Aachen to Heidelberg by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    04:51
  • Last train
    00:51
  • Avg changes
    1
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 29m

Travelling from Aachen to Heidelberg by train

Fast trains from Aachen to Heidelberg take around 2 hours and 29 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 239 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Aachen and Heidelberg.

Are there direct trains from Aachen to Heidelberg?

Journeys between Aachen and Heidelberg usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 30 departures on the route from Aachen to Heidelberg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 29 departures.

How long is the train journey from Aachen to Heidelberg?

The Aachen to Heidelberg train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 29 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Aachen to Heidelberg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Heidelberg is usually scheduled to depart Aachen around 04:51 and the last train is around 00:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Aachen around 05:51, and the last at 00:51.

When to book Aachen to Heidelberg train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Aachen to Heidelberg by train.

Which train companies operate between Aachen and Heidelberg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Aachen to Heidelberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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