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There are 4 ways to get from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train  •  59 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden Ice / ...

€14 - €100

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Rideshare  •  1h 45m

  1. Take the rideshare from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden 95.1 km

€8

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Bus, train  •  1h 25m

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg central train station to Karlsruhe central train station 117 / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden Ice / ...

€11 - €57

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden 94.3 km

€10 - €15

Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden by train

The train journey time between Heidelberg Station and Baden-Baden is around 1h 22m and covers a distance of around 83 km. The fastest train normally takes 1h 3m. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, Deutsche Bahn Intercity and others, the Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden train service departs from Heidelberg Hbf and arrives in Baden-Baden. Typically 211 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Train route overview

Average train time:
1h 22m
Fastest train time:
1h 3m
Train distance:
83 km
Trains per week:
211
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
4 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:44
Last train departs at:
23:28

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden train schedules

Trains departing Friday, July 30, 2021

Heidelberg Station → Baden-Baden
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Baden-Baden is 116 117.

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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden is to rideshare, which costs €8 and takes 1h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden is to drive which costs €10 - €15 and takes 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Baden-Baden via Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 59 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg Station and Baden-Baden is 78 km. The road distance is 94.3 km.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden without a car is to train which takes 59 min and costs €14 - €100.

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It takes approximately 59 min to get from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden, including transfers.

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Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Heidelberg Hbf station.

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Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Baden-Baden station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden is 94 km. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden.

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  • Distance: 78.4 km
  • Duration: 59 min

What companies run services between Heidelberg Station, Germany and Baden-Baden, Germany?

You can take a train from Heidelberg Station to Baden-Baden via Karlsruhe Hbf in around 59 min.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€9 - €13
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €25
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Schedules at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Albtal-Verkehrs-Gesellschaft mbH
Phone
+49 721 61075885
Email
info@avg.karlsruhe.de
Website
avg.info
Train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Albtal-Verkehrs-Gesellschaft mbH
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€15 - €27
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
€23 - €27
1st Class
€15 - €18
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg central train station to Karlsruhe central train station
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. 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 to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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