Darmstadt to Heidelberg by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:37
  • Last train
    23:32
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    31m

Travelling from Darmstadt to Heidelberg by train

The fastest trains from Darmstadt to Heidelberg take around 31 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 52 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Darmstadt and Heidelberg.

Direct trains run between Darmstadt and Heidelberg.

We usually find around 25 direct trains on the route from Darmstadt to Heidelberg every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 27 departures. The duration is normally about 31 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Heidelberg is usually scheduled to depart Darmstadt around 04:26 and the last train is around 23:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Darmstadt around 06:30, and the last at 23:32.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Darmstadt 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 Darmstadt to Heidelberg by train.

Which trains operate between Darmstadt and Heidelberg?

More than one type of train operates on the route from Darmstadt 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

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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