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There are 22 daily trains from Paris to Heilbronn. Traveling by train from Paris to Heilbronn usually takes around 4 hours and 34 minutes, but the fastest Non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 3 hours and 51 minutes.
|Distance||311 mi (501 km)|
|Fastest train||3h 51m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Paris to Heilbronn?
There are 4 train lines with service from Paris to Heilbronn. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 16 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|DB Intercity-Express||2||4h 51m||$180.83|
|Deutsche Bahn||16||4h 30m||$184.95|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||11||4h 46m||$178.24|
|Non-federally owned railway company||3||4h 1m||$185.54|
DB Intercity-Express train tickets from Paris to Heilbronn start from $145, and on average cost . Daily there are 2 DB Intercity-Express schedules to Heilbronn. DB Intercity-Express in Paris leaves from Paris Est . And in Heilbronn trains arrive at Train Station and 2 other train stations.
From Paris to Heilbronn train travel on DB Intercity-Express takes 4 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Heilbronn faster, DB Intercity-Express offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 51 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Heilbronn on a weekend there is typically one DB Intercity-Express scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Paris.
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Paris to Heilbronn start from $145, and on average cost . Daily there are 11 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Heilbronn. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Paris leaves from Paris Est . And in Heilbronn trains arrive at Train Station and 5 other train stations.
From Paris to Heilbronn train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 46 minutes. If you are looking to get to Heilbronn faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 51 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 2 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Heilbronn.
Non-federally owned railway company
Non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Paris to Heilbronn start from $184, and on average cost . Daily there are 3 Non-federally owned railway company schedules to Heilbronn. Non-federally owned railway company in Paris leaves from Paris Est . And in Heilbronn trains arrive at Train Station and 3 other train stations.
From Paris to Heilbronn train travel on Non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 1 minutes. If you are looking to get to Heilbronn faster, Non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 3 hours and 51 minutes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Paris to Heilbronn during the COVID-19 pandemic?
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How long is the train journey from Paris to Heilbronn?
The distance between Paris and Heilbronn is approximately 311 miles, or 501 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 34 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 51 minutes.
Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.
When are trains the most crowded?
On a weekly basis, the greatest number of passengers tend to travel by trains from Paris to Heilbronn on Saturday. Tickets for Saturday tend to also be the most expensive. For savvy travelers looking for cheaper priced tickets search for travel departing on Monday. Monday also tend to have less passengers which may make boarding faster and let you snag your perfect seat.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Paris at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 5:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
Is there a direct train from Paris to Heilbronn?
There are 22 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Heilbronn to Paris.
Paris, the famous City of Lights, is the premier destination of choice for people visiting France. Boasting a rich cultural heritage and world-famous culinary traditions, Paris will certainly amaze visitors with everything it has to offer. The city’s star attraction is the famous Eiffel Tower, which was constructed in 1889. An architectural marvel that has stood the test of time, the Eiffel Tower is perhaps the most iconic landmark of Paris, and visitors can take an elevator to the top for a panoramic view of the city. Another must-see iconic landmark is the Musée du Louvre, one of the best art museums in the world. At the Louvre, visitors can marvel at more than 35,000 works of art, including the world-famous Mona Lisa. If you wish to stay away from the deafening crowd, Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, the largest green space in the city, will have what you need.
Paris’ food scene is rich and vibrant, brimming with both traditional bistros and chic new restaurants. For those who enjoy a rustic French vibe, the 2ème arrondissement offers some great selections. If you feel like splurging a little bit, head over to Guy Savoy, one of the best restaurants in town.
Paris is a central hub of transportation in France and Europe, in general. Visitors can catch trains to other cities at one of the six central stations: Gare du Nord, Gare de l'Est, Gare de Lyon, Gare d'Austerlitz, Gare Montparnasse, and Gare Saint-Lazare. The main bus station is Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne located not too far from Gare d'Austerlitz. The principal airports in the city are Paris–Charles de Gaulle, Paris–Orly, and Beauvais–Tillé Airport.
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Heilbronn is a scenic city in the northern Baden-Württemberg region of Germany. Boasting a robust wine industry and many interesting local landmarks, the city is a great stop to enjoy when in Germany. One of the most popular local attractions is the local Rathaus, or City Hall, which features a large golden clock.
Head just outside the city to discover some of Heilbronn's best vineyards. Weingut Drautz, Albrecht-Kiessling Weingut, and Weingut Kistenmacher & Hengerer are located on the hills east of the city, and offer gorgeous, sweeping views of hillsides, valleys, and Heilbronn below. Pfühlpark is also in the area east of the city, a large park that offers excellent walking trails and even the famous Trappensee: a small lake with a castle built on it.
Heilbronn is connected to Germany's Deutsche Bahn train network, so you can easily reach the city from Munich, Berlin, Essen, or other major cities. Intercity bus transportation also offers affordable travel to Heilbronn, with options including FlixBus and Sindbad.
Where is the train station in Paris?
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Main departure station: Paris Est
Paris Gare de l'Est, or Paris East Railway Station, is in the city's tenth arrondissement. It mainly operates rail services to eastern France, but also into other countries. Gare de l'Est was the departure point for the legendary Orient Express, and the columned facade is just as opulent as you would expect. Its 1840s structure is divided into several halls containing top brands and food outlets. The station is linked to Lines 4 and 7 of the Paris Métro and just a short walk from the Gare du Nord.
All train stations in Paris:
Where is the train station in Heilbronn?
Main arrival station: Train Station
There are more train stations and stops in Heilbronn than most cities. Most trains from Paris will stop at one (or more) of the 6 following stations in Heilbronn:
Train stations in Heilbronn:
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