There are 5 ways to get from Heidelberg to Hallstatt by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Heidelberg Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim Wb / ...
  3. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt R / ...

$112 - $172

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Bus, train  •  11 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Heidelberg to Munich, Munich central bus station 027 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg 086 / ...
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim Wb / ...
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt R / ...

$48 - $89

3 alternative options

Drive  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Heidelberg to Hallstatt 349.3 miles

$70 - $110

Train, fly to Salzburg  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Salzburg (SZG) FRA - SZG
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

$147 - $383

Train, fly to Linz  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Linz (LNZ) FRA - LNZ
  3. Take the train from Hörsching to Attnang-Puchheim
  4. Take the train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt

$165 - $458

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to Hallstatt. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Hallstatt via Salzburg Hbf and Attnang-Puchheim. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 59 min.

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The distance between Heidelberg and Hallstatt is 419 km. The road distance is 558.8 km.

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The best way to get from Heidelberg to Hallstatt without a car is to train which takes 7 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 59 min to get from Heidelberg to Hallstatt, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Frankfurt Airport to Salzburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Heidelberg to Hallstatt train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Hallstatt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heidelberg to Hallstatt is 559 km. It takes approximately 5 h 25 min to drive from Heidelberg to Hallstatt.

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Austrian Airlines offers flights from Frankfurt Airport to Salzburg Airport.

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  • Distance: 261.8 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 59 min

What companies run services between Heidelberg, Germany and Hallstatt, Austria?

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Hallstatt via Salzburg Hbf and Attnang-Puchheim in around 7 h 59 min.

Airlines
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Linz
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Linz
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
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 Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 48 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Attnang-Puchheim to Hallstatt
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Hörsching to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Salzburg, Salzburg to Attnang-Puchheim
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Heidelberg to Munich, Munich central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Munich, Munich central bus station to Salzburg
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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