49AMMainz
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$161One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:20PMHeidelberg0h55 05:15PMMainz
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$201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
11:55AMHeidelberg0h52 12:47PMMainz
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$201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:55AMHeidelberg0h52 06:47AMMainz
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$201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:20PMHeidelberg0h55 04:15PMMainz
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$201One-way

Train schedule from Heidelberg to Mainz

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Deutsche Bahn
05:55AMHeidelberg0h52 06:47AMMainz
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FlixTrain
06:07AMHeidelberg4h42 10:49AMMainz
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Deutsche Bahn
08:25AMHeidelberg0h53 09:18AMMainz
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Deutsche Bahn
11:55AMHeidelberg0h52 12:47PMMainz
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Deutsche Bahn
03:20PMHeidelberg0h55 04:15PMMainz
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Deutsche Bahn
04:20PMHeidelberg0h55 05:15PMMainz
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Deutsche Bahn
06:03PMHeidelberg0h58 07:01PMMainz
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Sun
May 22
$16FlixTrain
$7Flixbus
Mon
May 23
$14Deutsche Bahn
$7Flixbus
Tue
May 24
$14Deutsche Bahn
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Wed
May 25
$14Deutsche Bahn
$8Flixbus
Thu
May 26
$20Deutsche Bahn
$7Flixbus
Fri
May 27
$14Deutsche Bahn
$6Flixbus
Sat
May 28
$16FlixTrain
$7Flixbus

Fastest train times from Heidelberg to Mainz

Showing times and prices for May 22

Fastest Journey

52 m

Average

1 h 26 m

Trains per day

7

Distance

71 km

Of the 7 trains that leave Heidelberg for Mainz every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 71 km distance in an average of 1 h 26 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 52 m .

The slowest trains will take 4 h 42 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.

Deutsche Bahn
11:55AMHeidelberg0h52 12:47PMMainz
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$201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
05:55AMHeidelberg0h52 06:47AMMainz
0 changes
$201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
08:25AMHeidelberg0h53 09:18AMMainz
0 changes
$201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
04:20PMHeidelberg0h55 05:15PMMainz
0 changes
$201One-way
Deutsche Bahn
03:20PMHeidelberg0h55 04:15PMMainz
0 changes
$201One-way

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Overview: Train from Heidelberg to Mainz

distanceDistance43 miles (70 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$13 (€12)
frequencyTrain frequency25 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 25 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Heidelberg to Mainz cover the 43 miles (70 km) long trip taking on average 4 h 42 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $13 (€12), but the average price of train tickets is $13 (€12). Travelers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Mainz Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Mainz trains

For as little as $13 (€12) you can travel by train between Heidelberg and Mainz with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.

Deutsche Bahn

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 Mainz train.

Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Mainz train information:

  • Average Duration: 1 h 19 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 7 a day

Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train between Heidelberg and Mainz:

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

Travel Tips: Trains from Heidelberg to Mainz

Travel by train to Mainz 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 Mainz.
FAQs

How much are cheap trains from Heidelberg to Mainz?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets between Heidelberg and Mainz for as low as $13 (€12)  for the next 7 days.

How much is the train to Mainz from Heidelberg on average?

The Heidelberg to Mainz train ticket price is on average $13 (€12)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.

How far is it from Heidelberg to Mainz by train?

You should expect to travel around 43 miles (70 km)  between Heidelberg and Mainz by train.

How long is a train to Mainz from Heidelberg on average?

The Heidelberg to Mainz train duration is on average 4 h 42 min, which is to be expected when traveling 43 miles (70 km) to Mainz from Heidelberg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.

What station does the train from Heidelberg to Mainz depart from? Which Mainz train station do I come into from Heidelberg?

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 Mainz, your train can arrive in train stations including Mainz Hbf, Mainz Römisches Theater and Mainz-Mombach.

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from Heidelberg Hbf   to Mainz Hbf.

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

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, Mainz Hbf, is located 1.9 miles (3.1 km) away from the city center of Mainz.

Which train providers can take me from Heidelberg to Mainz?

If you're looking for trains from Heidelberg to Mainz, you can rely on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection to get you to Mainz. It's also good to check out all possible train providers for the Heidelberg to Mainz trip to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

Are there any direct trains from Heidelberg to Mainz?

Yes, there are 25 direct trains a day to Mainz from Heidelberg. If you’re looking for a direct train, consider traveling with Deutsche Bahn. Nonstop train services tend to offer more convenience and save you time getting you to your destination, so it's worth paying attention to this when booking your train tickets.

How many trains are there between Heidelberg and Mainz a day?

The average number of trains departing Heidelberg for Mainz is 25 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

When does the first train depart from Heidelberg to Mainz? When does the last train depart from Heidelberg to Mainz?

You can take the earliest train from Heidelberg to Mainz at 5: 20 AM   or take the last train from Heidelberg to Mainz leaving at 8: 14 PM. Look for the latest Heidelberg to Mainz train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this trip.

How far in advance should I book a train ticket from Heidelberg to Mainz to get the best deals?

If you purchase a train ticket from Heidelberg to Mainz within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $13 (€12) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Heidelberg and Mainz are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heidelberg
Mainz
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 Mainz.