There are 7 ways to get from Basel to Stuttgart by train, bus, night bus, 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  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic

$60 - $95

Cheapest option

Night bus  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the night bus from Basel, Basel central station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N101

$19 - $32

5 alternative options

Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Basel Bad Bf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Interregio-Express / ...

$69 - $109

Bus  •  5 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg Ouibus
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf

$53 - $77

Drive  •  2 h 25 min

  1. Drive from Basel to Stuttgart 162.5 miles

$30 - $50

Train to Zurich, fly to Stuttgart  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stuttgart (STR) ZRH - STR

$88 - $282

Fly Basel to Frankfurt, train  •  3 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Frankfurt (FRA) BSL - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf

$113 - $334

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Basel to Stuttgart is to night bus which costs SFr 18 - SFr 35 and takes 5 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Basel to Stuttgart is to drive which costs SFr 30 - SFr 50 and takes 2 h 25 min.

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The distance between Basel and Stuttgart is 181 km. The road distance is 260.1 km.

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The train from Basel Bad Bf to Stuttgart Hbf takes 2 h 49 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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No, there is no direct bus from Basel to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Basel, Brausebad and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport and Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 6 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Basel Bad Bf and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart once daily. The journey takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Basel, Switzerland and Stuttgart, Germany?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Basel to Stuttgart once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $95 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Basel to Stuttgart via Basel EuroAirport, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport, Strasbourg, and Strasbourg in around 5 h 6 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Basel to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Bad Bf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Bus operators
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Basel Mulhouse Freiburg - Airport to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Night bus from Basel, Basel central station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $28
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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