How to travel from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg

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Travel Information between Kaiserslautern and Heidelberg

distanceDistance41 miles (66 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$9 - $20
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $9 (€8) • 4 h 49 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 1 h 7 min
carriersPopular travel companiesDeutsche Bahn

Take a bus or train to travel 41 miles (66 km) from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 7 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $9 (€8). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg.

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There are 2 ways to travel from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg including taking a bus or train.

The cheapest way to go to Heidelberg from Kaiserslautern is by taking a bus, which costs on average $9 (€8).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heidelberg:

Taking a bus is usually $11 (€10) less than taking a train to Heidelberg, which costs on average $20 (€18) for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Heidelberg from Kaiserslautern is by train with an average travel time of 1 h 7 min.

Other travel options to Heidelberg can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 4 h 49 min   of travel time.

The Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg distance is around 41 miles (66 km).

The average frequency per day from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg is:

  • 1 bus per day.
  • 44 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when traveling from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg:

  • Most travelers catch their bus from Kaiserslautern, Guimaráes-Platz (Hauptbahnhof) and arrive in Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf).
  • Most travelers catch their train from Kaiserslautern Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

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

  • You can take a train from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg with Deutsche Bahn. Cheap tickets can be found for $20 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg.
Looking to extend your trip from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg? Many Omio customers who go from Kaiserslautern to Heidelberg usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. If you're looking to explore Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich from Heidelberg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Bus tickets are costing on average $9 (€8) one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average $20 (€18) one way.

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

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