Duration 2h 20m
Distance 222.6 km
Average price 55€
Frequency Hourly

Trip overview

The average train between Stuttgart and Munich takes 2h 20m and the fastest train takes 2h 12m. There is an hourly train service from Stuttgart to Munich. 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. Munich
2h 14m
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26€ - 85€

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Muenchen Hbf. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 14m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Munich is 191 km. The road distance is 222.6 km.

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

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

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What companies run services between Stuttgart and Munich?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express operates a train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf hourly. Tickets cost 45€ - 65€ and the journey takes 2h 14m. Four other operators also service this route.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€

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 Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€

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 Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€

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 Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
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.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
45€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
Railjet
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€

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).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Railjet

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