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Duration 5h 52m
Distance 409.7 km
Average price 130€
Frequency 16/day

Trip overview

The average train between Grindelwald and Heidelberg takes 5h 52m and the fastest train takes 5h 18m. There is a train service every few hours from Grindelwald 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.

Train via Basel

  1. Interlaken Ost
  2. Basel Sbb
  3. Karlsruhe Hbf
  4. Heidelberg
6h 7m
81€ - 251€

Grindelwald to Heidelberg train times

Trains run hourly between Grindelwald and Heidelberg. The earliest departure is at 07:18 in the morning, and the last departure from Grindelwald is at 19:18 which arrives into Heidelberg at 04:12. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 52m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Grindelwald to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Grindelwald and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Interlaken Ost, Basel Sbb and Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 7m.

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The distance between Grindelwald and Heidelberg is 313 km. The road distance is 409.7 km.

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Grindelwald to Heidelberg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Interlaken Ost station.

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

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What companies run services between Grindelwald and Heidelberg?

You can take a train from Grindelwald to Heidelberg via Interlaken Ost, Basel SBB, Basel Sbb, and Karlsruhe Hbf in around 6h 7m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

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Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Interlaken Ost to Basel Sbb
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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