All SIU students have the opportunity to purchase a Semester Ticket from SIU or the Verkehrsverbund Rhein-Neckar (VRN) at a discount price of 145 € per 6 months.
The ticket allows students to travel with all of the local buses, trams, and trains in the Heidelberg area as well as in the Rhein-Neckar region! This includes the cities of Mannheim, Schwetzingen, Wissembourg-France, Bruchsal, Karlsruhe, Worms…
For additional information regarding the Semester Ticket, feel free to use the link mentioned below or contact the University Administrative Assistant.
The nearest airports are located in Frankfurt and Stuttgart. Some airlines offer discounts for students. The savings are as much as 50% and all you need is the International Student Card, available at the travel agency Düsentrieb, Kurfürsten-Anlage 57 near the main station or STA Travel, Hauptstr. 139. You can get to the airport by train and by Lufthansa busses from the Crowne Plaza Hotel, Kurfürstenanlage 1/2.
- www.vrn.de Verkehrsbund Rhein-Neckar – (public transportation – buses, trams, etc.) schedules, individual connections, etc.
- www.bahn.de Deutsche Bahn (public transportation – trains) – schedules, individual connections, etc.