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from Heidelberg to Rome

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

Our recommendation

To get from Heidelberg to Rome on Sep 18 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:00PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h50 05:50PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$1861One-way
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04:00PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h50 05:50PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$1861One-way
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06:05PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h50 07:55PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$1981One-way
12:05PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h50 01:55PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$1861One-way
09:15PMFrankfurt am Main Airport1h50 11:05PMRome Leonardo da Vinci Fiumicino Airport
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$1861One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sat
Sep 18
$87Flixbus
$186Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 22
$74Flixbus
$131Eurowings
Thu
Sep 23
$70Flixbus
$119Alitalia Cityliner
Fri
Sep 24
$57Flixbus
$93Eurowings
Sat
Sep 25
$62Flixbus
$119Alitalia Cityliner
Mon
Sep 27
$52Flixbus
$68Eurowings
Tue
Sep 28
$57Flixbus
$119Alitalia Cityliner
Wed
Sep 29
$52Flixbus
$106Eurowings
Thu
Sep 30
$57Flixbus
$152HOP!
Fri
Oct 1
$75Flixbus
$119Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$70Flixbus
$119Alitalia
Sun
Oct 3
$66Flixbus
$117Alitalia
Mon
Oct 4
$63Flixbus
$50Eurowings Europe
Tue
Oct 5
$52Flixbus
$96Alitalia

Travel Information between Heidelberg and Rome

distanceDistance549 miles (885 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$53 - $111
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $53 (€42) • 19 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $94 (€75) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesEurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, bus or train to travel 549 miles (885 km) to Rome from Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $53 (€42). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Eurowings, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or bus from Heidelberg to Rome.

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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Rome, Italy if I’m coming from Heidelberg, Germany?

Travel between Heidelberg, Germany and Rome, Italy is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Germany enter Italy?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Rome from Heidelberg?

Conditions of entry into Italy:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Rome, Italy?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Italy has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 9/17/21. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Heidelberg and Rome.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Heidelberg, Germany from Rome, Italy due to COVID-19?

The restriction level for your return to Heidelberg, Germany from Italy is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Heidelberg from Rome restricted?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Heidelberg from Rome?

Conditions of reentry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Heidelberg, Germany?

You should observe these safety measures in Germany as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to Germany was last checked on 9/16/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Heidelberg from Rome closer to your date of departure here.

What are the ways to get from Heidelberg to Rome?

There are 3 ways to travel between Heidelberg and Rome including taking a flight, bus or train.

What is the cheapest way from Heidelberg to Rome?

The cheapest way to travel to Rome from Heidelberg is by taking a bus with an average price of $53 (€42).

This is compared to other travel options to Rome:

Taking a bus is about $41 (€33) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $94 (€75) for this trip.

Taking a bus is about $58 (€47) less than taking a train, which costs on average $111 (€88) for this route.

What is the fastest way from Heidelberg to Rome?

The quickest way to travel to Rome from Heidelberg is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 19 h 10 min   on average.

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

How many miles from Heidelberg to Rome would I travel?

The distance from Heidelberg to Rome is approximately 549 miles (885 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Heidelberg to Rome is:

  • 1 train a day.

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

When traveling between Heidelberg and Rome, where do I depart from Heidelberg and where do I arrive in Rome?

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

  • Buses from Heidelberg to Rome most often leave from Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost and arrive in Rome, Tiburtina Station.
  • Trains from Heidelberg to Rome most often leave from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Roma Termini.
Which travel companies can take me from Heidelberg to Rome?

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

  • You can travel by plane from Heidelberg to Rome with Eurowings, and you can find Eurowings Heidelberg to Rome tickets for $94 (€75) on Omio.
  • You can take a bus from Heidelberg to Rome with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $53 (€42) with Flixbus from Heidelberg to Rome.
  • You can travel by train to Rome from Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn, and you can find Deutsche Bahn Heidelberg to Rome tickets for $111 (€88) on Omio.
Can I travel directly to Rome from Heidelberg?

Yes, there are direct services available from Heidelberg to Rome with the following travel companies:

  • You can travel directly by plane with Lufthansa or Air Dolomiti.
  • You can travel directly by bus with.

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

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Heidelberg to Rome?
Many of our customers traveling from Heidelberg to Rome don't make Rome their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Rome are Milan, Florence or Paris, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Rome to any of these top destinations today!
When should I buy a ticket from Heidelberg to Rome online to score the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this journey is costing $94 (€75) one way on average.
  • A bus ticket costs $53 (€42) one way on average for this route.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $111 (€88) one way for this route.

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

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Heidelberg
Rome
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Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof
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Heidelberg, Willy-Brandt-Platz
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