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Take the train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf in 1 hour 43 minutes

If you want to travel from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf by train to take around 2 hours 18 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 1 hour 43 minutes on the fastest services. You’ll usually find around 34 trains per day running on this route, which spans 77 miles (123 km). There’s no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Saarbrücken Hbf. DB trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Saarbrücken Hbf.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf start from €17.90 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for timetables, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf by train

It takes an average of 2h 18m to travel from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf by train, over a distance of around 77 miles (123 km). There are normally 34 trains per day travelling from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf and tickets for this journey start from €17.90 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 1h 43m
PriceFrom €17.90
Distance77 miles (123 km)
Frequency34 trains per day
First train04:13
Last train23:14
Departure stationHeidelberg
Arrival stationSaarbrücken Hbf
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus, Deutsche Bahn

Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf train times

Check out the next trains departing from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf for Tuesday 1st February 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
11:13 13:15 2h 2m, 1 change
11:33 13:56 2h 23m, 1 change
12:13 14:02 1h 49m, 1 change
12:35 14:58 2h 23m, 1 change
13:13 15:15 2h 2m, 1 change
13:33 15:59 2h 26m, 1 change
14:20 16:15 1h 55m, 1 change
14:33 16:58 2h 25m, 1 change
15:13 17:15 2h 2m, 1 change
15:32 17:56 2h 24m, 1 change

Deutsche Bahn trains from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf

You can travel from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf on Deutsche Bahn trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

Cheap train tickets from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf

The price of train tickets from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf starts at €17.90 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 Saarbrücken Hbf 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.

Journey details

Want to know more about your journey from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf? 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 Saarbrücken Hbf take?

The average journey time by train between Heidelberg and Saarbrücken Hbf is 2 hours and 18 minutes, with around 34 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 Saarbrücken Hbf by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf is 1 hour and 43 minutes.

How much does the train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf cost?

Train ticket prices from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf can start from as little as €17.90 when you book in advance. The cost of tickets can vary depending on the time of day, route and class you book and are usually more expensive if you book on the day.

Is there a direct train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf without having to change trains. There is 1 direct train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf leave?

The first train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf leaves at 04:13. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf leave?

The last train from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf leaves at 23:14. 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 Saarbrücken Hbf by train?

Trains travelling from Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf cover a distance of around 77 miles (123 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Heidelberg to Saarbrücken Hbf for a typical week day using timetable data for 02/01/2022. 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 01/27/2022 for travel on 01/27/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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