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There are 5 ways to get from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt by train, bus, night bus, taxi or foot

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Train

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Heidelberg-Altstadt

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg Q to Heidelberg, S-Bf. Altstadt

Line 755 night bus

  1. Take the line 755 night bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg, Altstadt

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt

Walk

  1. Walk from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt

Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt by train

The train journey time between Heidelberg Station and Heidelberg-Altstadt is around 4 min and covers a distance of around 4 km. The fastest train normally takes 4 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, Bahn DE and DB Bus, the Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt train service departs from Heidelberg Hbf and arrives in Heidelberg-Altstadt. Typically 583 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
4 min
Fastest train time:
4 min
Train distance:
4 km
Trains per week:
583
Cheapest price:
€1
Carbon emissions:
0 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
00:26
Last train departs at:
23:31

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt is to train which costs €1 - €3 and takes 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt is to taxi which costs €15 - €19 and takes 4 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg Q and arriving at Heidelberg, S-Bf. Altstadt. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg-Altstadt. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg Station and Heidelberg-Altstadt is 3 km.

The best way to get from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt without a car is to train which takes 5 min and costs €1 - €3.

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The train from Heidelberg Hbf to Heidelberg-Altstadt takes 5 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt bus services, operated by Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH, depart from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg Q station.

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

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The best way to get from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt is to train which takes 5 min and costs €1 - €3. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €3 and takes 12 min.

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Map of how to get from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt.
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  • Distance: 3.5 km
  • Duration: 5 min

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

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Heidelberg Hbf to Heidelberg-Altstadt every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €1 - €3 and the journey takes 5 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH operates a bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg Q to Heidelberg, S-Bf. Altstadt every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 12 min. RNV Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr GmbH also services this route every 15 minutes.

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 Heidelberg-Altstadt
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg, Altstadt
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Bahn DE
DB Bus
Website
bahn.com
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Heidelberg-Altstadt
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Website
DB Bus
Bus operators
Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH
Phone
+49 6281 511 52
Website
rheinneckarbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg Q to Heidelberg, S-Bf. Altstadt
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH
Night bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof to Heidelberg, Altstadt
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Website
Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH
RNV Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr GmbH
Phone
+42 621 465 4444
Email
info@rnv-online.de
Website
rnv-online.de
Bus from Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof Bstg P to Heidelberg, S-Bf. Altstadt
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€3
Website
RNV Rhein-Neckar-Verkehr GmbH
Other operators
Taxi from Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt
Ave. Duration
4 min
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Taxibetrieb Christa u. Elke Hauk GdbR
Phone
+49 621 626813
Taxi Zentrale Mannheim eG
Phone
+49 0621 218 18
Website
taxi-mannheim.de
Taxi Böhm
Phone
+49 621738561
Website
taxiboehm.com

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Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt bus services, operated by Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH, arrive at Heidelberg, S-Bf. Altstadt station.

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Heidelberg Station to Heidelberg-Altstadt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Heidelberg-Altstadt station.

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