How to get from Rome to Heidelberg

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Travel Information to Heidelberg from Rome

distanceDistance549 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£4 - £162
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £4 • 9 h 52 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £162 • 1 h 45 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus or Eurowings

Travel 549 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train to Heidelberg from Rome. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 45 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £4. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Flixbus or Eurowings among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Rome to Heidelberg.

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FAQs

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

Can travellers from Italy enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is fully 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:

  • There are no current restrictions

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 08/08/2022. 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 from Rome to Heidelberg.

Return travel to Rome, Italy from Germany is: Fully open.

Are there any travel restrictions on reentering Italy from Germany?

Entry into Italy is allowed for: Entry is fully open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany.

Are there requirements to self-quarantine on arrival into Italy from Germany?

Requirements for reentering Italy:

  • There are no current restrictions

What are the requirements for social distancing and wearing face masks in Italy?

All travellers must abide by the following measures in Italy to reduce the spread of coronavirus in the country:

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

The above information about your return travel to Rome, Italy was last verified on 28/07/2022. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, please check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   closer to your planned date of travel to Rome from Heidelberg.

There are 4 ways to get from Rome to Heidelberg: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A train service offers the cheapest way to travel from Rome to Heidelberg, which costs on average £4.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Heidelberg:

A train is £70 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Rome to Heidelberg costing on average £73.

A train is £158 less than a flight for this trip with tickets for a flight from Rome to Heidelberg costing on average £162.

The quickest way to travel to Heidelberg from Rome is by flight, which takes on average 1 h 45 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 18 h 15 min.

In comparison, going by train can take 9 h 52 min   on average.

The distance from Rome to Heidelberg is approximately 549 miles.

The average frequency per day from Rome to Heidelberg is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers catch their coach from Rome, Termini and arrive in Heidelberg, Alte Eppelheimer Straße (Hbf).
  • Most travellers who purchase a train ticket from Rome to Heidelberg depart from Roma Termini to Heidelberg Hbf.

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

  • You can travel by coach to Heidelberg from Rome with Flixbus, and you can find Flixbus Rome to Heidelberg tickets for £73 on Omio.
  • You can take a flight from Rome to Heidelberg with Eurowings. Cheap tickets can be found for £162 with Eurowings from Rome to Heidelberg.
Looking to extend your trip from Rome to Heidelberg? Many Omio customers who go from Rome to Heidelberg usually extend their holiday to explore other popular destinations like Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich. If you're looking to explore Frankfurt am Main, Berlin or Munich from Heidelberg, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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

  • Coach tickets cost £73 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost £162 one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £4 one way.

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

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