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Konigstuhl Funicular (Bergbahn)

Kornmarkt, 69115 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
+49 6221 5132609
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Great way to get to the castle

The line to get on the funicular may be long but it moves quickly. But you can also walk to the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bear H
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Williamsburg, Virginia
Wish they had a ramp for strollers

I wish they had a ramp for strollers. We had to carry our children up and down the stairs to get on... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Kodie T
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Oklahoma
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good35%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
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Kornmarkt, 69115 Heidelberg, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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+49 6221 5132609
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The line to get on the funicular may be long but it moves quickly. But you can also walk to the top. When you go to the station in the town you can buy the ticket from the machine of from the ticket window. Then...More

Thank Bear H
Reviewed 4 days ago

I wish they had a ramp for strollers. We had to carry our children up and down the stairs to get on and off the train to Fairytale land.

Thank Kodie T
Reviewed 5 days ago

Great and cheap service to get to different points of the Heidelberg mountain. There are 4 stations which you can access. the first 2 are with the new train and the other 2 are with the OLD train (which is a bit hot with no...More

Thank Fouad H
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Heidelberg Bergbahn takes you from the base station in the Old Town, via couple of stations, to the top of the Konigstuhl. Service is frequent and inexpensive

Thank Paul W
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Bergbahn climbs to the Konigstuhl and offers stops at the Heidelberg Castle which is included in the ticket. Rail Car today is pulled via a cable but in older times used water filled in the cars to pull one up while the other comes...More

Thank Craig W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worth every penny and it's not expensive. Go to the top, views spectacular, walks if you want them. A falconry. One of the stops is Heidelberg Castle, what more can I say. PS The sun had not really come out so a bit cloudy in...More

Thank lives2read
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We looked forward to the trip to Königstuhl as we were told the Heidelberg card would cover it + the Schloss. As it turned out they did not sell that card at the funicular station (although we were told they did at the tourist information),...More

Thank MaritFV
Reviewed 1 week ago

This should top your list and a must visit. Enjoy the view and spend time with the nature. I thoroughly enjoyed it

Thank Pram74
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Before you go on this, you need to know that there is a transfer station halfway up, and you switch from more modern cars to a very old funicular. Quaint, but they don't tell you that your castle ticket doesn't take you up to the...More

3  Thank bmagpa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

It's not every day that you get to take a funicular to the top of a mountain. My son and I rode both trams. 12 euro round trip for me 10 euro for him. My husband and son went back later to ride it again...More

1  Thank Jane M
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Fouad H
18 July 2017|
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Response from Hendrik_NL | Reviewed this property |
As I mentioned in my review, the Kornmarkt/Schloss multistory car park is just round the corner of the funicular base station. and also steps from the Marktplatz, the center of Heidelberg. A visit to the castle is... More
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Christine I
11 May 2017|
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Response from Heiko S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, See here for Details: Since TripAdvisor does Not allow to post links I cannot share it here, but there is a timetable on the Homepage.
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Christine I
11 May 2017|
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Response from Fakhizaa A | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I think it opens every day
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