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Duration 7h 47m
Distance 688 km
Average price 291€
Frequency Daily

Trip overview

The average train between St Albans and Heidelberg takes 7h 47m and the fastest train takes 7h 13m. There is at least one train per day from St Albans 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. London St Pancras Eurostar
  2. Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi
  3. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  4. Heidelberg
8h 54m
195€ - 523€

St Albans to Heidelberg train times

Trains run once daily between St Albans and Heidelberg. The service departs St Albans at 10:27 in the morning, which arrives into Heidelberg at 18:41. All services require a transfer, and take on average 7h 47m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from St Albans to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from St Albans City and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via London St Pancras Eurostar, Brussel-Zuid / Bruxelles-Midi and Frankfurt(Main)Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 54m.

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The distance between St Albans and Heidelberg is 688 km.

St Albans to Heidelberg train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from London St Pancras Eurostar station.

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

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Heidelberg is 1h ahead of St Albans. It is currently 2:34 PM in St Albans and 3:34 PM in Heidelberg.

There are 490+ hotels available in Heidelberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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