Basel to Heidelberg train

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Cheap train tickets from Basel to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Basel to Heidelberg is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

FlixTrain
08:272h36
Basel
11:03Heidelberg
£131One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:132h32
Basel
09:45Heidelberg
£391One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:062h35
Basel
12:41Heidelberg
£461One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
17:132h33
Basel
19:46Heidelberg
£611One-way
0 changes

Train timetableBasel to Heidelberg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Monday, 15 April
FlixTrain
08:272h36
Basel
11:03Heidelberg
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
17:132h33
Basel
19:46Heidelberg
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:062h35
Basel
12:41Heidelberg
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
07:132h32
Basel
09:45Heidelberg
0 changes

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Train times from Basel to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for 15 Apr

Fastest Journey

2 h 32 m

Average

2 h 34 m

Trains per day

4

Distance

222 km

Of the 4 trains that leave Basel for Heidelberg every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Deutsche Bahn
07:132h32
Basel
09:45Heidelberg
£391One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
17:132h33
Basel
19:46Heidelberg
£611One-way
0 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:062h35
Basel
12:41Heidelberg
£461One-way
0 changes
FlixTrain
08:272h36
Basel
11:03Heidelberg
£131One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Basel to Heidelberg

distanceDistance137 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 31 min
priceAverage train ticket price£31 (€34)
frequencyTrain frequency24 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 2 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersDeutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy

Trains from Basel to Heidelberg cover the 137 miles long route taking on average 2 h 31 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £7, but the average price of train tickets is £31. Travellers depart most frequently from Basel SBB and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train companies: Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain trains Basel to Heidelberg

Buy your official Deutsche Bahn and FlixTrain train tickets to Heidelberg from Basel from £7 with Omio. Find train times and tickets for over 1000 travel companies to compare and book the most affordable route.

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main operator of train services in Germany, making on average 40,000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the BahnCard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Basel to Heidelberg. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Deutsche Bahn from Basel to Heidelberg train information:

  • Average Duration: 2 h 30 min
  • Cheapest Price: £20
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 23 a day

FAQs: Basel to Heidelberg train

FAQs: Travel by train from Basel to Heidelberg easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Basel to Heidelberg.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Basel to Heidelberg can start from as little as £7 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Basel to Heidelberg is £31; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Basel to Heidelberg train time is 2 h 31 min   covering the 137 mile long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Basel to Heidelberg leaves at 07: 13. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Basel to Heidelberg leaves at 22: 13.
There are 24 trains a day from Basel to Heidelberg which require at least one change with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the trip from Basel to Heidelberg you can take a train with Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or České dráhy. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Basel and Heidelberg on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 22: 13.

When departing from Basel, you have various train station options to start your journey from including Basel SBB, Basel Bad Bhf and Basel St. Johann. When arriving in Heidelberg, you can end your trip in train stations like Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Altstadt station and Heidelberg-Weststadt/Südstadt.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Basel SBB, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Heidelberg Hbf, located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Basel to Heidelberg is March.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Basel to Heidelberg including taking a coach or train.

Important Stations and Airports in Basel and Heidelberg

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Heidelberg
Basel SBB is the most popular Basel railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Basel for your journey to Heidelberg.
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