The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
The average ticket from Heidelberg to Munich will cost around £ 28 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 13.
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3 h 2 m
3 h 33 m
Trains per day
Of the 7 trains that leave Heidelberg for Munich every day 7 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 254 km distance in an average of 3 h 33 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 3 h 2 m .
The slowest trains will take 4 h 45 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||157 miles (254 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 57 min|
|Average train ticket price||£19 (€22)|
|Train frequency||12 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 12 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Heidelberg to Munich cover the 157 miles (254 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 57 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around £19, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
Deutsche Bahn trains will get you to Munich from Heidelberg from £16. With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.
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 to Munich from 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.
Heidelberg to Munich train information with Deutsche Bahn:
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Some of the Heidelberg train stations to Munich you can start your journey from include Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. Similarly, some of the arrival train stations in Munich include München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz.
When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving in München Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Heidelberg Hbf, is located 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city centre of Heidelberg.
The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 2.3 miles (3.7 km) away from the city centre of Munich.
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