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 Munich to Heidelberg will cost around £ 30 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only £ 16.
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2 h 57 m
3 h 27 m
Trains per day
Of the 32 trains that leave Munich for Heidelberg every day 6 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 27 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 57 m .
The slowest trains will take 5 h 20 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 58 min|
|Average train ticket price||£17 (€19)|
|Train frequency||10 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 10 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Munich to Heidelberg cover the 157 miles (254 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 58 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around £17, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £16. Travellers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.
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Travel 157 miles (254 km) in comfort with Deutsche Bahn (DB) between Munich and Heidelberg. Check the DB train timetable for your trip between Munich and Heidelberg on Omio and then book DB tickets online quickly, easily and safely. For a Deutsche Bahn ticket between Munich and Heidelberg you can pay as low as £16.
Deutsche Bahn is the main operator of Germany’s train services and makes an average of 40, 000 train journeys domestically and internationally every day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn includes its wide range of ticket types, savings offers such as the Super Saver fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use at Omio.
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, toilets are standard amenities, but other services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.
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When departing from Munich, you have various train station options to start your route from including München Hbf, München Hackerbrücke and München Marienplatz. When arriving in Heidelberg, you can end your journey in train stations like Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg-Pfaffengrund/Wieblingen and Heidelberg-Altstadt.
Omio customers book a train from München Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf most frequently for this route.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city centre of Munich.
The most popular arrival train station, Heidelberg Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre of Heidelberg.
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