There are 6 ways to get from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden by train, bus, tram, rideshare 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  •  1 h 31 min

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

$35 - $57

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Bus  •  1 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden N14

$5 - $9

4 alternative options

Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  1 h 33 min

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

$31 - $48

Line 5 tram, train  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Altes Hallenbad to MA Hauptbahnhof 5
  2. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Baden-Baden Ice / ...

$29 - $48

Rideshare  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden 59.4 miles

$9

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden 59.5 miles

$12 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden is to bus which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden is to drive which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg and arriving at BAD Hindenburgplatz via Baden-Baden Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Baden-Baden via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg and Baden-Baden is 79 km. The road distance is 95.2 km.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 31 min to get from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden, including transfers.

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Heidelberg to Baden-Baden bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Heidelberg station.

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

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs 30€ - 50€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 38 min.

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Map of how to get from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden.
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  • Distance: 49.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

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

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden via Mannheim Hbf in around 1 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $9 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 Heidelberg Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Heidelberg Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$12 - $16
1st Class
$20 - $28
RNV
Website
rnv-online.de
Tram from Altes Hallenbad to MA Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
rnv-online.de
Bus operators
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $9
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 Heidelberg to Baden-Baden
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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