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from Heidelberg to Tübingen

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

Our recommendation

To get from Heidelberg to Tübingen on Dec 1 we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:40PMHeidelberg1h00 08:40PMTübingen
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05:30PMHeidelberg1h00 06:30PMTübingen
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10:30AMHeidelberg1h00 11:30AMTübingen
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05:20AMHeidelberg1h30 06:50AMTübingen
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12:20PMHeidelberg, Hauptbahnhof2h40 03:00PMTübingen
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Travel Information between Heidelberg and Tübingen

distanceDistance63 miles (101 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$8 - $24
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $8 (€7) • 3 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $24 (€20) • 1 h 43 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 63 miles (101 km) between Heidelberg and Tübingen. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 43 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $8 (€7). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Heidelberg to Tübingen.

Travel Tips

Travel from Heidelberg to Tübingen
Travel to Tübingen 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 Tübingen.
What are the ways to get from Heidelberg to Tübingen?

There are 2 travel options from Heidelberg to Tübingen: bus or train.

What is the cheapest way to get from Heidelberg to Tübingen?

The cheapest way to travel to Tübingen from Heidelberg is by taking a bus with an average price of $8 (€7).

This is compared to other travel options to Tübingen:

A bus is generally $15 (€13) less than a train for the same route. Taking a train costs on average $24 (€20) from Heidelberg to Tübingen.

What is the fastest way to get from Heidelberg to Tübingen?

The fastest way to get to Tübingen from Heidelberg is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 43 min.

Other travel options to Tübingen can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 3 h 5 min   on average.

How many miles from Heidelberg to Tübingen would I travel?

The Heidelberg to Tübingen distance is around 63 miles (101 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Heidelberg to Tübingen?

The average frequency per day from Heidelberg to Tübingen is:

  • 17 trains a day.

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

When traveling to Tübingen from Heidelberg, what are the departure and arrival points in Heidelberg and Tübingen?

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

  • Buses most often depart from Heidelberg at Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost and arrive in Tübingen at Tübingen, Hauptbahnhof.
  • Trains mostly leave from Heidelberg Hbf and tend to arrive in Tübingen Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Heidelberg to Tübingen?

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

  • You can travel between Heidelberg and Tübingen by bus with Flixbus. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $8 (€7) with Flixbus from Heidelberg to Tübingen.
  • You can travel between Heidelberg and Tübingen by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $24 (€20) with Deutsche Bahn from Heidelberg to Tübingen.
Is there a direct service to Tübingen from Heidelberg?

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

  • You can find around 17 direct trains per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn.

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

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Heidelberg to Tübingen?
Many of our customers traveling from Heidelberg to Tübingen don't make Tübingen their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Tübingen are Stuttgart, Munich or Berlin, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Tübingen to any of these top destinations today!
How far in advance should I buy my Heidelberg to Tübingen one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this route is costing $8 (€7) one way on average.
  • A train ticket is costing on average $24 (€20) one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Heidelberg to Tübingen 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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