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Bus stations and stops in Heidelberg

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Heidelberg central train station

Heidelberg Post Waypoint

Heidelberg Pre Waypoint

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Directly reachable cities

127

Number of bus stops

3

Country

Germany

Environmentally-friendly travel?

Yes

Frequently asked questions

What is the best way to get to Heidelberg?
There are a number of different ways to get to Heidelberg but travelling by bus has many benefits. By travelling with FlixBus, you can save money with our cheap bus tickets and you can do your part in saving the environment, as bus travel is the most environmentally-friendly method!
How do I buy a bus ticket to Heidelberg?
It's really easy to buy a bus ticket to Heidelberg with FlixBus: you can book online on our website simply selecting your departure and arrival cities, and picking your favourite date to travel. The best way to find cheap tickets though is by using the free FlixBus App and keep your ticket always in your pocket!
How can I get to Heidelberg by bus?
How many bus stations are there in Heidelberg?
There are 4 bus stops in Heidelberg. The stops are Heidelberg central train station, Heidelberg Post Waypoint, Heidelberg Pre Waypoint.
How much does it cost to get to Heidelberg?
Buses are one of the most convenient ways to travel and FlixBus is among the cheapest to get to Heidelberg! Depending on where you are travelling from, tickets to Heidelberg cost on average $3.66, but if you book in advance or during the week getting to Heidelberg with FlixBus can cost as little as $2.99!
How do I use my FlixBus ticket to Heidelberg?
Using your FlixBus ticket to go to Heidelberg is easy! If you booked online, you must have received a PDF booking confirmation via e-mail containing a QR code which serves as your bus ticket. If you booked through the FlixBus App instead, your ticket is automatically stored there. In both cases, no need to print the ticket: simply show it digitally to the driver and you are ready to board the bus, sit back and relax.
Can I track my bus from and to Heidelberg?
Can I reserve a seat on my journey to Heidelberg?
You can reserve a seat on your journey to Heidelberg during the booking process. Subject to availability, you can choose your seat from a number of categories, including panorama seats - for a better view during your trip, table seats - for more comfort and bed seats - ideal for a restful journey. Check out our seat reservation price list for more information.
How can I pay for my bus ticket to Heidelberg?
We offer several payment methods for purchasing your ticket securily. You can choose among card payment, Paypal, Google Pay and many more. Once in the payment section, you will be able to see all the available options and pick your preferred one. If you are having difficulties with payment, check out our help page about payments. If you buy your bus ticket onboard or at a sales point you are also given the option to pay cash.

Things to do in Heidelberg

About Heidelberg

Heidelberg is known for being one of the most beautiful cities in Germany. The idyllic river setting in which it lies, is an exquisite landscape enjoyed by locals and tourists alike. Heidelberg is the fifth-largest town in Baden-Württemberg with a population of roughly 150,000. This makes for a quaint city and a popular holiday destination. Heidelberg also boasts one of the best climates in the country which only complements the beautiful scenery further. This vibrant city is made up of 15 different neighbourhoods that all offer something different, creating a truly unique and warm atmosphere. This compact city has something for everyone and is definitely worth a visit! The city is geared towards hosting events, both German and international, throughout the whole year. So you can almost be guaranteed something will be on the moment you step off your bus.

Places of Interest in Heidelberg

Visit the Heidelberg Castle Festival in the summer and enjoy an open-air theatre performance or concert. The castle itself is also magnificent and is a beautiful mix of the Gothic and Renaissance styles. There are many of these historical churches scattered throughout Heidelberg and are definitely worth visiting if you’re looking for an insight into German history. There is a host of renowned museums in Heidelberg to further whet this appetite should you have it. The Carl Bosch Museum and the Documentation and Culture Centre of German Sinti and Roma showcase some of the most genuine aspects of German history that one can experience. You should also have a look around the SRH Hochschule as it is one of the oldest and largest private universities in Germany. If you’re planning your bus trip for the winter months, make sure its November. Every year in November the International Filmfestival of Mannheim-Heidelberg takes place here. Perhaps you’ll love it so much you’ll even come back one month later for the spectacular Christmas markets.

Culture and History of Heidelberg

Heidelberg is traditionally known for being a city of romance. This emanated from the various poets that took part in the movement against classical and realistic literature around the Age of Enlightenment. Take a stroll on the Philosophers’ Walk, a beautiful walkway overlooking the whole city, and gain an insight into this era of intrigue. Fast forward to more modern times, this element of romanticism remained in the heart of the city. “I Lost My Heart in Heidelberg” was a major hit and was the source of much inspiration in the art world whilst becoming the theme song of Heidelberg. The city has also developed like any other in Europe, boasting excellent shopping opportunities and many other modern luxuries. Take a bus to the Paris of Germany and explore Heidelberg!

Nightlife in Heidelberg

Heidelberg is a university city. You know what that means - there’s loads of bars, clubs, discos and pubs! Happy Hours are also very popular in Heidelberg and students can enjoy a night out without spending a ton of cash. Heidelberg was ranked amongst the Top 15 University cities in Germany and is a guaranteed good night out. This city also has a lot to offer those who just want to take it easy. Heidelberg is home to some truly lovely restaurants and late night cafes. The theatre also stages many of their performances at night! So there really is something for everyone in Heidelberg.

Buses to Heidelberg

Find the cheapest buses to Heidelberg

Looking for cheap tickets to Heidelberg? We’ve got you covered with buses to Heidelberg costing from as little as $2.99 – and you can save even more when you book online in advance. FlixBus runs many connections in Germany and in many other countries so no matter where you’re traveling from, we've got a route suitable for you. Whether you’re in town for a day or a week, hop on board and enjoy traveling in style with our free Wi-Fi and comfortable seats. It’s easy to book your ticket, with purchasing options to suit everyone. Book online, in person at a sales point, or on our FlixBus App. You can also use the App to manage your booking up until you travel, and it’ll act as your ticket too – simply show it to your driver when you board the bus. For the cheapest tickets, book on the App in advance – the earlier you book, the cheaper your ticket will be!

Why travel to Heidelberg with FlixBus

FlixBus is the cheapest and most convenient way of getting to Heidelberg. There are 3 stops in Heidelberg and you can reach them from 142 departure cities. Just check on the FlixBus network whether your city is connected as well! Booking a bus ticket with FlixBus is very simple: you can choose among several different payment methods, such as credit card, Paypal, Google and Apple Pay. Pay in total security online or on the free FlixBus App in advance, or pay in cash if you’re a spur of the moment traveler. In addition, don't forget that traveling by bus is one of the most environmentally-friendly options available, and you can help the planet by offsetting your carbon emissions when you travel with FlixBus!

Onboard services

Traveling to Heidelberg is a very comfortable experience: once you’re on board your FlixBus, you can sit back, relax and enjoy our services onboard. Our buses are equipped with toilets and power outlets, and to make your experience even nicer they offer free Wi-Fi and an entertainment system, so you can catch up on emails or watch your favorite show as we take you to Heidelberg. Do you usually like to travel and watch the landscape out of the window? Said and done: when you book your ticket, you can reserve your preferred seat choosing your favorite seating option available, and if you want some more space or privacy, you can even reserve the seat next to you for some extra-comfort! When it comes to luggages, be sure you can bring whatever you want to Heidelberg as FlixBus offers you one checked bag and one carry-on bag onboard for free included in your ticket!


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