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Duration 4h 26m
Distance 166.1 km
Average price 65€
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Heidelberg takes 4h 26m and the fastest train takes 4h. There is a train service every few hours from Rothenburg ob der Tauber 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

  1. Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber)
  2. Wuerzburg Hbf
  3. Bad Friedrichshall Hbf
  4. Heidelberg
4h 26m
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31€ - 96€

Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Heidelberg train times

Trains run hourly between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Heidelberg. The earliest departure is at 11:06 in the morning, and the last departure from Rothenburg ob der Tauber is at 20:06 which arrives into Heidelberg at 05:58. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 26m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Monday, September 28, 2020

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No, there is no direct train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber), Wuerzburg Hbf and Bad Friedrichshall Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 26m.

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The distance between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Heidelberg is 108 km. The road distance is 166.1 km.

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Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) station.

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Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Heidelberg train services, operated by Abellio, arrive at Heidelberg Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Rothenburg ob der Tauber and Heidelberg?

You can take a train from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Heidelberg via Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber), Wuerzburg Hbf, and Bad Friedrichshall Hbf in around 4h 26m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

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Website
bahn.com
Train from Steinach(B Rothenburg Ob Der Tauber) to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Osterburken to Heidelberg-Weststadt/Suedstadt
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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