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There are 11 ways to get from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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Train via Düsseldorf  •  5h 52m

  1. Take the train from Arnhem Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Ice / ...

81€ - 146€

Cheapest option

Train, night bus  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Veenendaal-De Klomp to Nijmegen Intercity
  2. Take the night bus from Nijmegen to Heidelberg N94

33€ - 50€

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Train  •  5h 58m

  1. Take the train from Utrecht Centraal to Mannheim Hbf Ice

47€ - 135€

Bus  •  9h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Arnhem to Frankfurt Hbf 1770
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Heidelberg 110 / ...

40€ - 67€

Drive  •  4h 3m

  1. Drive from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University 458.3 km

55€ - 85€

Train, fly to Frankfurt  •  5h 22m

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Frankfurt (FRA) AMS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

60€ - 217€

Train, fly to Stuttgart  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Stuttgart (STR) AMS - STR
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

74€ - 260€

Train, fly to Dusseldorf  •  6h 13m

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Dusseldorf (DUS) AMS - DUS
  3. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

105€ - 304€

Train, fly to Strasbourg  •  7h 25m

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Strasbourg (SXB) AMS - SXB
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  4. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

117€ - 327€

Train, fly to Luxembourg, bus  •  8h 7m

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Luxembourg (LUX) AMS - LUX
  3. Take the bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof
  4. Take the train from Merzig(Saar) to Mannheim Hbf

91€ - 318€

Train, fly to Nuremberg  •  8h 21m

  1. Take the train from Amersfoort Centraal to Schiphol Airport
  2. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Nuremberg (NUE) AMS - NUE
  3. Take the train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
  4. Take the train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken
  5. Take the train from Osterburken to Heidelberg-Altstadt

115€ - 301€

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The cheapest way to get from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University is to train and night bus which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 8h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University is to drive which costs 55€ - 85€ and takes 4h 3m.

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No, there is no direct train from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University. However, there are services departing from Amersfoort Centraal and arriving at Heidelberg-Altstadt via Utrecht Centraal and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 58m.

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The distance between Amersfoort and Heidelberg University is 384 km. The road distance is 458.3 km.

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The best way to get from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University without a car is to train via Düsseldorf which takes 5h 52m and costs 80€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 5h 52m to get from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University, including transfers.

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Amersfoort to Heidelberg University train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Utrecht Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University is to train via Düsseldorf which takes 5h 52m and costs 80€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 70€ and takes 9h 7m.

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Amersfoort to Heidelberg University train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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  • Distance: 384.1 km
  • Duration: 5h 52m

What companies run services between Amersfoort, Netherlands and Heidelberg University, Germany?

You can take a train from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University via Ede-Wageningen, Arnhem Centraal, Duesseldorf Hbf, Heidelberg Hbf, Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg P, and Heidelberg, Peterskirche in around 5h 52m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Amersfoort to Heidelberg University via De Klomp, Stat. V'daal-de Klomp, Veenendaal-De Klomp, Arnhem Centraal, Arnhem, Frankfurt Hbf, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg P, and Heidelberg, Peterskirche in around 9h 7m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 420€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 410€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
160€ - 600€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 330€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Strasbourg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
220€ - 600€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
90€ - 350€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 35€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
15€ - 21€
1st Class
25€ - 35€
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 90€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
35€ - 55€
1st Class
60€ - 90€
Train from Veenendaal-De Klomp to Nijmegen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 22€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
15€ - 22€
Train from Amersfoort Centraal to Schiphol Airport
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 21€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 13€
1st Class
16€ - 21€
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
11€ - 27€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
11€ - 16€
1st Class
19€ - 27€
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Abellio
ABELLIO Rail NRW GmbH
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Arnhem Centraal to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio NRW
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Utrecht Centraal to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
80€ - 110€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
21€ - 29€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 90€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Railjet
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

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
19€ - 26€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 16€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Train from Würzburg Hauptbahnhof to Osterburken
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 12€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
8€ - 10€
Website
Flixtrain
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
29€ - 34€
1st Class
23€ - 28€
Deutsche Bahn Regional

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.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Merzig(Saar) to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Nuernberg Hbf to Wuerzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 24€
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-Altstadt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Wuerzburg Hbf to Osterburken
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Arnhem to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 31m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
7€ - 10€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Night bus from Nijmegen to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
20€ - 25€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Mobiliteit
Phone
+352 2465 2465
Email
service@verkeiersverbond.lu
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Kirchberg, Luxexpo to Merzig, Bahnhof
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
0€
Website
Mobiliteit

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