Duration 7h 15m
Distance 496.1 km
Average price SFr 210
Frequency 13/day

Trip overview

The average train between Heidelberg and CERN takes 7h 15m and the fastest train takes 6h 8m. There is a train service every few hours from Heidelberg to CERN. 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 Bern

  1. Heidelberg Hbf
  2. Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Basel SBB
  4. Bern
  5. CERN
6h 44m
SFr 109 - SFr 262

Heidelberg to CERN train times

Trains run hourly between Heidelberg and CERN. The earliest departure is at 14:48 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Heidelberg is at 20:53 which arrives into CERN at 08:49. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 15m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to CERN. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Meyrin, CERN via Karlsruhe Hbf, Basel SBB, Bern and Genève, Cornavin. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 44m.

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The distance between Heidelberg and CERN is 404 km. The road distance is 496.1 km.

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Heidelberg to CERN train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Heidelberg Hbf station.

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Heidelberg to CERN train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Genève station.

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There are 540+ hotels available in CERN. Prices start at SFr 87 per night.

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