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Cheap train tickets from Paris to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Cheapest

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

Cheapest
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:513h43
Paris Gare de l'Est
17:34Heidelberg Hbf
£911One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:053h39
Paris Gare de l'Est
12:44Heidelberg Hbf
£981One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:093h35
Paris Gare de l'Est
16:44Heidelberg Hbf
£981One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:523h47
Paris Gare de l'Est
14:39Heidelberg Hbf
£991One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:513h50
Paris Gare de l'Est
17:41Heidelberg Hbf
£991One-way
1 change

Train timetableParis to Heidelberg

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, 25 April
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:053h39
Paris Gare de l'Est
12:44Heidelberg Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
10:523h47
Paris Gare de l'Est
14:39Heidelberg Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn
13:093h35
Paris Gare de l'Est
16:44Heidelberg Hbf
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:513h43
Paris Gare de l'Est
17:34Heidelberg Hbf
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:513h50
Paris Gare de l'Est
17:41Heidelberg Hbf
1 change

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Train times from Paris to Heidelberg

Showing times and prices for 25 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 35 m

Average

3 h 42 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

465 km

To travel from Paris to Heidelberg you need to make at least one change.

Fastest
Deutsche Bahn
13:093h35
Paris Gare de l'Est
16:44Heidelberg Hbf
£981One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
09:053h39
Paris Gare de l'Est
12:44Heidelberg Hbf
£981One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:513h43
Paris Gare de l'Est
17:34Heidelberg Hbf
£911One-way
2 changes
Deutsche Bahn
10:523h47
Paris Gare de l'Est
14:39Heidelberg Hbf
£991One-way
1 change
Deutsche Bahn with connection
13:513h50
Paris Gare de l'Est
17:41Heidelberg Hbf
£991One-way
1 change

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Overview: Train from Paris to Heidelberg

distanceDistance288 miles
durationAverage train duration3 h 32 min
priceAverage train ticket price£92 (€102)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, TGV INOUI or SNCF ICE

Trains from Paris to Heidelberg cover the 288 miles long trip taking on average 3 h 32 min with our travel partners like TGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, TGV INOUI or SNCF ICE. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £40, but the average price of train tickets is £92. Travellers depart most frequently from Paris Gare du Nord and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Train providers: TGV, Deutsche Bahn and SNCF | TGV INOUI trains Paris to Heidelberg

You can travel by train between Paris and Heidelberg with TGV, Deutsche Bahn and SNCF | TGV INOUI for as low as £56. When you search for timetables and tickets, Omio will show you the best trip.

SNCF-ICE trains connect France and Germany. SNCF's high-speed service TGV and Deutsche Bahn's high-speed service ICE are joint providers of these services with comfortable connections between the two European countries. There are multiple ticket types on offer including Super Saver Fare Europe with no refunds or exchanges allowed and the Saver Fare Europe which is semi-refundable but not exchangeable. The trains are comfortable and high-speed and offer all the amenities of SNCF & DB high-speed trains like Wi-Fi, food and drinks on board and comfortable seats. The trains serve top French cities like Paris, Lyon, Strasbourg and Marseille along with German cities including Frankfurt, Mannheim, Stuttgart, Augsburg and Munich. Some of the most popular routes include: Paris to Frankfurt, Paris to Munich and Karslruhe to Lyon.

    Trains from Paris to Heidelberg

    Heidelberg is a scenic 4.5 hour train ride from Paris, with as many as 18 trains departing from Paris-Est train station on any given day. So, if you're looking to get out of Paris and enjoy the architectural delights of 14th century Germany and the picture-perfect Neckar River, there's a train seat to Heidelberg with your name on it.

    Paris to Heidelberg train times: daily departures

    There are, on average, 13 trains from Paris to Heidelberg per day, though there are no direct trains going straight through to Heidelberg - you'll usually have to board a connecting train from either Stuttgart, Mannheim, or Frankfurt. The first train from Paris to Heidelberg departs at around 6:40 a.m., while the last hour of departure for trains from Paris to Heidelberg is around 9:55 p.m.

    How long is the journey by train from Paris to Heidelberg?

    With a distance of 288 miles to cover and a border to cross, the average journey of a train from Paris to Heidelberg is 4.5 hours long, though the fastest journey by train can be as quick as 3 hours and 21 minutes.

    What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Paris to Heidelberg?

    Departure station: Also known as Gare de l'Est, Paris-Est is one of the premier trains stations along Rail Europe, as it's easy to navigate, wheelchair accessible, and great to look at. There are a number of food outlets, drink kiosks, and even supermarkets to keep you nourished while you wait for your train. You can take bus lines 65, 46, and 38 from Paris city centre to get into the train station, or you can hop on subway lines 4, 5 or 7. Paris-Est is a quick 10-minute drive from downtown Paris.

    Arrival station: Heidelberg Hbf is the primary railway station for the city of Heidelberg, and the first place you will touch down in on your train trip from Paris to Heidelberg. To get into Heidelberg city centre, you can take the S-Bahn S1, S2, S5, or S51, all of which will take you to, or near, the famous Heidelberg Castle.

    Which trains companies travel from Paris to Heidelberg?

    Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and TGV inOui operate trains servicing Paris to Heidelberg. Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express services trains every 40 minutes, while TGV inOui runs trains three to four times a day.

