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Cheap train tickets and times from Paderborn to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for Apr 15


Fastest Journey

4 h 43 m


4 h 43 m

Trains per day



257 km

Cheap train tickets from Paderborn to start from $72 with an average ticket price of $72.

The fastest train from Paderborn to takes 4h 43m in comparison to an average duration of 4h 43m and covers a distance of 257 km.

1 trains that leave Paderborn for every day with It's difficult to get from Paderborn to Heidelberg without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

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1 transfer

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Overview: Train from Paderborn to Heidelberg

distanceDistance159 miles (257 km)
durationAverage train duration4 h 28 min
priceAverage train ticket price$109 (€96)
frequencyTrain frequency1 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesHessische Landesbahn or National Express

Trains from Paderborn to Heidelberg cover the 159 miles (257 km) long route taking on average 4 h 28 min with our travel partners like Hessische Landesbahn or National Express. Normally, there is 1 train operating per day. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $109 (€96), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $79 (€70). Travelers depart most frequently from Paderborn Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train providers: Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn and National Express from Paderborn to Heidelberg trains

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn, Hessische Landesbahn and National Express train tickets to Heidelberg from Paderborn from $27 (€24) with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable trip.

National Express is the leading train company for routes throughout the United Kingdom, operating over 550 trains a day and serving over 900 destinations across the country. National Express even offers routes to and from major UK airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol 24 hours a day at affordable prices for the budget traveler in mind. All National Express trains are air-conditioned and provide free WiFi and onboard entertainment. Most trains are equipped with seat belts and power outlets in each seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. You can select between three ticket types for the Paderborn - Heidelberg train: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Refundable tickets provide more flexibility than other ticket options, meaning you can cancel or change your ticket easily, should you need to.

Paderborn to Heidelberg train information with National Express:

  • Average Duration: 4 h 43 min
  • Cheapest Price: $72
  • National Express frequency: 1 a day

FAQs: Trains from Paderborn to Heidelberg

FAQs: Travel by train from Paderborn 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 Paderborn to Heidelberg.
Cheap train tickets from Paderborn to Heidelberg can start from as little as $79 (€70) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Paderborn to Heidelberg is $109 (€96); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Paderborn to Heidelberg is 4 h 28 min   to travel the 159 mile (257 km) long journey, with around there is 1 train per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Paderborn to Heidelberg leaves at 7: 12 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Paderborn to Heidelberg leaves at 7: 48 AM.
There is 1 train a day from Paderborn to Heidelberg which require at least one change with Hessische Landesbahn or National Express. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the best Paderborn to Heidelberg train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Hessische Landesbahn or National Express. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services between Paderborn and Heidelberg to compare what amenities they may offer.

When departing from Paderborn, you have various train station options to start your route from including Paderborn Hbf, Paderborn Kasseler Tor station and Paderborn Nord station. When arriving in Heidelberg, you can end your trip in train stations like Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Altstadt station and Heidelberg-Weststadt/Südstadt.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Paderborn Hbf, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Heidelberg Hbf, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Paderborn to Heidelberg by train is July.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Heidelberg from Paderborn including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Paderborn and Heidelberg

Paderborn Hbf is the most popular Paderborn 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 Paderborn for your trip to Heidelberg.
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At a Travel Center you will receive the following services with personal consultation: Tickets and reservations up to shortly before departure, season tickets and DB monthly season tickets on subscription as well as DB BahnCard related offers. Furthermore, national and international timetable and fare information is available in addition to supplementary services and offers for your rail journey.
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Paderborn, Hatzfelder Straße (Schloß Neuhaus Bahnhof)Accessibility
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