There are 4 ways to get from Speyer to Heidelberg by train, bus, taxi or car
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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.
Train route information
First and last trains
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Speyer to Heidelberg train schedules
Trains departing Friday, September 17, 2021
Trains departing Saturday, September 18, 2021
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Speyer to Heidelberg is to drive which costs €4 - €7 and takes 27 min.
The fastest way to get from Speyer to Heidelberg is to taxi which takes 27 min and costs €120 - €160.
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.
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.
The distance between Speyer and Heidelberg is 21 km. The road distance is 39.4 km.
The best way to get from Speyer to Heidelberg without a car is to train which takes 51 min and costs €7 - €13.
The train from Speyer Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf takes 51 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.
Speyer to Heidelberg bus services, operated by Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH, depart from Altlußheim, Parkplatz Luxhof station.
Speyer to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Speyer Hbf station.
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.
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.
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.
Train from Speyer Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
- Ave. Duration
- 51 min
- Estimated price
- €7 - €10
- Ave. Duration
- 27 min
- Estimated price
- €120 - €160
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More Questions & Answers
Speyer to Heidelberg bus services, operated by Busverkehr Rhein-Neckar GmbH, arrive at Heidelberg, Montpellierbrücke station.
Speyer to Heidelberg train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Heidelberg Hbf station.
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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