Cologne to Heidelberg by train
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Travelling from Cologne to Heidelberg by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Heidelberg take around 2 hours and 25 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 210 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Heidelberg.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Heidelberg?
Direct trains from Cologne to Heidelberg have been found.
We usually find around 17 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Heidelberg every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 22 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Heidelberg?
The Cologne to Heidelberg train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 25 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Heidelberg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Heidelberg is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 06:11 and the last train is around 22:30.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Cologne around 06:53, and the last at 22:30.
What's the Cologne to Heidelberg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Heidelberg are $22.87.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $41, and when booking 7 days in advance the price is usually the same. Booking on the day of travel may be more expensive.
When to book Cologne 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 Cologne to Heidelberg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Heidelberg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Heidelberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
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