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Travel Information between Heidelberg and Mainz

distanceDistance43 miles (70 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€12) • 2 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 54 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 43 miles (70 km) by bus or train to Mainz from Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 54 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $15 (€12). The most popular travel companies which serve this route are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Heidelberg to Mainz.

Travel Tips: Travel from Heidelberg to Mainz

Travel to Mainz 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 Mainz.

How do I travel from Heidelberg to Mainz?

You can travel between Heidelberg and Mainz 2 different ways: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Heidelberg to Mainz?

The cheapest way to go to Mainz from Heidelberg is by taking a bus, which costs on average $15 (€12).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Mainz:

Taking a bus is about $7 (€6) less than taking a train, which costs on average $22 (€18) for this route.

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

The fastest way to get to Mainz from Heidelberg is by train with an average travel time of 54 min.

Other travel options to Mainz can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 5 min   of travel time.

How far is Mainz from Heidelberg?

Mainz is approximately 43 miles (70 km) away from Heidelberg.

How many services a day are there between Heidelberg and Mainz?

The average frequency per day from Heidelberg to Mainz is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses most often depart from Heidelberg at Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost and arrive in Mainz at Mainz, Hbf.
  • Trains mostly depart from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Mainz Hbf.

Who can get me from Heidelberg to Mainz?

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

  • You can travel from Heidelberg to Mainz by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $15 (€12) with Flixbus from Heidelberg to Mainz.
  • You can travel between Heidelberg and Mainz by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $22 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Mainz.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Mainz from Heidelberg ends?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Heidelberg to Mainz often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Cologne. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Heidelberg and Mainz itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Mainz and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy Heidelberg to Mainz tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $15 (€12) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average $22 (€18) one way.

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

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