Duration 1h 2m
Distance 127.4 km
Average price 20€
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Stuttgart and Heidelberg takes 1h 2m and the fastest train takes 39 min. There is an hourly train service from Stuttgart 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.

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  1. Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Heidelberg
1h 10m
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7€ - 60€

Stuttgart to Heidelberg train times

Trains run hourly between Stuttgart and Heidelberg. The earliest departure is at 17:37 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Stuttgart is at 22:04 which arrives into Heidelberg at 22:44. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 2m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 10m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Heidelberg is 78 km. The road distance is 127.4 km.

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Stuttgart to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Stuttgart to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Heidelberg Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Stuttgart and Heidelberg?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity operates a train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 40€ - 60€ and the journey takes 1h 10m. Four other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€

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).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 23€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
17€ - 23€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Flixtrain
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station to Heidelberg, Heidelberg central station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain

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