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 Paris will cost around £ 82 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 81.
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3 h 29 m
3 h 43 m
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It's difficult to get from Heidelberg to Paris without changing at least once.
|Distance||288 miles (465 km)|
|Average train duration||3 h 28 min|
|Average train ticket price||£54 (€61)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | ICE|
Trains from Heidelberg to Paris cover the 288 miles (465 km) long route taking on average 3 h 28 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, Deutsche Bahn with connection, SNCF | TGV or SNCF | ICE. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £37, but the average price of train tickets is £54. Travellers depart most frequently from Heidelberg Hbf and arrive in Paris Gare de Lyon.
Find the best trains between Heidelberg and Paris with Omio's travel partners Deutsche Bahn from £37. We can find you the best deals, timetables and tickets when comparing and booking the best 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 between Heidelberg and Paris. 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 Paris train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and travelling by train between Heidelberg and Paris:
Travelling from Heidelberg in Germany to Paris by train is quick and straightforward with journey times that start at just 3.5 hours. There are up to ten departures a day with all routes involving one or two connections during the journey. A similar timetable is in operation from Monday through to Saturday while there is a reduced service on Sundays.
Train services to Paris from Heidelberg are operated by Deutsch Bahn, usually abbreviated to DB. This is a German-owned provider that, annually, carries the most passengers in the world. Deutsch Bahn's fleet of trains is modern with many high-speed services and onboard facilities that include comfortable seating, luggage space, Wi-Fi, toilets and bistro-bars.
There are no direct train services from Heidelberg to Paris, all routes require one or two connections. These are made at Mannheim or Mannheim and Karlsruhe stations. Journey times vary from 3.5 hours to approximately four hours 15 minutes.
There are up to ten departures a day between the two cities of Heidelberg and Paris. The first train departs in the early morning. Trains then leave at approximately hourly intervals until mid-evening. There is a similar timetable in operation from Monday to Saturday while there is a reduced service on Sundays.
Departure train station: Trains to Paris from Heidelberg all depart from Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof, one of the largest passenger terminals in the German province of Baden-Württemberg. The 1950's station building is on the country's historical register. It is located to the west of the city to which it is linked by local buses and trams. Station facilities include car and bicycle parking, taxi ranks, Wi-Fi, ATMs, toilets, shops and cafes.
Arrival train station: Trains from Heidelberg to Paris all complete their journey at the large and elegant Paris Gare de l'Est. It is located in the 10th arrondissement to the northeast of the city centre and is part of the city's transport network of local buses and Metro trains. Amongst the station facilities are a hotel, car and bicycle parking, taxi ranks, Wi-Fi, left luggage storage, ATMs, toilets, shops, cafes and restaurants.
Travel between Heidelberg, Germany and Paris, France by train is: Partially open.
International entry status: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany
Conditions of entry:
All travellers in France must observe these coronavirus safety measures:
The information above was last checked on 07/12/2021. Remember to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your train from Heidelberg to Paris as this information can change.
The current restriction level for your return trip by train from Paris to Heidelberg is: Partially open
Reentry to Germany is allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France
What are the entry requirements?
The government of Germany has imposed these measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19:
Last verified on 07/12/2021. We do our best to keep this information up to date, but regulations can change so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your Paris to Heidelberg train here.
When taking a train from Heidelberg, you have a couple of train stations you can depart from including Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt. When you arrive in Paris, your train can arrive in train stations including Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare du Nord and Paris Gare de l'Est.
Omio customers travelling this route book their trains from Heidelberg Hbf to Paris Gare de Lyon.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this trip, called Heidelberg Hbf, is located 0.7 miles (1.2 km) from the city centre of Heidelberg.
The most popular arrival train station, Paris Gare de Lyon, is located 1.3 miles (2.1 km) away from the city centre of Paris.
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