    Paris to Heidelberg trains: services on board

    DB trains offer first- and second-class services. In first class, seating is automatically reserved, allowing you to enjoy a worry-free trip. You can also travel with small pets (under 10 kg) on Deustche Bahn trains for free, so long as your pet is contained in a closed carrier. You cannot bring a bike onto the train with you, though you are allowed to board with hand luggage and one larger item of luggage, which you can stow under your seat or on the luggage rack above.

    TGV inOui also offers first- and second-class services, with the major difference being that a meal service is offered in first class, as well as plusher seats. Domestic pets are allowed on board the TGV, but do require carriers and an extra ticket for travel. Smaller pets (less than 6 kg) can be carried in a bag or basket at no extra cost. You can bring your bike aboard TGV trains, but you must book your bike space at the same time as you book your train ticket. You are allowed hand luggage, which may be stowed in luggage areas onboard the train, and there is onboard WiFi access on inOui trains, specifically.

    How to find cheap train tickets from Paris to Heidelberg

    DB Intercity and TGV inOui release tickets around three to six months in advance, with tickets cheaper the earlier you book. Therefore, if you already know the dates you want to travel, you will find that the cheapest way to buy train tickets is by booking early. Moreover, if you have the option of being flexible with your travel times, avoid booking during "peak hours" (6:00 a.m. -10:00 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. on weekdays), as train companies raise prices during these times. Also be sure to choose a slower or connecting train, as, though your trip might take a little longer, you will find cheaper fares. As a bonus, you'll be able to enjoy more of the scenic views from the window of your seat!

    FAQs: Paris to Heidelberg train

    FAQs: Travel by train from Paris 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 Paris to Heidelberg.
    FAQs
    Cheap train tickets from Paris to Heidelberg can start from as little as £40 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Paris to Heidelberg is £92; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
    The average journey time by train from Paris to Heidelberg is 3 h 32 min   to travel the 288 mile long trip, with around there are 8 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
    The first train from Paris to Heidelberg leaves at 08: 05. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
    The last train from Paris to Heidelberg leaves at 18: 07.
    There are 8 trains a day from Paris to Heidelberg which require at least one change with TGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, TGV INOUI or SNCF ICE. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
    Yes, you can take a high-speed train from Paris to Heidelberg with TGV, TGV INOUI or SNCF ICE. Overall you can travel with the following companies: TGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, TGV INOUI or SNCF ICE.
    When taking a train from Paris to Heidelberg, you can count on TGV, Deutsche Bahn, SNCF | TGV INOUI, TGV INOUI or SNCF ICE for the best way to get you to Heidelberg. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service from Paris to Heidelberg and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.
    No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 18: 07.

    When departing from Paris, you have various train station options to start your route from including Paris Gare du Nord, Paris Gare de Lyon and Paris Gare Montparnasse. 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 Paris Gare du Nord, which is located around 2.8 miles (4.5 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 Paris to Heidelberg is February.
    It's helpful to compare your options as there are 3 ways to travel between Paris and Heidelberg including taking a train, coach or flight.

    Important Stations and Airports in Paris and Heidelberg

    Paris
    Heidelberg
    Paris Gare du Nord is the most popular Paris 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 Paris for your journey to Heidelberg.
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 890640650
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare du Nord
    Metro lines: 4, 5
    Bus lines: 65, 26, 43
    Train lines: RER B, D, E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 04: 45 - 01: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de Lyon
    Metro lines: 1, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 72, 77, 91
    Train lines: TGV, RER A, RER D, Transilien R
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 07: 15 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Montparnasse
    Metro lines: 4, 6, 12, 13
    Bus lines: 28, 39, 58, 82, 88, 89, 91, 92, 94, 95, 96
    Train lines: TGV, OUIGO, Intercités, Transilien N, TER Normandie, TER Centre
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 184943635
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 06: 45 - 20: 30 | Sat: 09: 00 - 20: 00 | Sun: 09: 00 - 20: 30
    Public transport options for Paris Gare de l'Est
    Metro lines: 4, 5, 7
    Bus lines: 31, 32, 35, 38, 39, 46, 54, 56, 91
    Train lines: RER B, TGV, TGV/ICE, TER, Intercités, OUIGO, Transilien, Russian Railways
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Fri: 08: 00 - 19: 30 | Sat: 10: 00 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare Saint-Lazare
    Metro lines: 3, 9, 12, 13, 14
    Bus lines: 20, 21, 22, 26, 27, 28, 29, 32, 42, 43, 66, 80, 94, 95, 528, RoissyB
    Train lines: TER, Intercités, Transilien J, Transilien L, RER E
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    ParkingParking
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 10: 45 - 18: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne
    Metro lines: 6, 14
    Bus lines: 24, 87, N32, N35
    Train lines: TER, Intercités
    Paris
    Amenities at station
    WifiWifi
    LockersLockers
    ParkingParking
    ATMATM
    TaxisTaxis
    AccessibilityAccessibility
    phone
    Phone Number
    +33 892353535
    ticketOfficeHours
    Ticket Office Hours
    Mon - Sun: 08: 00 - 20: 00
    Public transport options for Paris Gare d'Austerlitz
    Metro lines: 5, 10
    Bus lines: 24, 57, 61, 63, 89, 91, 215
    Train lines: TER Centre-Val de Loire, Intercités, Intercités de Nuit, Transilien, RER C
    Paris, Av. Pierre Mendès-France (Paris Austerlitz)

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