How to travel from Rome to Heidelberg

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from Rome to Heidelberg

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

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The best way to travel from Rome to Heidelberg is by taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information from Rome to Heidelberg

distanceDistance549 miles (885 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain, bus or flight
priceTicket price range$41 - $445
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $41 (€36) • 18 h 20 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $63 (€55) • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixBus, Malta Air or Italo

Travel 549 miles (885 km) by train, bus or flight from Rome to Heidelberg. The most popular travel companies which serve this route are FlixBus, Malta Air or Italo among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Rome to Heidelberg.

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Find the best trip between Rome and Heidelberg with Omio's travel partners Brussels Airlines, Eurowings and FlixBus! You'll find the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most convenient journey for you.

FlixBus is one of Europe's leading low-cost travel companies, founded in Germany and offering long-distance travel services in Europe and the U. S. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. Standard amenities on FlixBus include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets. You can even purchase snacks and drinks onboard. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on luggage and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for extra luggage and specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat.

    Brussels Airlines is Belgium’s leading airline. Check the ticket fares for your travel to Heidelberg from Rome: Economy Classic, Economy Flex and Business.

      FAQs: Travel from Rome to Heidelberg

      FAQs: Travel to Heidelberg 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 Rome to Heidelberg.

      There are 3 options to travel from Rome to Heidelberg including taking a train, bus or flight.

      The cheapest way to get from Rome to Heidelberg is by taking a bus with average ticket prices of $41 (€36) compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

      Taking a bus costs $22 (€19) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $63 (€55) for the same trip.

      A bus is $404 (€353) less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Rome to Heidelberg costing on average $445 (€389).

      The fastest way to get to Heidelberg from Rome is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h 40 min.

      Other travel options to Heidelberg take longer:

      Bus takes on average 18 h 20 min.

      Train takes 9 h 53 min on average.

      Heidelberg is approximately 549 miles (885 km) away from Rome.

      The average frequency per day from Rome to Heidelberg is:

      • 2 buses per day.
      • 1 train per day.

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

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

      • Most travelers catch their bus from Rome, Termini (G) and arrive in Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof.
      • Most travelers take a train from Rome Termini to Heidelberg Hbf.

      The following travel companies offer services from Rome to Heidelberg:

      • Travel with FlixBus or Marino Autolinee to go to Heidelberg by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Rome to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for $41 (€36).
      • Malta Air, Eurowings, Lufthansa, Alitalia, Ryanair, Brussels Airlines, Alitalia (2), Air Dolomiti or airmax can get you to Heidelberg by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Ryanair from Rome to Heidelberg for $31 (€27) on Omio.
      • Italo can get you to Heidelberg by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Italo from Rome to Heidelberg for $445 (€389) on Omio.

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

      • Direct services by bus with.
      • Take a direct flight with.
      • Take a direct train 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 between Rome and Heidelberg.

      Your trip from Rome 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, Paris, Munich, Berlin or Stuttgart. If you’d like to add Frankfurt am Main, Paris, Munich, Berlin or Stuttgart to your Rome to Heidelberg tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Heidelberg today!
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