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Travelling from Salzburg to Heidelberg by train

Fast trains from Salzburg to Heidelberg take around 4 hours and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 367 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Salzburg and Heidelberg.

Are there direct trains from Salzburg to Heidelberg?

Direct trains from Salzburg to Heidelberg have been found.

We usually find around 5 direct trains on the route from Salzburg to Heidelberg every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

How long is the train journey from Salzburg to Heidelberg?

The Salzburg to Heidelberg train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Salzburg to Heidelberg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Heidelberg is usually scheduled to depart Salzburg around 05:45 and the last train is around 14:00. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Salzburg to Heidelberg train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Salzburg to Heidelberg by train.

Which train companies operate between Salzburg and Heidelberg?

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

  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Eurocités
  • InterCity

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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