Mainz to Heidelberg by train
Travelling from Mainz to Heidelberg by train
Fast trains from Mainz to Heidelberg take around 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 73 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Mainz and Heidelberg.
1. Are there direct trains from Mainz to Heidelberg?
Direct trains from Mainz to Heidelberg have been found.
We usually find around 19 direct trains on the route from Mainz to Heidelberg every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Mainz to Heidelberg?
The Mainz to Heidelberg train travel time is normally about 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Mainz to Heidelberg train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Heidelberg is usually scheduled to depart Mainz around 05:15 and the last train is around 20:42.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Mainz around 07:43, and the last at 20:42.
What's the Mainz to Heidelberg train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Mainz to Heidelberg are $22.49.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $23 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $25. 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 Mainz 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 Mainz to Heidelberg by train.
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Which train companies operate between Mainz and Heidelberg?
More than one train company operates on the route from Mainz to Heidelberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Inter City Express
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Heidelberg to Mainz by train