Duration 2h 24m
Distance 223.4 km
Average price 55€
Frequency 15/day

Trip overview

The average train between Stuttgart and Saarbrücken takes 2h 24m and the fastest train takes 2h 8m. There is a train service every few hours from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken. 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

  1. Stuttgart Hbf
  2. Mannheim Hbf
  3. Saarbrücken
2h 50m
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30€ - 124€

Stuttgart to Saarbrücken train times

Trains run hourly between Stuttgart and Saarbrücken. The earliest departure is at 19:51 in the evening, and the last departure from Stuttgart is at 21:51 which arrives into Saarbrücken at 00:19. All services require a transfer at MANNHEIM HBF and take an average of 2h 24m. 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 Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Saarbruecken Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 4m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Saarbrücken is 166 km. The road distance is 223.4 km.

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

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

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Book your Stuttgart to Saarbrücken train tickets online with Omio, RailEurope and two other operators.

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There are 332+ hotels available in Saarbrücken. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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What companies run services between Stuttgart and Saarbrücken?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken via Mannheim Hbf in around 2h 50m.
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
26€ - 40€

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
26€ - 40€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
40€ - 60€

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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
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
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 25€

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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Austrian Railways
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Austria Rail Pass
Train from Mannheim Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
22€ - 30€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbruecken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
TGV inOui
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
27€ - 40€

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 Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once daily
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
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 60€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
45€ - 60€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
16€ - 22€

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 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
3 times 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

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