There are 9 ways to get from Florence to Heidelberg by plane, train, car train, bus 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.

Recommended option

Fly Florence to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 9 min

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

$122 - $395

Cheapest option

Bus FlixBus  •  15 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Florence to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB N77

$71 - $115

7 alternative options

Train to Bologna, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Frankfurt (FRA) BLQ - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$129 - $424

Train to Pisa, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Frankfurt (FRA) PSA - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$116 - $767

Train to Pisa, fly to Stuttgart, train  •  7 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  2. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Stuttgart (STR) PSA - STR
  3. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$134 - $389

Train  •  9 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale Fr
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ec
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$144 - $315

Train, car train  •  13 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Firenze Campo Marte to Verona Porta Nuova Fa
  2. Take the car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Heidelberg Hbf

$150 - $192

Bus Eurolines FR  •  17 h

  1. Take the bus from Firenze to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Heidelberg

$130 - $216

Drive  •  8 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Florence to Heidelberg 554.5 miles

$130 - $200

What companies run services between Florence, Italy and Heidelberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Florence to Heidelberg via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 9 h 47 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Florence to Heidelberg once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $100 and the journey takes 15 h 15 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $250
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Pisa to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Pisa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Florence to Frankfurt via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $700
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Pisa to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$26 - $180
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Pisa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$23 - $26
Standard
$23 - $35
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze S.Maria Novella to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Firenze Campo Marte to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia
Trenitalia Eurocity
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $130
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$35 - $130
First
$80 - $200
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Verona Porta Nuova to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Florence to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB
Ave. Duration
15 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Firenze to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
13 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Florence to Heidelberg?

The distance between Florence and Heidelberg is 656 km. The road distance is 887 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Florence to Heidelberg?

The cheapest way to get from Florence to Heidelberg is to bus which costs 55€ - 95€ and takes 15 h 49 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Florence to Heidelberg?

The quickest way to get from Florence to Heidelberg is to fly and train which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 95€ - 330€.

Is there a direct train between Florence and Heidelberg?

No, there is no direct train from Florence to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Firenze S.Maria Novella and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 47 min.

Is there a direct bus between Florence and Heidelberg?

No, there is no direct bus from Florence to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Firenze and arriving at Heidelberg via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h.

How long does it take to get from Florence to Heidelberg?

It takes approximately 5 h 9 min to get from Florence to Heidelberg, including transfers.