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from Munich to Heidelberg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Munich to Heidelberg on Sep 29 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

07:00AMMunich Airport1h00 08:00AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$3701One-way
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07:00AMMunich Airport1h00 08:00AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$3701One-way
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08:00PMMunich Airport1h00 09:00PMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$4211One-way
11:00AMMunich Airport1h00 12:00PMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$4211One-way
09:00AMMunich Airport1h00 10:00AMFrankfurt am Main Airport
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$4291One-way

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Tue
Sep 28
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$228Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$35Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$370Lufthansa
Thu
Sep 30
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$370Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 1
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$236Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 2
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$191Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 3
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$94Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 4
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 5
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$131Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 6
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$236Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$236Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$140Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$22Deutsche Bahn
$17Flixbus
$131Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$131Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Lufthansa Cityline
Tue
Oct 12
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$228Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 13
$22Deutsche Bahn
$14Flixbus
$169Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 14
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$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$117Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 15
$22Deutsche Bahn with connection
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$103Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 16
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$109Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 17
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$94Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 18
$22Deutsche Bahn
$15BlaBlaCar Bus
$161Lufthansa

Travel Information to Heidelberg from Munich

distanceDistance157 miles (254 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $161
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€12) • 4 h 45 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $161 (€129) • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesLufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 157 miles (254 km) by flight, bus or train from Munich to Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; 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 Lufthansa, BlaBlaCar Bus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Munich to Heidelberg.

How to get from Munich to Heidelberg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Munich to Heidelberg, 100,00% of our customers choose the train as their preferred mode of transportation. By traveling by train on this route, you can enjoy the comfort of spacious seats, spectacular views—and in some cases free Wi-Fi—in both second and first class. Our customers have decided that the train is the best way to get from Munich to Heidelberg and have chosen to enjoy this fast, safe and efficient way to arrive at their destination. Taking the train also avoids long lines or potential expenses for transfers to/from the station—especially since most main railway stations are located in the city center. Train companies in Europe vary from country to country, but most of them offer high-speed train routes, therefore when you add up at the end-to-end journey time, the train is often also the fastest way to get to your destination.

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Travel Tips

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FAQs
How do I get from Munich to Heidelberg?

There are 3 ways to get from Munich to Heidelberg: flight, bus or train.

How do I get from Munich to Heidelberg the cheapest way?

The cheapest way to travel to Heidelberg from Munich is by taking a bus with an average price of $15 (€12).

This is compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

Taking a bus is usually $146 (€117) less than taking a flight to Heidelberg, which costs on average $161 (€129) for the same trip.

Taking a bus is usually $7 (€6) less than taking a train to Heidelberg, which costs on average $22 (€18) for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Munich to Heidelberg?

The fastest way to get to Heidelberg from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

Other travel options to Heidelberg can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by bus can take 4 h 45 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 2 h 57 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Munich and Heidelberg?

The Munich to Heidelberg distance is around 157 miles (254 km).

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

The average frequency per day from Munich to Heidelberg is:

  • Around 10 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses mostly leave from München, ZOB and tend to arrive in Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
  • Trains from Munich to Heidelberg most often leave from München Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Munich to Heidelberg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Munich to Heidelberg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Lufthansa can take you to Heidelberg by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Lufthansa from Munich to Heidelberg for $161 (€129).
  • BlaBlaCar Bus can take you to Heidelberg by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for BlaBlaCar Bus from Munich to Heidelberg for $15 (€12).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Heidelberg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Munich to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for $22 (€18).
Where else should I travel to after my journey from Munich to Heidelberg ends?
Your trip from Munich to Heidelberg doesn't have to end in Heidelberg. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Paris. If you’d like to add Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Paris to your Munich to Heidelberg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Heidelberg today!
How far in advance should I purchase my Munich to Heidelberg one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket for this journey costs on average $161 (€129) one way.
  • A bus ticket is costing on average $15 (€12) one way for this trip.
  • A train ticket costs $22 (€18) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Munich to Heidelberg 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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