Thinking about taking the train from Strasbourg to Heidelberg? We've got you covered.
It usually takes around 2 hours 1 minute to travel the 114 km from Strasbourg to Heidelberg by train, although you can get there in as little as 1 hour 32 minutes on the fastest services. You'll normally find around 26 trains per day running on this route. You'll need to make 1 change along the way as there aren't any direct services on this line.
Train tickets from Strasbourg to Heidelberg start from $28.41 when you book in advance, which can be cheaper than buying them on the day. Start a search in our Journey Planner to check out the latest prices.
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It takes an average of 2h 1m to travel from Strasbourg to Heidelberg by train, over a distance of around 71 miles (114 km). There are normally 26 trains per day traveling from Strasbourg to Heidelberg and tickets for this journey start from $28.41 when you book in advance.
114 miles (71 km)
26 trains per day
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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 Strasbourg to Heidelberg by booking early.§
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.
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!
For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.
The average journey time by train between Strasbourg and Heidelberg is 2 hours and 1 minute, with around 26 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.
The fastest journey time by train from Strasbourg to Heidelberg is 1 hour and 32 minutes.
Train tickets from Strasbourg to Heidelberg can start from as little as $28.41 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.
No, there are no direct train services from Strasbourg to Heidelberg. Travelling from Strasbourg to Heidelberg by train will require a minimum of 1 change.
The first train from Strasbourg to Heidelberg leaves at 00:05. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.
The last train from Strasbourg to Heidelberg leaves at 22:50. 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.
Trains travelling from Strasbourg to Heidelberg cover a distance of around 71 miles (114 km) during the journey.