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There are 5 ways to get from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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, line 33 bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Darmstadt Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 33 bus from HD Hauptbahnhof Ost to Rathaus-Bergbahn 33

$10 - $31

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Darmstadt to Heidelberg 36.7 miles

$2 - $8

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Darmstadt to Heidelberg 027 / ...

$7 - $10

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg 38 miles

$130 - $170

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg 38 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg is to rideshare which costs 2€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Darmstadt and arriving at Rathaus-Bergbahn via HD Hauptbahnhof Ost. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Darmstadt and Schloß Heidelberg is 51 km. The road distance is 60.8 km.

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The best way to get from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg without a car is to train and line 33 bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs 8€ - 27€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg, including transfers.

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Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Darmstadt station.

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Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Heidelberg station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg is 61 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg.

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There are 546+ hotels available in Schloß Heidelberg. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg.
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  • Distance: 32.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between Darmstadt, Germany and Schloß Heidelberg, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg 4 times a day. Tickets cost $4 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 20 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 Darmstadt Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Darmstadt, Darmstadt central station to Heidelberg, Heidelberg central station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
RNV
Website
rnv-online.de
Bus from HD Hauptbahnhof Ost to Rathaus-Bergbahn
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rnv-online.de
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Darmstadt to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Darmstadt to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Darmstadt to Schloß Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$130 - $170
Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69/230001
Website
taxi-frankfurt.de
Main Taxi Frankfurt
Phone
+49 69 733030
Website
main-taxi-frankfurt.de
Taxi City-Otten GmbH
Phone
+49 69/442440
Website
taxi-city.de
Frankfurter Taxi
Phone
+49 69/13396726

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Darmstadt and Schloß Heidelberg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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