You can get from Vienna to Heidelberg by train, bus or flight.
To get from Vienna to Heidelberg on Jan 31 we recommend taking a flight because it’s the best combination of price and speed.
Find all the dates and times for this journey by train, bus, and flight, .
|Distance||358 miles (577 km)|
|Available travel modes||Bus, ferry, flight or train|
|Ticket price range||$17 - $147|
|Cheapest mode||Bus • $17 (€15) • 13 h 20 min|
|Fastest mode||Flight • $147 (€128) • 1 h 20 min|
|Popular travel companies||Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn|
Travel 358 miles (577 km) by bus, ferry, flight or train between Vienna and Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 20 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a bus is the best option with prices starting as low as $17 (€15). The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Austrian Airlines or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Vienna to Heidelberg.
International travel from Vienna, Austria to Heidelberg, Germany is: Unrestricted.
Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Austria.
Conditions of entry:
All travelers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 1/24/23; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your upcoming trip from Vienna to Heidelberg.
The current restriction level for returning to Vienna, Austria from Germany is: Unrestricted.
Reentering Austria is currently allowed for: Entry is unrestricted for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
All travelers returning to Austria must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:
The information above was last checked on 1/9/23. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Vienna from Heidelberg here.
There are 4 ways to travel to Heidelberg from Vienna including taking a bus, ferry, flight or train.
The cheapest way to travel between Vienna and Heidelberg is by taking a bus with an average price of $17 (€15).
This is compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:
Taking a bus is usually $130 (€113) less than taking a flight to Heidelberg, which costs on average $147 (€128) for the same trip.
A bus is generally $29 (€25) less than a train for the same trip. Taking a train costs on average $46 (€40) from Vienna to Heidelberg.
The fastest way from Vienna to Heidelberg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 20 min.
There are alternative travel options to Heidelberg that can usually take longer:
In comparison, going by bus can take 13 h 20 min on average.
In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 7 h 19 min.
Heidelberg is approximately 358 miles (577 km) away from Vienna.
The average frequency per day from Vienna to Heidelberg is:
However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Heidelberg from Vienna as scheduled services by bus, ferry, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.
These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Vienna to Heidelberg:
If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Vienna to Heidelberg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:
Yes, there are direct services available from Vienna to Heidelberg with the following travel companies:
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 from Vienna to Heidelberg.
When planning your trip from Vienna to Heidelberg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:
However, we recommend buying tickets from Vienna to Heidelberg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.
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