There are 11 ways to get from Brussels to Heidelberg by train, bus, 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.

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Train via Mannheim Hbf  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$108 - $159

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Heidelberg N36

$26 - $45

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Train  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Ic / ...

$102 - $147

Bus Turancar  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Bruxelles Gare du Nord to Ludwigshafen

$34 - $53

Drive, train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12
  2. Take the train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice

$95 - $141

Drive  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Brussels to Heidelberg 280.2 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Brussels to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Frankfurt (FRA) BRU - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$102 - $316

Fly Brussels to Stuttgart, train  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$85 - $290

Train to Luxembourg, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
  2. Fly from Luxembourg (LUX) to Frankfurt (FRA) LUX - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$115 - $349

Fly Brussels to Strasbourg, train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Strasbourg (SXB) BRU - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$115 - $385

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$153 - $390

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Heidelberg is to bus which costs 23€ - 40€ and takes 7 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Heidelberg is to drive which costs 50€ - 75€ and takes 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Brussels and Heidelberg is 349 km. The road distance is 448.2 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 39 min to get from Brussels to Heidelberg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station station and arriving at Heidelberg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Köln Hbf and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 39 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Heidelberg is 448 km. It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to drive from Brussels to Heidelberg.

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  • Distance: 217.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 39 min

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Heidelberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Heidelberg via Köln Hauptbahnhof, Köln Hbf, and Mannheim Hbf in around 4 h 39 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels to Heidelberg once daily. Tickets cost $26 - $45 and the journey takes 7 h 10 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Luxembourg to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $360
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Flights from Brussels to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Flights from Brussels to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Messe/Deutz Gl.11-12 to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $24
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
b-rail.be
Train from Bruxelles-Luxembourg to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
belgianrail.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$21 - $30
1st Class
$30 - $50
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$20 - $25
1st Class
$37 - $39
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Turancar

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