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Duration 9h 3m
Distance 706.6 km
Average price 85€
Frequency 2/week

Trip overview

The train between Vienna and Heidelberg takes 9h 3m. The train runs, on average, 2 times per week from Vienna 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. Wien Hbf
  2. Heidelberg
8h 14m
45€ - 53€

Vienna to Heidelberg train times

Trains run twice a week between Vienna and Heidelberg. The service departs Vienna at 17:30 in the afternoon, which arrives into Heidelberg at 02:33. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 9h 3m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Train services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
These schedules are estimated: The schedules shown above are estimated schedules based on typical services on the average day and may vary depending on when you plan to travel. Please make sure you confirm the departure/arrival times and availability with the operator before planning your trip.

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Vienna to Heidelberg? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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No, there is no direct train from Vienna to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg, Seegarten via Mannheim, Hauptbahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 14m.

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The distance between Vienna and Heidelberg is 578 km. The road distance is 706.6 km.

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Vienna to Heidelberg train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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Vienna to Heidelberg train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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There are 757+ hotels available in Heidelberg. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Vienna and Heidelberg?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Wien Hbf to Mannheim Hbf twice a week. Tickets cost 35€ - 50€ and the journey takes 7h 15m. Austrian Railways (ÖBB) also services this route once a week.
Train operators
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
140€ - 190€

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 Wien Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
140€ - 190€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 44m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
85€ - 120€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass

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