How to travel from Aachen to Heidelberg

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

Deutsche Bahn

Compare prices and tickets Prices for trains, buses and flights

Mar 27
Mar 28
Mar 29
Mar 30
Mar 31
Apr 01
Apr 02

Travel Information between Aachen and Heidelberg

distanceDistance149 miles (240 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$5 - $42
fastestFastest modeTrain • $42 (€37) • 3 h 26 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 149 miles (240 km) by bus, flight or train to Heidelberg from Aachen. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Aachen to Heidelberg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Aachen to Heidelberg

Travel Tips: Travel 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 Aachen to Heidelberg.

You can travel to Heidelberg from Aachen 3 different ways: bus, flight or train.

The cheapest way to travel to Heidelberg from Aachen is by taking a flight with an average price of $5 (€4).

This is compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

Taking a flight is about $29 (€26) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $34 (€30) for this journey.

A flight is generally $37 (€33) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $42 (€37) from Aachen to Heidelberg.

The fastest way from Aachen to Heidelberg is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 26 min.

There are alternative travel options to Heidelberg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by bus can take on average 6 h 45 min.

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

The distance is approximately 149 miles (240 km) from Aachen to Heidelberg.

The average frequency per day from Aachen to Heidelberg is:

  • 3 buses a day.
  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Aachen to Heidelberg as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Aachen to Heidelberg:

  • Buses from Aachen to Heidelberg most often leave from Aachen, Wilmersdorferstrasse and arrive in Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf).
  • Trains from Aachen to Heidelberg most often leave from Aachen Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Aachen to Heidelberg:

  • You can go to Heidelberg from Aachen by bus with Flixbus. You'll see cheap bus tickets for $34 (€30) with Flixbus from Aachen to Heidelberg on Omio.
  • You can travel from Aachen to Heidelberg by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $42 (€37) with Deutsche Bahn from Aachen to Heidelberg.
Your trip from Aachen to Heidelberg doesn't have to end in Heidelberg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. If you’d like to add Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich to your Aachen to Heidelberg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Heidelberg today!

When planning your trip from Aachen to Heidelberg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $34 (€30) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $5 (€4) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $42 (€37) one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Aachen to Heidelberg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

Travelling from Aachen to Heidelberg: related information

Here are some other resources that might have the information you need

HomeTravelTravel to HeidelbergHow to travel from Aachen to Heidelberg

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

Hand With Phone