Deutsche BahnSNCFTrenitalia
Route overview
Avg. journey time1h 07m
Trains per day24
Fare range€5-€46
Distance78km
Train operatorsEurolines France, flixbus
First & last trains
First train departs at00:07
Last train departs at23:23
Fastest journey
Fastest route48m
ChangesDirect
Stations
Origin StationFrankfurt (Main)
Destination StationHeidelberg Hbf

Train times for Tue 26 Jun

11:50
12:48
Frankfurt (Main)
Heidelberg Hbf
58m
1 change
12:20
13:12
Frankfurt (Main)
Heidelberg Hbf
52m
Direct
12:25
13:44
Frankfurt (Main)
Heidelberg Hbf
1h 19m
2 changes
12:56
13:54
Frankfurt (Main)
Heidelberg Hbf
58m
1 change
12:58
14:04
Frankfurt (Main)
Heidelberg Hbf
1h 06m
1 change

When is the best time to buy tickets?

Buying tickets in advance can save you money. Prices for train journeys from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf start at €20.77 when you book at least 28 days in advance.*

28 days
in advance
Find this ticket!
€20.77
14 days
in advance
€20.99
Avg. single price
On the day
€22.92
Avg. single price

What is the minimum price of a ticket from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf?

The minimum price of a train ticket from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf is €5. To buy train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf for the lowest price possible, we recommend that you book your tickets as early as possible. Tickets go on sale usually 3 months in advance, yet in some rare cases this can be up to 6 months. For more precise information on when you can book your tickets or whether there are any promotional sales, click here.

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf by train?

The average journey time between Frankfurt (Main) and Heidelberg Hbf is 1 hour and 7 minutes and the fastest journey time is 48 minutes. On an average weekday, there are 70 trains per day travelling from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What time is the first and last train of the day from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf?

The first train from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf departs at 00:07. The last train from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf departs at 23:23. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services. Alternatively, some popular routes may run throughout the night at a reduced frequency. There may also be less services on weekends and holidays; use our journey planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Are there direct train services between Frankfurt (Main) and Heidelberg Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf without having to change trains. There are 24 direct trains from Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

How do I get back to Frankfurt (Main)?

By train, of course. See trains from Heidelberg Hbf to Frankfurt (Main).

  • *Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15.
  • **The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Frankfurt (Main) to Heidelberg Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 26/06/2018. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 23/03/2018 for travel on 24/03/2018 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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