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There are 4 ways to get from Speyer to Heidelberg by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  51 min

  1. Take the train from Speyer Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf 38361 / ...

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Bus  •  1h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof to Heidelberg, Montpellierbrücke 717

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Speyer to Heidelberg 39.4 km

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Speyer to Heidelberg 39.4 km

Speyer to Heidelberg by train

The train journey time between Speyer and Heidelberg is around 47 min and covers a distance of around 40 km. The fastest train normally takes 40 min. Operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional and Bahn DE, the Speyer to Heidelberg train service departs from Speyer Hbf and arrives in Heidelberg Hbf. Typically 253 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Train route information

Average train time:
47 min
Fastest train time:
40 min
Train distance:
40 km
Trains per week:
253
Cheapest price:
€7
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
04:29
Last train departs at:
23:35

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Speyer to Heidelberg train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Speyer to Heidelberg is to drive which costs €4 - €7 and takes 27 min.

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The fastest way to get from Speyer to Heidelberg is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs €120 - €160.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof and arriving at Heidelberg, Montpellierbrücke. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 26m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Speyer Hbf and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 51 min.

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The distance between Speyer and Heidelberg is 21 km. The road distance is 39.4 km.

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The best way to get from Speyer to Heidelberg without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs €7 - €13.

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The train from Speyer Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf takes 51 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Speyer to Heidelberg bus services, operated by Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH, depart from Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof station.

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Speyer to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Speyer Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Speyer to Heidelberg is to train which takes 51 min and costs €7 - €13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1h 26m.

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Map of how to get from Speyer to Heidelberg.
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  • Distance: 21.1 km
  • Duration: 51 min

What companies run services between Speyer, Germany and Heidelberg, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Speyer Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf hourly. Tickets cost €7 - €10 and the journey takes 51 min. Bahn DE also services this route hourly. Alternatively, Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH operates a bus from Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof to Heidelberg, Montpellierbrücke every 20 minutes, and the journey takes 1h 26m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Speyer Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Speyer, Hbf/ZOB to Heidelberg, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Bahn DE
Bus operators
Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH
Phone
+49 6281 511 52
Website
rheinneckarbus.de
Bus from Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof to Heidelberg, Montpellierbrücke
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Website
Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH
Other operators
Taxi from Speyer to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
€120 - €160
Taxibetrieb Christa u. Elke Hauk GdbR
Phone
+49 621 626813
Taxi Zentrale Mannheim eG
Phone
+49 0621 218 18
Website
taxi-mannheim.de
Taxi Böhm
Phone
+49 621738561
Website
taxiboehm.com
Taxi Wald
Phone
+49 6 322 9 41 41 41
Website
taxiwald.com
Taxi Wald
Phone
+49 6 353 98 91 91
Website
taxiwald.com

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Speyer to Heidelberg bus services, operated by Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH, arrive at Heidelberg, Montpellierbrücke station.

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Speyer to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Heidelberg Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Speyer to Heidelberg is 39 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Speyer to Heidelberg.

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