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About the train journey from Heidelberg to Würzburg

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The train from Heidelberg to Würzburg usually takes 2 hours 28 minutes on average to travel 101 km, although the quickest services can take as little as 2 hours 15 minutes. You can expect to find 45 trains per day running on this popular route. As there aren't any direct services running between Heidelberg and Würzburg, you'll need to make 1 change on your way to Würzburg.

To help you get the best train deals, we'll highlight the cheapest train ticket prices from Heidelberg to Würzburg in our Journey Planner. Just remember, the sooner you book your tickets, the more you'll save, as advance tickets start from $21.28.

Keep reading for more information about the train journey to Würzburg, including FAQs, timetables with first and last train times and tips on booking cheap train tickets. If you're ready to book, just start a search for tickets with us today.

Heidelberg to Würzburg by train

It takes an average of 2h 28m to travel from Heidelberg to Würzburg by train, over a distance of around 63 miles (101 km). There are normally 45 trains per day travelling from Heidelberg to Würzburg and tickets for this journey start from $21.28 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 2h 15m
PriceFrom $21.28
Distance63 miles (101 km)
Frequency45 trains per day
First train02:02
Last train23:20
Departure stationHeidelberg
Arrival stationWürzburg
Changes1 change

Heidelberg to Würzburg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Heidelberg to Würzburg for Tuesday Dec 7th 2021. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
09:56 12:20 2h 24m, 1 change
10:10 12:32 2h 22m, 2 changes
10:46 13:01 2h 15m, 1 change
10:55 13:21 2h 26m, 1 change
11:20 14:01 2h 41m, 2 changes
11:55 14:20 2h 25m, 1 change
12:10 14:32 2h 22m, 2 changes
12:46 15:01 2h 15m, 1 change
12:55 15:20 2h 25m, 1 change
13:46 16:01 2h 15m, 2 changes

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Würzburg

The price of train tickets from Heidelberg to Würzburg starts at $21.28 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Heidelberg to Würzburg by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Heidelberg to Würzburg

Want to know more about your journey from Heidelberg to Würzburg? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Heidelberg to Würzburg take?

The average journey time by train between Heidelberg and Würzburg is 2 hours and 28 minutes, with around 45 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Heidelberg and Würzburg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Heidelberg to Würzburg is 2 hours and 15 minutes.

How much does the train from Heidelberg to Würzburg cost?

Train tickets from Heidelberg to Würzburg can start from as little as $21.28 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Heidelberg to Würzburg?

No, there are no direct train services from Heidelberg to Würzburg. Travelling from Heidelberg to Würzburg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Heidelberg to Würzburg leave?

The first train from Heidelberg to Würzburg leaves at 02:02. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Heidelberg to Würzburg leave?

The last train from Heidelberg to Würzburg leaves at 23:20. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Heidelberg and Würzburg by train?

Trains travelling from Heidelberg to Würzburg cover a distance of around 63 miles (101 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Würzburg to Heidelberg.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Heidelberg to Würzburg for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/07/2021. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 10/23/2021 for travel on 10/23/2021 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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