There are 5 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg by train, night train, taxi, car or rideshare
Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.
What companies run services between Karlsruhe, Germany and Heidelberg, Germany?
Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $27 and the journey takes 30 min.
- Ave. Duration
- 35 min
- Estimated price
- $130 - $170
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Questions & Answers
The distance between Karlsruhe and Heidelberg is 49 km. The road distance is 55 km.
The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg is to rideshare which costs 4€ and takes 59 min.
The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg is to night train which takes 27 min and costs 4€ - 23€.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.
The train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.