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Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg by train

  • First train
    05:40
  • Last train
    00:54
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 59m
  • Distance
    255 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    13
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 27m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg by train

Fast trains from Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg take around 2 hours and 59 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 255 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Mönchengladbach and Heidelberg.

1. Are there direct trains from Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg?

Journeys between Mönchengladbach and Heidelberg usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 11 departures on the route from Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 19 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg?

The Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 59 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Heidelberg is usually scheduled to depart Mönchengladbach around 05:40 and the last train is around 00:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Mönchengladbach around 05:40, and the last at 00:40.

When to book Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg train tickets?

Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg by train.

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Which train companies operate between Mönchengladbach and Heidelberg?

More than one train company operates on the route from Mönchengladbach to Heidelberg, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

Heidelberg to Mönchengladbach by train

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.