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from Paris to Heidelberg

You can get from Paris to Heidelberg by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Paris to Heidelberg on 29 Jan we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

13:55Paris Gare de l'Est3h49 17:44Heidelberg Hbf
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£551One-way
Cheapest
13:55Paris Gare de l'Est3h49 17:44Heidelberg Hbf
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£551One-way
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07:20Paris Gare de l'Est4h24 11:44Heidelberg Hbf
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£551One-way
17:55Paris Gare de l'Est3h59 21:54Heidelberg Hbf
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£701One-way
15:20Paris Gare de l'Est4h14 19:34Heidelberg Hbf
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£691One-way

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Sat
29 Jan
£80Deutsche Bahn with connection
£23Flixbus
£113HOP!
Sun
30 Jan
£36Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£61Lufthansa
Mon
31 Jan
£45Deutsche Bahn with connection
£17Flixbus
£79HOP!
Tue
1 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£88HOP!
Wed
2 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn
£22BlaBlaCar Bus
£88HOP!
Thu
3 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn with connection
£27Flixbus
£79HOP!
Fri
4 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£72Lufthansa
Sat
5 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn with connection
£17Flixbus
£72Lufthansa
Sun
6 Feb
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£17Flixbus
£83Lufthansa
Mon
7 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£17Flixbus
£72HOP!
Wed
9 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn
£20Flixbus
£67HOP!
Thu
10 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£61Lufthansa
Fri
11 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn with connection
£26Flixbus
£57Lufthansa
Sat
12 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£61Lufthansa
Sun
13 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn with connection
£27Flixbus
£53HOP!
Mon
14 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn with connection
£20Flixbus
£61Lufthansa
Tue
15 Feb
£41Deutsche Bahn with connection
£17BlaBlaCar Bus
£57Lufthansa
Wed
16 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn with connection
£32Flixbus
£61Lufthansa
Thu
17 Feb
£36Deutsche Bahn
£17Flixbus
£54Lufthansa

Travel Information from Paris to Heidelberg

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £67
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 7 h 5 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £67 • 1 h 15 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Take a flight, coach or train to travel 288 miles (465 km) to Heidelberg from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 15 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £23. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are HOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct flight, coach or train from Paris to Heidelberg.

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FAQs

What COVID-19 safety information and travel restrictions should I be aware of before I go to Heidelberg, Germany from Paris, France?

International travel from Paris, France to Heidelberg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can I enter Germany if coming from France?

Entry into Germany is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of France.

Am I required to self-quarantine upon arrival to Heidelberg if travelling from Paris?

Conditions of entry:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

What measures do I need to follow in Heidelberg, Germany due to the pandemic?

All travellers in Germany must observe the following coronavirus safety measures:

  • Social distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 27/01/2022; however, this can change before your date of travel so please make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Paris and Heidelberg.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Paris, France from Heidelberg, Germany?

The restriction level for your return to Paris, France from Germany is: Partially open.

Is my journey back to Paris from Heidelberg restricted?

Entry into France is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Do I need to self-quarantine upon arrival in Paris from Heidelberg?

Conditions of reentry into France:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required
  • Health screen upon arrival. Those showing symptoms will be tested. A positive test will result in mandatory quarantine

What are the coronavirus safety measures I need to follow in Paris, France?

You should observe these safety measures in France as imposed by the government to reduce the spread of COVID-19:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1 metre (s) (3 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information about your return travel to France was last checked on 27/01/2022. We advise you to check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations for your trip back to Paris from Heidelberg closer to your date of departure here.

How do I go from Paris to Heidelberg?

There are 3 ways to travel to Heidelberg from Paris including taking a flight, coach or train.

What is the cheapest way to go to Heidelberg from Paris?

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Paris to Heidelberg. Tickets for a coach cost on average £23.

This is compared to other travel options to Heidelberg:

A coach is £44 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Paris to Heidelberg costing on average £67.

A coach is generally £13 less than a train for the same journey. A train costs on average £36 from Paris to Heidelberg.

What is the fastest way to get to Heidelberg from Paris?

The fastest way from Paris to Heidelberg is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 15 min.

Other travel options to Heidelberg from Paris can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 7 h 5 min   on average.

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by train can take on average 3 h 25 min.

How far is it from Paris to Heidelberg?

The Paris to Heidelberg distance is approximately 288 miles (465 km).

How many services a day are there between Paris and Heidelberg?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Heidelberg is:

  • 5 trains a day.

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

Where do I depart from Paris? Where do I arrive in Heidelberg?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Paris to Heidelberg:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) to Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
  • Most travellers catch their train from Paris Gare de Lyon and arrive in Heidelberg Hbf.

Which travel operators can get me from Paris to Heidelberg?

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

  • You can take a flight from Paris to Heidelberg with HOP! Cheap tickets can be found for £67 with HOP! From Paris to Heidelberg.
  • You can go to Heidelberg from Paris by coach with Flixbus. You'll see cheap coach tickets for £23 with Flixbus from Paris to Heidelberg on Omio.
  • You can go to Heidelberg from Paris by train with Deutsche Bahn. You'll see cheap train tickets for £36 with Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Heidelberg on Omio.

Is there a way to travel directly from Paris to Heidelberg?

Yes, there are direct routes from Paris to Heidelberg with the following travel companies:

  • You can check for a direct flight to Heidelberg with HOP! Or Lufthansa with direct flights per day.
  • You'll find direct coach services to Heidelberg with Flixbus with around direct coaches every day.
  • You can check for a direct train to Heidelberg with with 5 direct trains per day.

As you won't need to change at another stop in between, direct services to Heidelberg tend to save you time and add more convenience, so it's worth paying attention to before you purchase tickets for this journey.

What is another destination I should add to my tour from Paris to Heidelberg?

Many of our customers travelling from Paris to Heidelberg don't make Heidelberg their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich, either of which you could add to your Paris and Heidelberg trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Heidelberg to any of these top destinations today!

How far in advance should I purchase tickets from Paris to Heidelberg online to get the best deals?

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

  • Plane tickets cost on average £67 one way.
  • Coach tickets cost on average £23 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £36 one way.

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

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