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Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg by train

It takes an average of 26m to travel from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg by train, over a distance of around 12 miles (19 km). There are normally 88 trains per day travelling from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg and tickets for this journey start from €7.60 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 19m
Price€7.60
Distance12 miles (19 km)
Frequency88 trains per day
Departure stationLudwigshafen (Rh) Hbf
Arrival stationHeidelberg
ChangesDirect trains available
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Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg train times

Check out the next trains departing from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg for Tuesday 24th Jul 2018. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
12:28 12:54 26m, direct
12:47 13:16 29m, direct
12:57 13:23 26m, direct
13:21 13:44 23m, direct
13:30 13:54 24m, direct
13:37 14:04 27m, 1 change
13:49 14:16 27m, direct
13:57 14:23 26m, direct
14:21 14:44 23m, direct
14:29 14:54 25m, direct

Deutsche Bahn trains from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg

You can travel from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg 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 Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg

Train tickets from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg start at €7.60 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in Advance, however, if you're booking last-minute tickets on the day, the average price is around €7.60.
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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 Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg 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 guide to check when European train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap 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 Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg? 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 Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg take?

The average journey time by train between Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf and Heidelberg is 26 minutes, with around 88 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 Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf and Heidelberg by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg is 19 minutes.

How much does the train from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg cost?

Train tickets from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg can start from as little as €7.60 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 Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg without having to change trains. There are 71 direct trains from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

What time does the first train from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg leave?

The first train from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg leaves at 00:09. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg leave?

The last train from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg leaves at 23:52. 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 Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf and Heidelberg by train?

Trains travelling from Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg cover a distance of around 12 miles (19 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Heidelberg to Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf.
Average prices for adult tickets in economy. Discount cards and coach journey excluded. Prices are based on searches made by our customers over the past 6 months. "14 days in advance" includes days 13 and 15. / The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Ludwigshafen (Rh) Hbf to Heidelberg for a typical week day using timetable data for 24/07/2018. 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 13/03/2020 for travel on 13/03/2020 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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