Funicular railway inspection from 5th March 2018

(vom 05.02.2018)

The funicular railways will be undergoing a safety check once again this year. For this reason the upper und the lower funicular will not be running from 5th to 18th March. A replacement bus service will be operating.


Discover the funicular railways

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Technical details

The Heidelberg funicular railway has a total length of 1.5 kilometres, making it the longest in Germany today. At its steepest point the railway has a 43% gradient.


Discover the four funicular stations.


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