ARRIVAL & PARKING

Heidelberg Castle is located just above the town and very can be easlily reached by funicular.

On way street uphill to castle is closed for public on weekends.

 

Address

Schloss Heidelberg

Schloss-Wolfsbrunnenweg

69117 Heidelberg

 

GPS Koordinaten

49° 24' 38.232" N 8° 42' 55.112" E

 

By funicular

Ride by lower funicular is included in castle tickets. Timetable

Lower funicular: Kornmarkt - Castle - Molkenkur takes about 3 min.

Exit funicular building torwards castle, main entrance is located at same level (no steps) about 100 m on left.

Visitor center with cash counter and souvenir shop is located on your right in a fairly new sandstone building.

 

Heidelberg Funicular

 

 

On foot - use "Kurzer Buckel"

Path leads from "Kornmarkt" (funicular railway station), left of funicular building follow path steeply uphill, use steps uphill at your the right, end close to main entrance with ticket office, about 300 steps

 

On foot - use "Burgweg"

Path leads from "Kornmarkt" (funicular railway station), left of funicular building follow path steeply uphill, keep left, end at side entrance with ticket office, dictance about 400.

On foot

 

By public transportation:

BUS

From main station Heidelberg take bus n°33 exit cable car station "Bergbahn/Schloss", about 20min, use funicular to castle and exit "Schloss"

S-BAHN

From S-Bahnhof Heidelberg Altstadt/Karlstor about 10 min by foot to Funicular Station Bergbahn/Kornmarkt, use funicular to castle and exit "Schloss".

 

By RNV

RNV - Rhein Neckar Verkehr GmbH

 

 

By car:

On way street uphill to castle is closed for public on weekends. We recommend the use of the funicular.

Parking in town, P12 (Parkhaus Kornmarkt/ Bergbahnstation) P13 (Parkhaus Rathaus)

Please note there is no public parking close to the castle. A few parking spots with opbligatory parking fee are available about 500m from the main entrance of the castle. Located further uphill of the garden area.

Parking for disabled

Just in front of the funicular station castel (Schloss) are two spots. Visitor center / cash counter is located on the same level, about 100 m.

 

Parking car

All available parking garages can be viewed online at

parken.heidelberg.de.

 

 

By coach:

Road is closed for all coaches. Valid permission is required prior arrival. Please contact reiseshop-heidelberg.de at early stage.

Obtainable by contacting –  www.reiseshop-heidelberg.de or via E-Mail at park(at)reiseshop-heidelberg.de.

 

Castle ticket is mandatory.

Guest my exit the coach at public exit point at "Neckarmünzplatz" in town. From there it is about 7 min by foot along pedestrian area of downtown Heidelberg.

 

Reiseshop Heidelberg

Coach parking