Duration 4h 19m
Distance 254.1 km
Average price 98€
Frequency 22/day

Trip overview

The average train between Erlangen and Heidelberg takes 4h 19m and the fastest train takes 3h 35m. There is a train service every few hours from Erlangen to Heidelberg. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Nuernberg Hbf
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  2. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
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  3. Heidelberg
3h 46m
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62€ - 186€

Erlangen to Heidelberg train times

Trains run hourly between Erlangen and Heidelberg. The service departs Erlangen at 21:37 at night, which arrives into Heidelberg at 06:35. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 19m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Erlangen to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Erlangen and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Nuernberg Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 46m.

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The distance between Erlangen and Heidelberg is 169 km. The road distance is 254.1 km.

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Erlangen to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Nuernberg Hbf station.

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Erlangen to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Heidelberg Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Erlangen and Heidelberg?

You can take a train from Erlangen to Heidelberg via Nuernberg Hbf and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 3h 46m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 80€

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