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There are 6 ways to get from Amsterdam to Stuttgart by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 33m

  1. Take the train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...

57€ - 160€

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Bus  •  11h

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Stuttgart

30€ - 45€

4 alternative options

Bus via Stuttgart-Obertürkheim  •  11h 54m

  1. Take the bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Stuttgart Oberturkheim

54€ - 81€

Drive  •  5h 42m

  1. Drive from Amsterdam to Stuttgart 619.1 km

80€ - 130€

Fly to Stuttgart  •  3h 53m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Stuttgart (STR) AMS - STR

74€ - 459€

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 15m

  1. Fly from Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) to Frankfurt (FRA) AMS - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf

90€ - 278€

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The cheapest way to get from Amsterdam to Stuttgart is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 11h.

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The quickest way to get from Amsterdam to Stuttgart is to fly which costs 70€ - 460€ and takes 3h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Amsterdam Centraal Station station and arriving at Stuttgart. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11h.

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No, there is no direct train from Amsterdam to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Amsterdam Centraal and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Duesseldorf Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 33m.

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The distance between Amsterdam and Stuttgart is 501 km. The road distance is 619.1 km.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 5h 33m and costs 55€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 5h 33m to get from Amsterdam to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Amsterdam to Stuttgart bus services, operated by Deinbus, depart from Amsterdam Centraal Station.

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Amsterdam to Stuttgart train services, operated by Dutch Railways (NS), depart from Amsterdam Centraal station.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Stuttgart is to train which takes 5h 33m and costs 55€ - 160€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 11h, you could also fly, which costs 70€ - 460€ and takes 3h 53m.

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  • Distance: 501 km
  • Duration: 5h 33m

What companies run services between Amsterdam, Netherlands and Stuttgart, Germany?

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Stuttgart via Duesseldorf Hbf in around 5h 33m. Alternatively, Deinbus operates a bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Stuttgart once daily. Tickets cost 30€ - 45€ and the journey takes 11h.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 600€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 370€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 1700€
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
75€ - 200€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Amsterdam Schiphol to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 650€
Train operators
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Amsterdam Centraal to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
22€ - 50€
Website
NS
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Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
22€ - 30€
1st Class
35€ - 50€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

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 Duesseldorf Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Amsterdam Centraal Station to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
11h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Amsterdam Amstel to Stuttgart Oberturkheim
Ave. Duration
10h 10m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 10m.

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Amsterdam to Stuttgart bus services, operated by Deinbus, arrive at Stuttgart station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Amsterdam to Stuttgart is 619 km. It takes approximately 5h 42m to drive from Amsterdam to Stuttgart.

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Eurowings, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Amsterdam Schiphol Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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

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There are 856+ hotels available in Stuttgart. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Amsterdam to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is to train which takes 13 min and costs 6€ - 13€.

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