There are 9 ways to get from Aachen to Heidelberg by train, taxi, tram, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$55 - $121

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Aachen to Heidelberg 193 miles

$17 - $22

7 alternative options

Taxi, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aachen to Köln Messe/Deutz
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$214 - $291

Train, line 5 tram  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf Ice
  3. Take the line 5 tram from MA Hauptbahnhof to Seegarten 5

$56 - $105

Bus FlixBus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport N84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Heidelberg N177 / ...

$19 - $32

Bus Eurolines DE  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt to Mannheim Ouibus

$53 - $123

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Heidelberg 193.2 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly to Frankfurt  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$118 - $328

Train, fly to Stuttgart  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stuttgart (STR) DUS - STR
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$112 - $229

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Heidelberg is to rideshare which costs 14€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Heidelberg is to drive which takes 2 h 48 min and costs 35€ - 55€.

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The distance between Aachen and Heidelberg is 240 km. The road distance is 309 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Aachen to Heidelberg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Aachen, Aachen West and arriving at Heidelberg via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Köln Hbf and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 24 min.

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What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Heidelberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Aachen to Heidelberg via Köln, Dom / Hbf, Köln Hbf, and Mannheim Hbf in around 3 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aachen to Heidelberg via Cologne, Cologne South, Airport in around 5 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Siegburg Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $32
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen West to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Köln, Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, Hbf to Siegburg, Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
avv.de
Train from Aachen, Aachen, West Bf to Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Dutch Railways (NS)
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Koln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Siegburg to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $21
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
RNV
Website
rnv-online.de
Tram from MA Hauptbahnhof to Seegarten
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
rnv-online.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Cologne, Cologne South, Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Cologne, Cologne South, Airport to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Frankfurt to Mannheim
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Aachen to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Aachen to Köln Messe/Deutz
Ave. Duration
48 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Taxi-Mini-Car GmbH
Phone
+49 241/900700
Website
taxi-minicar-aachen.de
Central Car Autovermietung
Phone
+49 241/406487
Website
central-car.de
Alfa Funkzentrale GmbH
Phone
+49 241/22222
Website
alfataxi.de

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