How to travel from Darmstadt to Heidelberg

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from Darmstadt to Heidelberg

You can get from Darmstadt to Heidelberg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Darmstadt to Heidelberg on May 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:38AMDarmstadt Hbf0h33 09:11AMHeidelberg Hbf
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07:34AMDarmstadt Hbf1h08 08:42AMHeidelberg Hbf
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06:37PMDarmstadt Hbf0h34 07:11PMHeidelberg Hbf
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07:37PMDarmstadt Hbf0h36 08:13PMHeidelberg Hbf
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06:03PMDarmstadt Hbf0h38 06:41PMHeidelberg Hbf
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Travel Information from Darmstadt to Heidelberg

distanceDistance32 miles (51 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $3 (€3) • 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixTrain

Travel 32 miles (51 km) by train from Darmstadt to Heidelberg. FlixTrain is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct train from Darmstadt to Heidelberg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Darmstadt to Heidelberg

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 Darmstadt to Heidelberg.

Travel Darmstadt to Heidelberg by train.

Traveling by train is also the quickest way from Darmstadt to Heidelberg. It takes on average 39 min   to travel this journey.

You should expect to travel around 32 miles (51 km) between Darmstadt and Heidelberg.

The average frequency per day from Darmstadt to Heidelberg is:

  • Around 25 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Darmstadt and Heidelberg as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Trains mostly depart from Darmstadt Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with between Darmstadt and Heidelberg:

  • You can travel by train to Heidelberg from Darmstadt with FlixTrain, and you can find FlixTrain Darmstadt to Heidelberg tickets for $3 (€3) on Omio.

Yes, there is a direct route available from Darmstadt to Heidelberg:

  • You can take a direct train with Deutsche Bahn with 25 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Heidelberg as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Heidelberg from Darmstadt.

Many of our customers traveling from Darmstadt to Heidelberg don't make Heidelberg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Heidelberg are Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Heidelberg to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Train tickets cost $3 (€3) one way on average.

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

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