There are 7 ways to get from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg by train, 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 via Mannheim Hbf  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$63 - $89

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg 179.9 miles

$14 - $23

5 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Ic

$60 - $95

Bus  •  4 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg Station N27

$15 - $27

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg 180.2 miles

$35 - $55

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  3 h 21 min

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

$106 - $293

Fly to Stuttgart, train  •  4 h 13 min

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

$88 - $191

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg is to rideshare which costs 12€ - 20€ and takes 3 h 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg is to train which takes 2 h 24 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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The distance between Düsseldorf and Heidelberg is 243 km. The road distance is 288 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to get from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Düsseldorf and arriving at Heidelberg Station. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Düsseldorf Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf. Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 7 min.

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg hourly. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 1 h 56 min. NS International also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg twice a week. Tickets cost $15 - $26 and the journey takes 4 h 35 min. FlixBus also services this route once daily.

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
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
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
NS International
Website
nsinternational.nl
Train from Dusseldorf Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Train from Frankfurt Flughafen Fernb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
nsinternational.nl
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Düsseldorf to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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