How to get from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe by train, bus or flight.
The best way to travel from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
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|Distance||30 miles (49 km)|
|Available travel modes||Train|
|Fastest mode||Train • $21 (€18) • 39 min|
|Popular travel companies||Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 30 miles (49 km) by train from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe.
You can travel by train for as low as $3 (€3). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.
You can travel to Karlsruhe from Heidelberg by train.
The distance is approximately 30 miles (49 km) from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe.
The average frequency per day from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe as scheduled services by train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe:
The following travel company offer services from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe:
Yes, there is a direct route available from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe:
Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Karlsruhe as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets to Karlsruhe from Heidelberg.
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