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There are 11 ways to get from Venice to Heidelberg by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly Venice to Stuttgart, train  •  5 h 58 min

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

$92 - $344

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Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice, Venice to Heidelberg N277

$50 - $85

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Fly Venice to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 10 min

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

$110 - $369

Fly Venice Treviso to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Fly from Venice Treviso (TSF) to Frankfurt (FRA) TSF - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$90 - $303

Train to Trieste, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
  2. Fly from Trieste (TRS) to Frankfurt (FRA) TRS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$137 - $456

Train to Verona, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
  2. Fly from Verona (VRN) to Frankfurt (FRA) VRN - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$139 - $430

Train to Bologna, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
  2. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Frankfurt (FRA) BLQ - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf

$126 - $416

Train via Milano Centrale  •  10 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB Ece / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...

$130 - $299

Train Austrian Railways (ÖBB)  •  12 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Innsbruck Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Innsbruck Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf Ic

$110 - $190

Bus Eurolines FR  •  18 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Venice to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Heidelberg

$121 - $209

Drive  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Venice to Heidelberg 515.3 miles

$120 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Venice to Heidelberg is to bus which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Venice to Heidelberg is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 270€ and takes 5 h 7 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Venice, Venice and arriving at Heidelberg. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 12 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Venice to Heidelberg. However, there are services departing from Venezia S.Lucia and arriving at Heidelberg Hbf via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB and Mannheim Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 31 min.

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The distance between Venice and Heidelberg is 519 km. The road distance is 824.5 km.

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The best way to get from Venice to Heidelberg without a car is to train which takes 10 h 31 min and costs 110€ - 260€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 58 min to get from Venice to Heidelberg, including transfers.

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

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Venice to Heidelberg train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Venezia S.Lucia station.

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The best way to get from Venice to Heidelberg is to train which takes 10 h 31 min and costs 110€ - 260€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 75€ and takes 12 h 55 min.

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Map of how to get from Venice to Heidelberg.
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  • Distance: 324.7 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 58 min

What companies run services between Venice, Italy and Heidelberg, Germany?

You can take a train from Venice to Heidelberg via Milano Centrale, Basel SBB, and Mannheim Hbf in around 10 h 31 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Venice to Heidelberg once daily. Tickets cost $50 - $85 and the journey takes 12 h 55 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $220
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Trieste to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $250
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Verona to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $240
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Venice to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Venice Treviso to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $200
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
bahn.de
Second Class
$21 - $25
Standard
$21 - $29
Train from Basel SBB to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia

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 Venezia S.Lucia to Trieste Aeroporto
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$17 - $20
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Verona Porta Nuova
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $20
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$16 - $20
Train from Venezia S.Lucia to Bologna C.Le
Ave. Duration
2 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $26
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$21 - $26
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia to Innsbruck Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 46 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Verona Porta Nuova Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Bologna Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Venezia Santa Lucia Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
italotreno.it
Trenitalia Frecce

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 Venezia S.Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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 Venezia Santa Lucia to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
4 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Standard
$30 - $120
First
$75 - $190
Train from Basel Sbb to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
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
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Innsbruck Hbf to Heidelberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Venice, Venice to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
12 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Venice to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
14 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Heidelberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr

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The quickest flight from Venice Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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

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Venice to Heidelberg train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Mannheim Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Venice to Heidelberg is 825 km. It takes approximately 7 h 58 min to drive from Venice to Heidelberg.

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Eurowings, easyJet, Swiss and two other airlines offer flights from Venice Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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The best way to get from Venice to Venice Airport is to bus which takes 23 min and costs 1€ - 3€.

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