There are 4 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train, line 33 bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the line 33 bus from HD Hauptbahnhof Ost to Rathaus-Bergbahn 33

$22 - $29

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Karlsruhe to Heidelberg 34.2 miles

$5

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg 35.8 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg 35.8 miles

$7 - $11

Questions & Answers

The distance between Karlsruhe and Schloß Heidelberg is 50 km. The road distance is 57.3 km.

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The best way to get from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg without a car is to train and line 33 bus which takes 1 h 8 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg is 57 km. It takes approximately 40 min to drive from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg.

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There are 539+ hotels available in Schloß Heidelberg. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Karlsruhe and Schloß Heidelberg. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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Map of how to get from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg.
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  • Distance: 31.3 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Karlsruhe, Germany and Schloß Heidelberg, Germany?

There is no direct connection from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg. However, you can take the train to Heidelberg Hbf, take the walk to HD Hauptbahnhof Ost, take the line 33 bus to Rathaus-Bergbahn, then take the walk to Schloß Heidelberg. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Schloß Heidelberg.

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 Karlsruhe Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
RNV
Website
rnv-online.de
Bus from HD Hauptbahnhof Ost to Rathaus-Bergbahn
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
rnv-online.de
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 Karlsruhe to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Karlsruhe to Schloß Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170

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