The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Karlsruhe for Heidelberg every day 5 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||30 miles (49 km)|
|Average train duration||33 min|
|Average train ticket price||$12 (€10)|
|Train frequency||56 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 55 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg cover the 30 miles (49 km) long journey taking on average 33 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 56 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $5 (€4), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€10). Travelers depart most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
You can travel by train from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn for as low as $5 (€4). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you 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 Karlsruhe to Heidelberg train.
Train information from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn:
Some of the Karlsruhe train stations to Heidelberg you can start your journey from include Karlsruhe Hbf, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe-Hagsfeld. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Heidelberg include Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Altstadt and Heidelberg-Kirchheim/Rohrbach.
When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving in Heidelberg Hbf.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Karlsruhe Hbf, which is located around 1.4 miles (2.3 km) away from the city center, and they get off the train at Heidelberg Hbf, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city center.
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