There are 9 ways to get from Aachen to Stuttgart by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  4 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf Re1 / ...
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice

$92 - $151

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Rideshare  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Aachen to Stuttgart 259.3 miles

$13 - $35

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Bus Eurolines DE  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt Hbf
  2. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof

$55 - $81

Bus FlixBus  •  7 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport N84 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim 310 / ...

$37 - $48

Drive  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Aachen to Stuttgart 259.2 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Stuttgart  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Stuttgart (STR) DUS - STR

$91 - $206

Train, train to Frankfurt, fly to Stuttgart  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  3. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR

$127 - $311

Train to Brussels, fly to Stuttgart  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
  2. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR

$110 - $303

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Frankfurt (FRA) DUS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf

$141 - $356

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aachen to Stuttgart is to rideshare which costs 11€ - 26€ and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aachen to Stuttgart is to drive which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aachen to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof via Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aachen to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Aachen Hbf and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 6 min.

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The distance between Aachen and Stuttgart is 314 km. The road distance is 414.7 km.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs 75€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 6 min to get from Aachen to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Aachen to Stuttgart bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Aachen Hauptbahnhof station.

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Aachen to Stuttgart train services, operated by Bahn DE, depart from Aachen Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Aachen to Stuttgart is to train which takes 4 h 6 min and costs 75€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 70€ and takes 7 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Aachen to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 196.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 6 min

What companies run services between Aachen, Germany and Stuttgart, Germany?

You can take a train from Aachen to Stuttgart via Köln, Dom / Hbf and Köln Hbf in around 4 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aachen to Stuttgart via Frankfurt Hbf and Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main in around 7 h 44 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Dusseldorf to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Köln, Dom / Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Hbf to Düsseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn

Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and 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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Aachen Central Station to Brusel Nord
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Aachen Central Station to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
Train from Aachen Central Station to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Aachen Hauptbahnhof to Frankfurt Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eurolines.de
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Aachen, Aachen West to Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

Rome2rio's guide to BlaBlaCar
Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Aachen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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