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from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe

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Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information to Karlsruhe from Heidelberg

distanceDistance30 miles (49 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $18 (€14) • 31 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Travel 30 miles (49 km) by train between Heidelberg and Karlsruhe. Deutsche Bahn is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe.

Travel Tips

Travel from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe
Travel to Karlsruhe 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 Heidelberg to Karlsruhe.
How do I travel from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe?

You can get from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe by train.

What is the fastest way to travel from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe?

Going by train is the quickest way from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe with an average travel time of 31 min.

How far is Karlsruhe from Heidelberg?

The distance is approximately 30 miles (49 km) from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe.

How many services a day are there to Karlsruhe from Heidelberg?

The average frequency per day from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe is:

  • Around 50 trains per day.

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.

Where do I depart from Heidelberg? Where do I arrive in Karlsruhe?

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Heidelberg Hbf and tend to arrive in Karlsruhe Hbf.
Which travel operators can get me to Karlsruhe from Heidelberg?

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

  • You can take a train from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $18 (€14) with Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe.
Where else should I travel to after my journey to Karlsruhe from Heidelberg ends?
Omio customers who travel from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe often also extend their vacation to go to Berlin, Paris or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Karlsruhe and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy tickets between Heidelberg and Karlsruhe online to get the best deals?

Before traveling from Heidelberg to Karlsruhe, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket for this journey costs on average $18 (€14) one way.

But we recommend booking Heidelberg to Karlsruhe tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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