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Travel Information from Rome to Heidelberg

distanceDistance549 miles (885 km)
modeAvailable travel modesFlight or coach
priceTicket price range£25 - £66
cheapestCheapest modeFlight • £25 • 1 h 40 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £25 • 1 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMalta Air or Flixbus

Travel 549 miles (885 km) by flight or coach from Rome to Heidelberg. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 40 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a flight is the best option with prices starting as low as £25. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Malta Air or Flixbus among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Rome to Heidelberg.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Rome, Italy and Heidelberg, Germany allowed?

Travel between Rome, Italy and Heidelberg, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travellers from Italy enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Italy.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Heidelberg from Rome?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • 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

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Heidelberg, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

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

This information was last checked on 27/01/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your trip to Heidelberg from Rome.

Am I required to self-quarantine when I return to Rome, Italy from Heidelberg, Germany?

The current restriction level for returning to Rome, Italy from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Rome, Italy from Heidelberg, Germany?

Reentering Italy is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Rome from Heidelberg?

  • Travellers must present a negative COVID-19 test as either a RT-PCR performed within 48 hours prior to arrival, or an Antigen test performed within 24 hours prior to arrival
  • 5-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
  • 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)
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required

Which rules do I need to follow in Rome, Italy regarding COVID-19?

All travellers returning to Italy must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 27/01/2022. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Rome from Heidelberg here.

How do I travel between Rome and Heidelberg?

There are 2 ways to travel between Rome and Heidelberg including taking a flight or coach.

How do I get from Rome to Heidelberg the cheapest way?

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Heidelberg, which costs on average £25.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heidelberg:

A flight is about £41 less than a coach, which costs on average £66 for this journey.

What is the quickest way from Rome to Heidelberg?

The quickest way to travel to Heidelberg from Rome is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 40 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, travelling by coach can take you on average 18 h 15 min.

How far is it from Rome to Heidelberg?

The distance between Rome and Heidelberg is around 549 miles (885 km).

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

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

  • Coaches most often depart from Rome at Rome, Termini (G) and arrive in Heidelberg at Heidelberg, HD Hauptbahnhof Ost.

Which travel companies can take me from Rome to Heidelberg?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Rome to Heidelberg, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Malta Air to go to Heidelberg by plane. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Malta Air Rome to Heidelberg tickets on Omio for £25.
  • Flixbus can take you to Heidelberg by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Flixbus from Rome to Heidelberg for £66.

Where should I go next after I travel to Heidelberg from Rome?

Your journey from Rome to Heidelberg doesn't have to end in Heidelberg. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. If you’d like to add Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich to your Rome to Heidelberg trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Heidelberg today!

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

When planning your trip from Rome 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 £25 one way on average.
  • Coach tickets are costing on average £66 one way.

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

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