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There are 19 daily trains from Heilbronn to Karlsruhe. Traveling by train from Heilbronn to Karlsruhe usually takes around 2 hours and 13 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn train can make the trip in one hour and 48 minutes.
|Distance||38 mi (61 km)|
|Fastest train||1h 48m|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Which train should you take from Heilbronn to Karlsruhe?
2 train services operate from Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg to Karlsruhe, Baden-Württemberg. Deutsche Bahn usually has more trains scheduled, with 18 trips per day. That said, it's still worth comparing the prices and trip durations:
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|Deutsche Bahn||18||2h 13m||$25.69|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||1||2h 8m||$25.26|
Frequently Asked Questions
Is it safe to travel by train from Heilbronn to Karlsruhe during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.
In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.
Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.
How long is the train journey from Heilbronn to Karlsruhe?
When are trains the most crowded?
Trains from Heilbronn to Karlsruhe are the most crowded on Saturday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Saturday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.
When are the first and last trains of the day?
The earliest train departs Heilbronn at 5:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 8:00pm. 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 Heilbronn to Karlsruhe?
There are 19 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.
Where is the train station in Heilbronn?
There is one train station in Heilbronn.
Where is the train station in Karlsruhe?
There are more train stations and stops in Karlsruhe than most cities. Most trains from Heilbronn will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Karlsruhe:
Train stations in Karlsruhe:
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