Travel from Heidelberg to Rome

Bus or train from Heidelberg to Rome?

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Rome via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB, and Milano Centrale in around 11 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heidelberg to Rome via Strasbourg in around 20 h 12 min.

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How to get from Heidelberg to Rome

ModeDurationPrice
From Heidelberg Hbf train to Stuttgart Hbf (tief), train to Stuttgart airport, fly to Rome airport, then train to Rome.5 h 32 min$162
From Heidelberg Hbf train to Mannheim Hbf, train to Frankfurt airport, fly to Rome airport, then train to Rome.5 h 44 min$177
From Heidelberg bus to Hahn airport, fly to Rome Ciampino airport, then train to Rome.6 h 25 min$109
From Heidelberg Hbf train to Karlsruhe Hbf, train to Baden-Baden Bahnhof, line 285 bus to Karlsruhe/Baden Baden airport, fly to Rome Ciampino airport, then train to Rome.6 h 41 min$161
From Heidelberg Hbf train to München Hbf (tief), train to Munich airport, fly to Rome airport, then train to Rome.7 h 58 min$201
From Heidelberg Hbf train to Mannheim Hbf, train to Basel SBB, train to Milano Centrale, then train to Roma Termini.11 h 45 min$323
From Heidelberg bus to Strasbourg then bus to Roma.20 h 12 min$184
From Heidelberg Hbf train to Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB then bus to Rome.20 h 21 min$133
From Heidelberg Hbf train to Muenchen Ost then night train to Roma Termini.17 h 13 min$230
From Heidelberg drive to Rome.11 h 7 min$213

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

It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Heidelberg to Rome, including transfers.

Is there a direct train between Heidelberg and Rome?

No, there is no direct train from Heidelberg to Rome. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini via Mannheim Hbf, Basel SBB and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 45 min.

Is there a direct bus between Heidelberg and Rome?

No, there is no direct bus from Heidelberg to Rome. However, there are services departing from Heidelberg and arriving at Roma via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 20 h 12 min.

Operators from Heidelberg to Rome

OperatorPhoneWebsite
German Railways (DB)+49 0180 6 99 66 33German Railways (DB)
S-BahnS-Bahn
EurowingsEurowings
SwissSwiss
LufthansaLufthansa
Brussels AirlinesBrussels Airlines
Trenitalia+39 06 68475475Trenitalia
AlitaliaAlitalia
Austrian AirlinesAustrian Airlines
LuxairLuxair
FlixBus+49 1807 123 99 123FlixBus
RyanairRyanair
Karlsruher Verkehrsverbund0721 6107-58585Karlsruher Verkehrsverbund
Vueling AirlinesVueling Airlines
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Frecce+39 06 68475475Trenitalia Frecce
Eurolines FR+ 33 1 41 86 24 21Eurolines FR