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Castle ticket

for funicular railway & castle

The castle ticket includes admission to the castle courtyard, barrel cellar, and the German Pharmacy Museum. In addition, the fare for the funicular railway (return trip from the valley station to Molkenkur with a stop at the Schloss station) is already included!


Price per person: Adults € 9, reduced € 4.50
(reduced: children from 6 years of age (also in groups of 20 and more children), schoolchildren and students up to 28 years of age with student ID, disabled people with ID card)

Here you can get your castle ticket including the mountain railway in Heidelberg:
Tourist Information at the main train station
Tourist Information at Neckarmünzplatz
Tourist Information in the town hall (market square opposite the Heiliggeistkirche)
Funicular Railway Station at Kornmarkt
Funicular Railway Station Castle
Heidelberg Castle

© Heidelberg Marketing / Tobias Schwerdt

Heidelberg Castle

Group order:
For groups of 15 people or more, the castle ticket can be ordered through our service team (plus shipping costs). Please inform us of the final number of participants no later than two weeks before arrival (unfortunately, it is not possible to return tickets that have been ordered in excess):
Phone: + 49 6221 58 40 228
E-Mail: gruppen@heidelberg-marketing.de

TIP: It's even easier with the HeidelbergCARD – the castle ticket is already included here! In addition, you have free travel on public transport and many other discounts on guided tours, museums, leisure activities, restaurants, and shopping.


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