Heidelberg to Berlin by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Heidelberg to Berlin by train
Fast trains from Heidelberg to Berlin take around 4 hours and 55 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 479 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Heidelberg and Berlin.
1. Are there direct trains from Heidelberg to Berlin?
Journeys between Heidelberg and Berlin usually involve one change of train.
We usually find around 42 departures on the route from Heidelberg to Berlin every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 46 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Heidelberg to Berlin?
The Heidelberg to Berlin train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 55 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Heidelberg to Berlin train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest train to Berlin is usually scheduled to depart Heidelberg around 04:13 and the last train is around 00:57.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Heidelberg around 04:13, and the last at 00:14.
What's the Heidelberg to Berlin train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Heidelberg to Berlin are $21.77.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $41 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $109. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Heidelberg to Berlin 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 Heidelberg to Berlin by train.
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Which train companies operate between Heidelberg and Berlin?
More than one train company operates on the route from Heidelberg to Berlin, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- 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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