Trains Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)

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Trains Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) - Facts 
  • Distance: 78 km
  • Fastest route: 48 minutes 
  • Number of trains: 68 
  • Changes: 0 
  • First train: 00:02 
  • Last train: 23:02 
  • Trains operator(s): Deutsche Bahn (DB)
  • Fare range: €5 - €49 
  • From price: €4
Cheap train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)!

Book your train journey from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) in just 2 minutes - always the best price! The rates from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) start from €4!

Every day 68 trains run between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station). The distance is 78 kilometers and the fastest train journey takes 48 minutes. 

The earlier you book, the cheaper train tickets are. Just before departure, train tickets can be three to ten times more expensive. For this route the price difference from early booking to just before departure is  €5 - €49.

Train times / timetable

Find all train times in Europe here: travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) with Deutsche Bahn (DB), the first train leaves at 00:02 and the last train at 23:02.

Train operators

Deutsche Bahn (DB)


Deutsche Bahn is the name of the national railways in Germany. The HQ is based in Frankfurt and the company is noted at the stock market. 

The high speed train of the Deutsche Bahn is the ICE International, one of the most convenient trains in Europe which run between all major cities in Germany. The ICE has also connections to all major cities in neighboring countries. 

Routes

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Frankfurt (Main) Hbf

Railway Station Frankfurt

Frankfurt(Main)Hbf is the main station of Frankfurt, located in the middle of the centre. From the main station it is easy to get by train to the airport of Frankfurt. At the station there are a lot of eateries and shops. In the station you can access the S-Bahn network to get around the city of Frankfurt.

  • Wifi: yes, free for 30 minutes
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 10 minutes
  • Bike: no city bikes
  • Tram: - 
  • S Bahn: 9 minutes, every 2 minutes
  • Bus: -  
  • Taxi: yes

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Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)

Railway Station Heidelberg

The main station of Heidelberg, Heidelberg Hbf, is located outside the city centre. You can use local trains to Heidelberg Altstadt station to get to the city centre.

  • Wifi: yes, free for 30 minutes
  • Lockers: yes, 24h
  • Restaurants: yes
  • Parking: yes, paid

To the city centre

  • Walking: 25 minutes
  • Bike: no city bikes
  • Tram: -
  • S Bahn: 20 minutes
  • Bus: 15 minutes, bus 33
  • Taxi: yes

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Frequently Asked Questions

How long does it take to travel from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)?
The average travel time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) is 48 minutes. On average 68 trains per day run between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station). The first train is leaving Frankfurt (Main) Hbf at 00:02 and the last at 23:02. The prices for train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) start from €4.

How much does it cost to take the train from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)?
The train fares for tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) start from €4. If you book early you have more chance to buy cheap train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station). Sometimes tickets cost up to 4-5 times more just before departure than at the time the sales period starts.

How do I get from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)?
On average 68 trains per day run between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station). The number of changes on this route is 0. Trains are one of the best ways to travel around Europe, they are fast, convenient and if you book on time there are often great deals. Fares for trains from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) start from €4.

How long is the train ride from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)?
The average travel time between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) is 48 minutes. Every day 68 runs between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) and the number of changes is 0. Train times can vary at any time of the day - check our rail planner for all the actual train times.

How far is Frankfurt (Main) Hbf from Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) by train?
The distance between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) is 78 kilometers. The average travel time is 48 minutes and there are approximately 68 trains per day running between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station). The first train leaves from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf at 00:02 and the last one at 23:02.

Which trains run from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)?
The following railway companies operate on the route between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station): Deutsche Bahn (DB). The average travel time is 48 minutes, the distance is 78 kilometers and fares start from €4.

How to buy cheap train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)?
Book your train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) as early as possible - sometimes it saves 4-5 times than booking just before departure. If rail tickets between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) are already available try to avoid peak times and / or travel on Tuesday or Thursday. Train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) start from €4.

Do prices go down for trains Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station)?
Unfortunately, no - there are no last minutes. Train tickets from Frankfurt (Main) Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) only become more expensive the closer to departure time. The only way to purchase cheap train tickets is to book as early as possible. In general, it is more economical to travel between Frankfurt (Main) Hbf and Heidelberg Hbf (Central station) on Tuesday or Thursday, avoid peak times and / or travel late in the morning or in the early afternoon.

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