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Overview: Train from Munich to Heidelberg

distanceDistance157 miles (254 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 25 min
priceAverage train ticket price$21 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection

Trains from Munich to Heidelberg cover the 157 miles (254 km) long trip taking on average 3 h 25 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $21 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $21 (€18). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Heidelberg trains

For as little as $21 (€18) you can travel by train from Munich to Heidelberg 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 between Munich and Heidelberg. 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.

Train information from Munich to Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 55 min
  • Average Price: $21
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 1 a day

Deutsche Bahn's current ticket policies due to COVID-19 for your train between Munich and Heidelberg are the following:

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

Train tickets from Munich to Heidelberg: when to book to save $

Time Price Savings
1 week earlier 36 €
2 weeks earlier 28 €29.%
3 weeks earlier 28 €29.%
1 month before 28 €29.%
2 months earlier 25 €44%
3 months earlier 26 €38%


Train companies often offer promotional prices and offers—by buying in advance—you can get access the best prices for trains in the U.S., Canada, and the major European railroad operators. Search on Omio to check prices and cheap train tickets from Munich - Heidelberg. Easily find the most attractive rates and choose the your preferred route for your journey. Book and choose your mobile ticket: avoid the queues at the station and the added stress of printing your ticket.

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:

  • Buying your train ticket from Munich - Heidelberg 3 weeks in advance means you can save on average up to 29% compared to the price available on the day of departure.
  • If you book a ticket Munich - Heidelberg with 2 months in advance you save up to about 44% compared to the initial price.
  • By booking 3 months in advance, you could save up to 38%.
  • On Omio you can find all offers, train times and prices for train travel in Europe, the U.S., and Canada.

Travel Tips: Trains from Munich 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 Munich to Heidelberg.
FAQs

How much does a cheap train to Heidelberg from Munich cost?

If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find cheap Munich to Heidelberg trains for as little as $21 (€18)  in the next 7 days.

What is the cost of a train to Heidelberg from Munich?

The train price to Heidelberg from Munich is on average $21 (€18)  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next 7 days.

What is the distance to Heidelberg from Munich by train?

When traveling this route you should expect the distance between Munich and Heidelberg by train to be approximately 157 miles (254 km).

How long is the train from Munich to Heidelberg?

On average the Munich to Heidelberg train travel time is 3 h 25 min  for the 157 miles (254 km) long trip, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.

What train station in Munich goes to Heidelberg? What train station do I come into Heidelberg from Munich?

There are a few train stations in Munich to start your journey from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. In Heidelberg you have a few train station options to choose from for your arrival including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt.

Omio customers traveling this route depart most frequently from München Hbf   and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

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

Passengers booking this trip most frequently board their trains from München Hbf and need to travel around 0.8 miles (1.3 km) from the city center to get to this train station.

Passengers arriving in Heidelberg most often arrive at Heidelberg Hbf and need to travel around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from this train station to the city center.

Which train providers can take me to Heidelberg from Munich?

When taking a train from Munich to Heidelberg, you can count on Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection for the best way to get you to Heidelberg. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Heidelberg from Munich and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

How many trains are there to Heidelberg from Munich a day?

The average number of trains departing Munich for Heidelberg is 10 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

What are the first and last departure train times from Munich to Heidelberg?

You can take the earliest train from Munich to Heidelberg at 4: 33 AM   or take the last train from Munich to Heidelberg leaving at 11: 01 PM. Look for the latest Munich to Heidelberg train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this route.

How far in advance should I buy train tickets from Munich to Heidelberg for the best deals?

The price of a one way train ticket from Munich to Heidelberg is on average $21 (€18) 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 route. In general, you can find train tickets between Munich and Heidelberg available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Munich
Heidelberg
München Hbf is the most popular Munich 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 Munich for your trip to Heidelberg.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
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Phone Number
+49 8913081055
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sun: 07: 00 - 21: 00
Public transit options for München Hbf
U-Bahn lines: U1, U2, U4, U5, U7
S-Bahn lines: S1, S2, S3, S4, S6, S7, S8
Tram lines: 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21
Bus lines: 68, X98
Train lines: ICE, RJ, NJ, IC, EC, RE, RB