Heidelberg Train Connections
for city to city travel
The D Bahn is Germany’s national train system. The system is made up of both short-distance and long-distance trains, enabling you to go anywhere in the country with little difficulty.
The D Bahn website, http://www.bahn.de, has an English section with more information on the services the D Bahn offers as well as travel planning, allowing you to purchase your tickets online.
Types of Trains:
OEG – (Upper-Rhine Railway) Runs from Heidelberg to Mannheim
S – (S-Bahn) Basic train for traveling inside the city
SE – (Stadt Express) Direct connections to city centers
RB – (Regional Bahn) Connects between regions and city centers, and REs
RE – (Regional Express)
IRE – (InterRegioExpress) City connections, links local trains to long distance trains
IC – (InterCity) City connections
ICE – (InterCityExpress) High speed city connections
CNL – (CityNightLine) Overnight service between major cities in Germany, Austria and Switzerland