Duration 3h 57m
Distance 261.1 km
Average price 86€
Frequency 9/day

Trip overview

The average train between Stuttgart and Alsace takes 3h 57m and the fastest train takes 2h 56m. The train service runs several times per day from Stuttgart to Alsace. 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 Mannheim • 4h 34m

  1. Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Lachambre
4h 34m
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36€ - 158€

Stuttgart to Alsace train times

Trains run every three hours between Stuttgart and Lachambre. The service departs Stuttgart at 21:51 at night, which arrives into Lachambre at 05:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 3h 57m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Alsace. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at St Avold via Mannheim Hbf, Saarbruecken Hbf and Forbach. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 34m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Alsace is 148 km. The road distance is 261.1 km.

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Stuttgart to Alsace train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Stuttgart to Alsace train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Saarbruecken Hbf station.

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You can take a train from Stuttgart to Lachambre via Mannheim Hbf, Saarbruecken Hbf, and Forbach in around 4h 34m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 40€

About Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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).

Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

About Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 4m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

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.

Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 15€

About Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)

Train from Hauptbahnhof to Mannheim Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)

Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

About ÖBB EuroCity

Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at

Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€

About TGV inOui

Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
32€ - 38€
1st Class
27€ - 33€
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 41€
1st Class
31€ - 37€
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
18€ - 28€

About Railjet

Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
18€ - 28€
Website
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 22€

About Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 30€

About Deutsche Bahn Regional

Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
21€ - 30€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

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