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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 18 Oct we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

15:46Paris Gare de l'Est3h48 19:34Heidelberg Hbf
2 changes
£811One-way
Cheapest
19:06Paris Gare de l'Est3h47 22:53Heidelberg Hbf
1 changes
£801One-way
Other options
15:46Paris Gare de l'Est3h55 19:41Heidelberg Hbf
1 changes
£811One-way
10:46Paris Gare de l'Est3h55 14:41Heidelberg Hbf
1 changes
£811One-way
17:43Paris Gare de l'Est3h57 21:40Heidelberg Hbf
2 changes
£811One-way

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Sun
17 Oct
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£118HOP!
Mon
18 Oct
£80Deutsche Bahn
£35Flixbus
£118HOP!
Tue
19 Oct
£71Deutsche Bahn with connection
£23Flixbus
£100HOP!
Wed
20 Oct
£63Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£83HOP!
Thu
21 Oct
£63Deutsche Bahn
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£132HOP!
Fri
22 Oct
£59Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£184HOP!
Sat
23 Oct
£59Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£268KLM
Sun
24 Oct
£81Deutsche Bahn with connection
£31Flixbus
£186HOP!
Mon
25 Oct
£54Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£132HOP!
Tue
26 Oct
£37Deutsche Bahn
£18Flixbus
£84HOP!
Wed
27 Oct
£37Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£83HOP!
Thu
28 Oct
£37Deutsche Bahn
£28Flixbus
£68HOP!
Fri
29 Oct
£37Deutsche Bahn
£31Flixbus
£74HOP!
Sat
30 Oct
£45Deutsche Bahn with connection
£23Flixbus
£74HOP!
Sun
31 Oct
£41Deutsche Bahn
£26Flixbus
£72HOP!
Mon
1 Nov
£49Deutsche Bahn with connection
£26Flixbus
£65Lufthansa
Tue
2 Nov
£45Deutsche Bahn
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£65Lufthansa
Wed
3 Nov
£27Deutsche Bahn
£23Flixbus
£55Lufthansa
Fri
5 Nov
£40Deutsche Bahn with connection
£23Flixbus
£65Lufthansa
Sat
6 Nov
£36Deutsche Bahn with connection
£23BlaBlaCar Bus
£55Lufthansa

Travel Information from Paris to Heidelberg

distanceDistance288 miles (465 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight, coach or train
priceTicket price range£23 - £77
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £23 • 6 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £77 • 1 h 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesHOP! Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 288 miles (465 km) by flight, coach or train to Heidelberg from Paris. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 10 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 route 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
Am I allowed to travel from Paris, France to Heidelberg, Germany?

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 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival

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 16/10/2021; 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.

Are there restrictions on reentering France from Heidelberg, Germany due to the coronavirus pandemic?

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 3 days before arrival
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Health declaration required

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 16/10/2021. 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 travel to Heidelberg from Paris?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Paris and Heidelberg. You can take a flight, coach or train.

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

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Paris to Heidelberg, which costs on average £23.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heidelberg:

A coach journey is usually £54 less than a journey to Heidelberg by plane, which costs on average £77 for the same trip.

A coach is £18 less than a train for this journey with tickets for a train from Paris to Heidelberg costing on average £41.

What is the fastest way to Heidelberg from Paris?

The quickest way to travel between Paris and Heidelberg is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 10 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, getting to Heidelberg by coach can take on average 6 h 30 min.

In comparison, travelling by train can take you on average 3 h 26 min.

How far is Heidelberg from Paris?

The distance between Paris and Heidelberg is around 288 miles (465 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Paris to Heidelberg?

The average frequency per day from Paris to Heidelberg is:

  • Around 5 trains per day.

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

When going from Paris to Heidelberg, where do I depart from Paris and where do I arrive in Heidelberg?

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

  • Coaches from Paris to Heidelberg most often leave from Paris, Quai de Bercy (Bercy Seine) and arrive in Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.
  • Trains from Paris to Heidelberg most often leave 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 travel between Paris and Heidelberg by flight with HOP! You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £77 with HOP! From Paris to Heidelberg.
  • You can travel by coach from Paris to Heidelberg with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Paris to Heidelberg tickets for £23 on Omio.
  • You can travel between Paris and Heidelberg by train with Deutsche Bahn. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £41 with Deutsche Bahn from Paris to Heidelberg.
Can I find a direct route between Paris and Heidelberg?

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

  • You can find direct flights per day to take to Heidelberg with Lufthansa.
  • You can find direct coaches per day to Heidelberg with Flixbus or BlaBlaCar.
  • 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 buy tickets for this journey.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Heidelberg from Paris?
Omio customers who travel from Paris to Heidelberg often also extend their holiday to go to Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Heidelberg and these popular destinations at a great price.
How far in advance should I buy my Paris to Heidelberg ticket 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 are costing £77 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £23 one way.
  • Train tickets cost £41 one way on average.

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

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