Cheap Basel to Heidelberg train tickets

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How much are Basel to Heidelberg train tickets?

Lowest Price$45.00
Fastest2h 31m
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How to find cheap train tickets from Basel to Heidelberg ?

The most surefire way to find the lowest-priced train tickets from Basel to Heidelberg is to plan ahead and book your train travel earlier. In the past 30 days, the cheapest average price users have found for trains from Basel to Heidelberg was $45.00. Trying to save on a last-minute fare and have a bit of flexibility on what day to travel? Take a look at midweek schedules, as these tend to be less busy and are often cheaper than buying tickets to travel on Friday, or a weekend departure.

How long is the train journey from Basel to Heidelberg ? How far is Basel to Heidelberg ?

The distance between Basel to Heidelberg is 136.50 miles or 219.62 km. A train trip from Basel to Heidelberg typically takes 2 hours and 51 minutes. If you are looking to get to Heidelberg faster, the fastest advertised duration is offered by Deutsche Bahn. The fastest train trip covers the distance in 2 hours and 31 minutes to get from Basel to Heidelberg.

Getting to Heidelberg from Basel by train typically takes under three hours. A day trip to Heidelberg from Basel is fairly easy to do with plenty of time to see the sights in Heidelberg and still get back at a reasonable time in the evening.

On Friday trains from Basel to Heidelberg are the busiest. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or to have extra room to stretch out, you might consider traveling on Friday instead, as that tends to be the least traveled day of the week.

Deutsche Bahn has the most connections between Basel to Heidelberg

Typically there are 95 schedules to compare for your trip to Heidelberg. On the route to Heidelberg 2 train carriers currently offer tickets for sale. Deutsche Bahn offers the most scheduled departures between Basel to Heidelberg, usually offering 92 trips per day. 3 train trips per day are direct connections to Heidelberg, if you're looking to get there faster, direct schedules will typically be more time efficient.

Are you not set on traveling by train? Take a look at Bus tickets from Basel to Heidelberg, which start at $16.84.

Basel to Heidelberg is served by 2 train carriers

Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn train tickets from Basel to Heidelberg start from $44.71, and on average cost $45.01. Daily there are 92 Deutsche Bahn schedules to Heidelberg. Deutsche Bahn in Basel leaves from Basel SBB, And in Heidelberg trains arrive at Train Station and one other train station.

From Basel to Heidelberg train travel on Deutsche Bahn takes 2 hours and 52 minutes. If you are looking to get to Heidelberg faster, Deutsche Bahn offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 31 minutes.

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2h 52m
Avg. Price
$45.01

DB Intercity

DB Intercity train tickets from Basel to Heidelberg start from $44.71, and on average cost $44.71. Daily there are 3 DB Intercity schedules to Heidelberg. DB Intercity in Basel leaves from Basel SBB, And in Heidelberg trains arrive at Train Station,

From Basel to Heidelberg train travel on DB Intercity takes 2 hours and 53 minutes. If you are looking to get to Heidelberg faster, DB Intercity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 31 minutes.

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Avg. Time
2h 53m
Avg. Price
$44.71

Plan your next adventure:

There is one train station from which trains depart Basel on their way to Heidelberg. The busiest departure station in Basel serving this route is Basel SBB.
  • Basel SBB
There are 2 different stations where trains arrive to in Heidelberg. You can review and use the directions feature on Wanderu to see which station is closest to your final destination., The busiest departure station in Basel serving this route is Train Station, Heidelberg-Weststadt/Südstadt.
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  • Heidelberg-Weststadt/Südstadt