Ready to get away from the cacophony of Europe's crowded metropolises and head to the hotels in Heidelberg? Enjoy the quiet historic charm of Heidelberg, Germany, a town in the southwestern part of the country on the Neckar River. Jump on one of the many flights to Heidelberg and get ready to tour centuries-old Heidelberg Castle, which sits perched on Königstuhl Hill. After you land at Frankfurt Airport (FRA), you can take a funicular gondola up to the castle and the surrounding gardens. From there you can marvel at the incredible views of the river and old town.
Located just 50 miles from Heidelberg, Frankfurt Airport handles international and domestic Heidelberg flights. Train travel is fast and convenient, and you can choose from several trains running to Heidelberg on a regular basis. The train ride from Frankfurt Airport to town lasts about one hour, and you may need to change trains in Mannheim or Frankfurt. There is also an airport shuttle from Frankfurt Airport to Heidelberg that ends at a hotel on Kurfürstenanlag. You can find the buses in Terminal One, Hall B, and Exit B4. Remember when you book Heidelberg vacation packages, bus reservations must be made three days in advance for a guaranteed seat. Another popular way to get to Heidelberg is to arrange for a shuttle minibus. It must be reserved more than two days in advance.
Sitting in lush forests south of Frankfurt, this university town is famous around the world for its beautiful scenery along the river and the haunting, half-destroyed Castle up on the hill. Poets and artists have found intrigue in Heidelberg for centuries. You'll marvel at the amazing unity of the architecture. Stroll through the old town in awe, as it has remained relatively unscathed through the years. With friendly people, stunning panoramas, and new discoveries around every corner, use Travelocity to book one of the many cheap flights to Heidelberg today. Search over 400 airlines and more than 510,000 hotels worldwide.