There are 4 ways to get from Bacharach to Heidelberg by train, tram, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Bacharach to Mainz Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Ic / ...

$35 - $59

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bacharach to Mainz Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mainz to Heidelberg 227

$15 - $34

2 alternative options

Train, line 5 tram  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bacharach to Mainz Hbf Rb / ...
  2. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Re / ...
  3. Take the line 5 tram from MA Hauptbahnhof to Seegarten 5

$37 - $67

Drive  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Bacharach to Heidelberg 75 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Bacharach to Heidelberg is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bacharach to Heidelberg is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1 h 12 min.

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The distance between Bacharach and Heidelberg is 98 km. The road distance is 120 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to get from Bacharach to Heidelberg, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Bacharach to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Bacharach and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Mainz Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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

You can take a train from Bacharach to Heidelberg via Mainz Hbf in around 2 h 41 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Bacharach to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Bacharach Bf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
trans-regio.de
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

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Mainz to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$5 - $10
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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