There are 9 ways to get from Paris to Heidelberg by train, bus, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$112 - $161

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Bus  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Heidelberg N109

$30 - $110

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Train, bus  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Est to Reims Tgv
  2. Take the bus from Reims, Rue du Général Estienne to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6 RegioJet

$52 - $64

Drive  •  4 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Heidelberg 340 miles

$70 - $110

Fly Paris CDG to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Frankfurt (FRA) CDG - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$96 - $345

Fly Paris CDG to Stuttgart, train  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Stuttgart (STR) CDG - STR
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf

$93 - $313

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf

$135 - $433

Fly Paris CDG to Luxembourg, bus, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Luxembourg (LUX) CDG - LUX
  2. Take the bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Saarbrücken Hbf
  3. Take the train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf

$124 - $358

Fly Paris CDG to Basel, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Basel (BSL) CDG - BSL
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf

$132 - $405

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Paris, Paris and arriving at Heidelberg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Paris to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Paris Est and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 36 min.

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The distance between Paris and Heidelberg is 465 km. The road distance is 543.9 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Heidelberg without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Paris to Heidelberg, including transfers.

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Paris to Heidelberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Paris, Paris station.

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Paris to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Paris Est station.

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The best way to get from Paris to Heidelberg is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 45 min.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Frankfurt Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Paris to Heidelberg bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Heidelberg station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Heidelberg.
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  • Distance: 290.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Paris, France and Heidelberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Paris to Heidelberg every 4 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 3 h 7 min. TGV also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Paris to Heidelberg once daily. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 6 h 45 min. Eurolines FR also services this route twice a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Paris CDG to Basel
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $470
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Paris CDG to Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
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 Paris Est to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Est to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$100 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$100 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Paris Est to Reims
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $40
1st Class
$50 - $65
Train from Saarbrücken Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$30 - $36
1st Class
$50 - $60
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.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 Paris, Paris to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Paris Gallieni to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Reims, Rue du Général Estienne to Mannheim, ZOB Heinrich von Stephan Str. 6
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Luxembourg Railways (CFL)
Website
cfl.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare Centrale to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
cfl.lu
Mobiliteit
Website
mobiliteit.lu
Bus from Luxembourg, Gare routière to Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
mobiliteit.lu

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Paris to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Heidelberg is 544 km. It takes approximately 4 h 58 min to drive from Paris to Heidelberg.

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KLM, Air France and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Frankfurt Airport.

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Book your Paris to Heidelberg train tickets online with Loco2.

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Book your Paris to Heidelberg bus tickets online with FlixBus and Busbud.

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There are 549+ hotels available in Heidelberg. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 33 min and costs .

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