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from Tübingen to Heidelberg

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Travel Information to Heidelberg from Tübingen

distanceDistance63 miles (101 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus or train
priceTicket price range$15 - $22
cheapestCheapest modeBus • $15 (€12) • 2 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $22 (€18) • 1 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 63 miles (101 km) by bus or train between Tübingen and Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 42 min; 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 Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus or train from Tübingen to Heidelberg.

Travel Tips

Travel from Tübingen to Heidelberg
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 Tübingen to Heidelberg.
How do I reach Heidelberg from Tübingen?

There are 2 ways that you can travel between Tübingen and Heidelberg. You can take a bus or train.

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

The cheapest way to get from Tübingen to Heidelberg is by taking a bus. You can find average ticket prices around $15 (€12) compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

A bus is $7 (€6) less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Tübingen to Heidelberg costing on average $22 (€18).

What is the quickest way from Tübingen to Heidelberg?

The quickest way to travel to Heidelberg from Tübingen is by train, which takes on average 1 h 42 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, taking a bus requires on average 2 h 40 min   of travel time.

How far is Heidelberg from Tübingen?

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

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

The average frequency per day from Tübingen to Heidelberg is:

  • 16 trains a day.

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

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

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

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

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

  • You can take a bus from Tübingen to Heidelberg with Flixbus. Cheap tickets can be found for $15 (€12) with Flixbus from Tübingen to Heidelberg.
  • You can travel to Heidelberg from Tübingen by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for $22 (€18) with Deutsche Bahn from Tübingen to Heidelberg.
Is there a direct service from Tübingen to Heidelberg?

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

  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn with 16 direct trains per day.

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 Tübingen and Heidelberg.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip from Tübingen to Heidelberg?
Many of our customers who book a trip from Tübingen to Heidelberg often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Tübingen and Heidelberg itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Heidelberg and any of these top destinations today!
How early should I book tickets to Heidelberg from Tübingen online for the best deals?

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

  • A bus ticket for this journey costs on average $15 (€12) one way.
  • A train ticket costs $22 (€18) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Tübingen 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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