There are 6 ways to get from Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt by train, bus, tram, taxi, car or rideshare

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Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Heidelberg-Altstadt Re / ...

$12 - $19

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Rideshare  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Mannheim to Heidelberg 12.7 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Train, line 33 bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the train from Mannheim Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Re / ...
  2. Take the line 33 bus from HD Hauptbahnhof Ost to S-Bf Altstadt 33

$15 - $20

Line 5 tram  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the line 5 tram from Marktplatz to Bismarckplatz 5

$9 - $10

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt 13.5 miles

$50 - $60

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt 13.5 miles

$2 - $5

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Mannheim Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg-Altstadt. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Mannheim and Heidelberg-Altstadt is 20 km. The road distance is 21.6 km.

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The best way to get from Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt without a car is to train which takes 23 min and costs .

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The train from Mannheim Hbf to Heidelberg-Altstadt takes 23 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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

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Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Heidelberg-Altstadt station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt is 22 km. It takes approximately 19 min to drive from Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt.

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There are 545+ hotels available in Heidelberg-Altstadt. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Mannheim and Heidelberg-Altstadt. 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 Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt.
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  • Distance: 12.6 miles
  • Duration: 23 min

What companies run services between Mannheim, Germany and Heidelberg-Altstadt, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt every 4 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 23 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 Mannheim Hbf to Heidelberg-Altstadt
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
bahn.de
RNV
Website
rnv-online.de
Tram from Marktplatz to Bismarckplatz
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
rnv-online.de
Bus operators
RNV
Website
rnv-online.de
Bus from HD Hauptbahnhof Ost to S-Bf Altstadt
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 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.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Mannheim to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Mannheim to Heidelberg-Altstadt
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Taxi Mannheim 2 18 18 eG
Phone
+49 621/21818
Website
taxi-mannheim.de
Taxi Mannheim
Phone
+49 621/444044
Website
taximannheim.de

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