How to get from Munich to Heidelberg

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Travel Information from Munich to Heidelberg

distanceDistance157 miles (254 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £73
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £16 • 2 h 57 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £73 • 1 h
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 157 miles (254 km) to Heidelberg from Munich. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Flixbus, Lufthansa or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Munich to Heidelberg.

Travel Tips: Travel from Munich to Heidelberg

Travel 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 Munich to Heidelberg.

There are 3 ways that you can travel from Munich to Heidelberg. You can take a coach, flight or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Munich to Heidelberg. Tickets for a train cost on average £16.

This is compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

A train journey is usually £4 less than a journey to Heidelberg by coach, which costs on average £19 for the same trip.

A train is generally £57 less than a flight for the same journey. A flight costs on average £73 from Munich to Heidelberg.

The fastest way to get to Heidelberg from Munich is by flight with an average travel time of 1 h.

There are alternative travel options to Heidelberg that can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by coach can take on average 4 h 25 min.

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by train can take on average 2 h 57 min.

The distance from Munich to Heidelberg is approximately 157 miles (254 km).

The average frequency per day from Munich to Heidelberg is:

  • 12 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Munich and Heidelberg as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Munich to Heidelberg:

  • Coaches most often depart from Munich at München, ZOB and arrive in Heidelberg at Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf).
  • Trains mostly depart from München Hbf and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Munich to Heidelberg:

  • You can travel by coach between Munich and Heidelberg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Munich to Heidelberg tickets for £19 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Munich and Heidelberg by flight with Lufthansa. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £73 with Lufthansa from Munich to Heidelberg.
  • You can travel from Munich to Heidelberg by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £16 with Deutsche Bahn from Munich to Heidelberg.
Looking to extend your trip from Munich to Heidelberg? Many Omio customers who go from Munich to Heidelberg usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Paris. If you're looking to explore Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Paris from Heidelberg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

When planning your trip from Munich to Heidelberg, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £19 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average £73 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £16 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Munich and Heidelberg online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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