The cheapest trains from Lyon to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Cheapest

$81

Average

$102

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 Lyon to Heidelberg will cost around $ 102 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 81.

Cheapest
08:34AMLyon Part Dieu6h07 02:41PMHeidelberg Hbf
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$811One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu5h30 03:34PMHeidelberg Hbf
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$931One-way
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu5h40 03:44PMHeidelberg Hbf
1 changes
$1311One-way

Timetable Lyon to Heidelberg

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08:34AMLyon Part Dieu6h07 02:41PMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:04AMLyon Part Dieu5h40 03:44PMHeidelberg Hbf
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10:04AMLyon Part Dieu5h30 03:34PMHeidelberg Hbf
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COMPARE Prices across different modes

Thu
Oct 28
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$117Flixbus
$214Air France
Fri
Oct 29
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$55Flixbus
$215Air France
Sat
Oct 30
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$63Flixbus
$224Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 31
$87Deutsche Bahn with connection
$49Flixbus
$184Lufthansa
Mon
Nov 1
$93Deutsche Bahn with connection
$63Flixbus
$132Lufthansa
Thu
Nov 4
$69Deutsche Bahn with connection
$60Flixbus
$154Lufthansa
Fri
Nov 5
$75Deutsche Bahn with connection
$49Flixbus
$132Lufthansa
Sat
Nov 6
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$47Flixbus
$132Lufthansa
Sun
Nov 7
$81Deutsche Bahn with connection
$87BlaBlaCar Bus
$95Lufthansa

The fastest trains from Lyon to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for Oct 28

Fastest Journey

5 h 30 m

Average

5 h 45 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

499 km

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

Fastest
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu5h30 03:34PMHeidelberg Hbf
1 changes
$931One-way
2nd Fastest
10:04AMLyon Part Dieu5h40 03:44PMHeidelberg Hbf
1 changes
$1311One-way
08:34AMLyon Part Dieu6h07 02:41PMHeidelberg Hbf
2 changes
$811One-way

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Train Information from Lyon to Heidelberg

distanceDistance309 miles (498 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price$84 (€68)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Lyon to Heidelberg cover the 309 miles (498 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 30 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $84 (€68), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $81 (€66). Travelers depart most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Travel Tips

Trains from Lyon to Heidelberg
Travel by train to Heidelberg 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 Lyon to Heidelberg.
FAQs
Is travel by train currently allowed from Lyon, France to Heidelberg, Germany?

Travel between Lyon, France and Heidelberg, Germany by train is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany from France?

International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France

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

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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

All travelers in Germany must observe these coronavirus safety measures:

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

The information above was last checked on 10/27/21. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your train to Heidelberg from Lyon as this information can change.

Do I need to quarantine when I return to France from Heidelberg, Germany?

The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Heidelberg to Lyon is: Partially open

Are there any international entry restrictions on returning to France from Germany?

Reentry to France is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

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

What are the requirements?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

What are the safety rules to follow in Lyon, France?

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

  • Physical distance: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

Last checked on 10/27/21. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your train to Lyon from Heidelberg here.

How much do cheap trains to Heidelberg from Lyon cost?
Looking to save money on your route? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Heidelberg from Lyon for the next 7 days starting from $81 (€66)  one way.
How much does it cost to take a train to Heidelberg from Lyon?
If you are looking to buy your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Lyon to Heidelberg train to cost on average $84 (€68)  one way.
How many miles is it from Lyon to Heidelberg by train?
The distance to Heidelberg from Lyon by train is approximately 309 miles (498 km).
How long is the train to Heidelberg from Lyon?
The Lyon to Heidelberg train duration is on average 5 h 30 min, which is to be expected when traveling 309 miles (498 km) between Lyon and Heidelberg. However, the time it takes can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays.
What is the departure train station in Lyon and arrival train station in Heidelberg?

Some of the Lyon train stations to Heidelberg you can start your journey from include Lyon Part Dieu, Lyon-Perrache and Lyon Part-Dieu Gare routière. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Heidelberg include Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Lyon Part Dieu   and arriving in Heidelberg Hbf.

Where is the departure train station in Lyon located? Where is the arrival train station in Heidelberg located?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Lyon Part Dieu, located approximately 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Lyon. The most popular arrival train station in Heidelberg, called Heidelberg Hbf, is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from its city center.

Which train companies can take me from Lyon to Heidelberg?
For the best Lyon to Heidelberg train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Deutsche Bahn with connection. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from Lyon to Heidelberg to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains per day are there between Lyon and Heidelberg?
The average number of trains departing Lyon for Heidelberg is 1 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
What time is the earliest train from Lyon to Heidelberg? What time is the last train from Lyon to Heidelberg?
You can take the first train from Lyon to Heidelberg at 6: 34 AM. The last train from Lyon to Heidelberg that you can take departs at 10: 34 AM. Omio shows you the latest train from Lyon to Heidelberg schedule to help you book the best departure time for this journey.
How early should I buy train tickets to Heidelberg from Lyon to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from Lyon to Heidelberg is on average $84 (€68) if you purchase within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets to Heidelberg from Lyon available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Lyon
Heidelberg
Lyon Part Dieu is the most popular Lyon 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 Lyon for your trip to Heidelberg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Wed: 05: 00 - 20: 45 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 45 | Thu - Sat: 05: 00 - 21: 45
Connections to/from station
Train lines: TGV, TGV Lyria, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER, Intercités, Eurostar, AVE
Bus lines: 2960, C2, C3, C6, C9
Tram lines: T4, K240, T3, K100
Metro lines: A, B, C, D
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 10: 00 - 18: 00
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 8, 31, 46, 49, 55, 60, 63, S1, C19, C21, C22
Train lines: TGV, TGV INOUI, OUIGO, TER Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Intercités
Tram lines: 1, 2
Metro lines: A, B, C, D