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Duration 1h 33m
Distance 201.6 km
Average price 45€
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Stuttgart and Kaiserslautern takes 1h 33m and the fastest train takes 1h 28m. The train service runs several times per day from Stuttgart to Kaiserslautern. 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

  1. Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Kaiserslautern
1h 28m
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22€ - 75€

Stuttgart to Kaiserslautern train times

Trains run twice daily between Stuttgart and Kaiserslautern. The earliest departure is at 16:53 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Stuttgart is at 20:04 which arrives into Kaiserslautern at 21:32. All services run direct with no transfers required, and take on average 1h 33m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Kaiserslautern Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 28m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Kaiserslautern is 126 km. The road distance is 201.6 km.

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Stuttgart to Kaiserslautern train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Stuttgart to Kaiserslautern train services, operated by Austrian Railways (ÖBB), arrive at Kaiserslautern Hbf station.

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What companies run services between Stuttgart and Kaiserslautern?

Austrian Railways (ÖBB) operates a train from Stuttgart Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf once daily. Tickets cost 30€ - 45€ and the journey takes 1h 28m. Two other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
11€ - 15€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€

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 Stuttgart Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€ - 35€

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.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
12€ - 18€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 45€

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 Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Kaiserslautern Hbf
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
19€ - 27€
Website
Deutsche Bahn

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