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Where is Heidelberg

Heidelberg is a city in the southwestern part of Germany, situated in the state of Baden-Württemberg. It is located on the Neckar River, approximately 80 kilometers (50 miles) south of Frankfurt and 120 kilometers (75 miles) northwest of Stuttgart.

Heidelberg is known for its picturesque Old Town, historic castle, and the prestigious University of Heidelberg, which is one of the oldest universities in Germany. The city attracts tourists with its charming atmosphere, Baroque architecture, and the scenic Neckar River valley. The Heidelberg Castle, the Old Bridge (Alte Brücke), and the Philosophers' Walk are among the popular landmarks in the city.

Heidelberg Location Map, Germany

Admin. regionKarlsruhe
DistrictUrban district
Coordinates49°25′N 08°43′E
Area108.83 km2 (42.02 sq mi)
Elevation114 m (374 ft)
Population 159,245
Density1,500/km2 (3,800/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC+01:00 (CET)
Summer (DST)UTC+02:00 (CEST)
Postal codes69115-69126
Dialling codes6221
Vehicle registrationHD