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from Paris to Heidelberg

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

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Heidelberg on Sep 27 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

06:39AMParis Gare de l'Est4h02 10:41AMHeidelberg Hbf
2 changes
$1081One-way
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06:39AMParis Gare de l'Est4h02 10:41AMHeidelberg Hbf
2 changes
$1081One-way
Other options
07:08AMParis Gare de l'Est3h37 10:45AMHeidelberg Hbf
1 changes
$1201One-way
01:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h34 04:44PMHeidelberg Hbf
1 changes
$1201One-way
05:10PMParis Gare de l'Est3h36 08:46PMHeidelberg Hbf
1 changes
$1331One-way

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Sun
Sep 26
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$83Flixbus
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Mon
Sep 27
$102Deutsche Bahn
$87Flixbus
$166HOP!
Tue
Sep 28
$38Deutsche Bahn
$40Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Wed
Sep 29
$52Deutsche Bahn
$37Flixbus
$154HOP!
Thu
Sep 30
$88Deutsche Bahn
$32BlaBlaCar Bus
$134HOP!
Fri
Oct 1
$88Deutsche Bahn with connection
$43Flixbus
$117HOP!
Sat
Oct 2
$82Deutsche Bahn with connection
$43Flixbus
$105HOP!
Sun
Oct 3
$127Deutsche Bahn with connection
$50Flixbus
$154HOP!
Mon
Oct 4
$38Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$77HOP!
Tue
Oct 5
$38Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$71HOP!
Wed
Oct 6
$38Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 7
$51Deutsche Bahn with connection
$27Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 8
$51Deutsche Bahn with connection
$32Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Sat
Oct 9
$52Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Sun
Oct 10
$71Deutsche Bahn
$25Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Mon
Oct 11
$58Deutsche Bahn
$32Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Wed
Oct 13
$38Deutsche Bahn with connection
$25Flixbus
$92Lufthansa
Thu
Oct 14
$38Deutsche Bahn
$27Flixbus
$77Lufthansa
Fri
Oct 15
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$32Flixbus
$77Lufthansa

Travel Information between Paris and Heidelberg

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, bus or train
priceTicket price range$33 - $109
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $33 (€26) • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $109 (€87) • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 288 miles (465 km) by flight, bus or train from Paris to Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $33 (€26). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are HOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight, bus or train from Paris to Heidelberg.

How to get from Paris to Heidelberg

The Best Way According to our Users

Whether it is for business or leisure, in order to travel from Paris 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 Paris 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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FAQs
What are the COVID-19 travel restrictions for Heidelberg, Germany if I’m coming from Paris, France?

Travel from Paris, France to Heidelberg, Germany is: Partially open.

Is international entry into Heidelberg from Paris restricted?

International entry is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival to Heidelberg, Germany from Paris?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • 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 COVID-19 safety measures to follow in Heidelberg, Germany?

The government of Germany has imposed the following measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

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

The above information was last verified on 9/25/21. Remember to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip from Paris to Heidelberg closer to your planned date of departure here.

What travel restrictions, such as quarantine measures, should I be aware of for my journey back to Paris, France from Heidelberg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Paris from Heidelberg restricted?

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

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

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Entry is allowed only for fully vaccinated travellers
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test (certificate needed)
  • Exempted International Movement Certificate for travel required

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Paris, France?

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

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 9/25/21. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Heidelberg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I get from Paris to Heidelberg?

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Paris to Heidelberg. You can take a flight, bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to go to Heidelberg from Paris is by taking a bus, which costs on average $33 (€26).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heidelberg:

A bus is generally $76 (€61) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $109 (€87) from Paris to Heidelberg.

A bus is $25 (€20) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Paris to Heidelberg costing on average $57 (€46).

What is the quickest way from Paris to Heidelberg?

The fastest way from Paris to Heidelberg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 10 min.

There are alternative travel options to Heidelberg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by bus can take on average 6 h 30 min.

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by train can take on average 3 h 26 min.

How far is Heidelberg from Paris?

You should expect to travel around 288 miles (465 km) between Paris and Heidelberg.

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

The average frequency per day from Paris to Heidelberg is:

  • 5 trains per day.

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

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

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

  • Buses mostly depart from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
  • Trains mostly depart from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
Which travel companies can get me from Paris to Heidelberg?

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

  • HOP! Can take you to Heidelberg by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for HOP! From Paris to Heidelberg for $109 (€87).
  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Heidelberg. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Paris to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for $33 (€26).
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Heidelberg by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Paris to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for $57 (€46).
Can I travel directly from Paris to Heidelberg?

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

  • You'll find 5 direct trains per day with.

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

Where should I go next after I travel to Heidelberg from Paris?
Your trip from Paris 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 Munich. If you’d like to add Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich to your Paris 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 buy my Paris to Heidelberg one way ticket online to get the best deals?

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

  • A plane ticket is costing on average $109 (€87) one way for this route.
  • A bus ticket for this trip costs on average $33 (€26) one way.
  • A train ticket for this journey is costing $57 (€46) one way on average.

But we recommend booking Paris to Heidelberg 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

Paris
Heidelberg
Gare Paris Bercy
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WC
Paris Gallieni Porte Bagnolet
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Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.<br>Metro lines 3
Paris Gare Montparnasse
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