Duration 3h 27m
Distance 265.8 km
Average price 65€
Frequency 20/day

Trip overview

The average train between Gießen and Stuttgart takes 3h 27m and the fastest train takes 3h. There is a train service every few hours from Gießen to Stuttgart. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.

Train via Frankfurt am Main

  1. Giessen
  2. Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
  3. Stuttgart
2h 28m
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34€ - 127€

Gießen to Stuttgart train times

Trains run hourly between Gießen and Stuttgart. The earliest departure is at 20:31 in the evening, and the last departure from Gießen is at 21:53 which arrives into Stuttgart at 03:20. All services require a transfer at FRANKFURT(MAIN)HBF and take an average of 3h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Giessen and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart once a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Gießen and Stuttgart is 204 km. The road distance is 265.8 km.

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Gießen to Stuttgart train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Giessen station.

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Gießen to Stuttgart train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Gießen and Stuttgart?

You can take a train from Gießen to Stuttgart via Frankfurt(Main)Hbf in around 2h 28m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It offers many different types of rail transportation, including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Giessen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
20€ - 28€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Giessen to Frankfurt(Main)Hbf
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(Main)Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Giessen to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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