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There are 6 ways to get from Belgium to Stuttgart by train, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...

€93 - €152

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Bus and ferry  •  12h 26m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Brussels to Stuttgart Airport

€26 - €38

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Bus  •  9h 59m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels-North train station to Stuttgart Airport Busterminal N136 / ...

€33 - €41

Drive  •  5h 10m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Stuttgart 556.8 km

€60 - €90

Fly to Stuttgart  •  3h 45m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Stuttgart (STR) BRU - STR

€57 - €245

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h

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

€80 - €244

Belgium to Stuttgart by tram and train

The journey time between Belgium and Stuttgart is around 4h 27m and covers a distance of around 564 km. The fastest journey normally takes 4h 12m. Operated by STIB, Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express and Railjet, the Belgium to Stuttgart service departs from Bourse and arrives in Stuttgart Hbf. Typically 49 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 27m
Fastest journey time:
4h 12m
Services per week:
49
Cheapest price:
€102
Carbon emissions:
29 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
06:11
Last service departs at:
18:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Belgium to Stuttgart tram and train schedules

Belgium → Germany
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International entry into Germany from Belgium

  • Entry is restricted for citizens and permanent residents of Belgium
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Allowed for: Citizens and permanent residents of Germany, as well as residents from Albania, Andorra, Australia, China, Falkland Islands, Hong Kong, Macau, Monaco, New Zealand, San Marino, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, United States and Vatican

Restricted for: Foreign nationals from outside Germany with the above exceptions

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Conditions of entry into Germany from Belgium

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Belgium
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival for all travellers by air
  • A negative result for COVID-19 is a condition to end the quarantine obligation earlier. It is tested in quarantine on day 5
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state
  • Pre-arrival health declaration
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempted from providing a negative COVID-19 test
  • Arrivals vaccinated against COVID-19 are exempted from compulsory quarantine
  • Quarantine is not required if the traveller has recovered from COVID-19 in the past 6 months (certificate needed)
This also applies to arrivals from the following regions:
France: Mayotte, French Guiana, Guadeloupe
Finland: Satakunta, Uusimaa, Varsinais-Suomi
Norway: Innlandet
Portugal: Azores, Madeira

This applies to arrivals from all countries, with no exceptions
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Andorra, Belgium, Denmark, France, Greece, Ireland, Latvia, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Slovenia, Spain, Switzerland and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Germany

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Considerations leaving from Belgium

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


No, entry into Germany from Belgium is currently restricted.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Domestic border crossings may be subject to approval, testing and quarantine

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Stuttgart is 116 117.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Stuttgart is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Stuttgart is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 116 117.

No, but conditions apply when returning to Belgium from Germany.

See options for return travel.

Last updated: 14 Jun 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: Robert Koch Institute.

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The cheapest way to get from Belgium to Stuttgart is to bus and ferry which costs €26 - €40 and takes 12h 26m.

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The quickest way to get from Belgium to Stuttgart is to fly which costs €55 - €250 and takes 3h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Belgium station to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Brussels-North train station and arriving at Stuttgart Büchsenstraße via Echterdingen Flughafen/Messe and Stuttgart Universität. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Belgium to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Bourse and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Bruxelles-Nord and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 39m.

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The distance between Belgium and Stuttgart is 384 km. The road distance is 556.8 km.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 5h 39m and costs €90 - €160.

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It takes approximately 5h 39m to get from Belgium to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Belgium to Stuttgart bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Brussels-North train station.

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Belgium to Stuttgart train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Bruxelles-Nord station.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Stuttgart is to train which takes 5h 39m and costs €90 - €160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €30 - €45 and takes 9h 59m, you could also fly, which costs €55 - €250 and takes 3h 45m.

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Map of how to get from Belgium to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 384.4 km
  • Duration: 5h 39m

What companies run services between Belgium and Stuttgart, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Stuttgart via Gare Du Nord, Bruxelles-Nord, and Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf in around 5h 39m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Brussels-North train station to Stuttgart Airport Busterminal once daily. Tickets cost €29 - €35 and the journey takes 8h 45m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €420
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €360
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €370
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€45 - €230
Flights from Brussels to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €370
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Brussels to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€45 - €230
Train operators
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 Bruxelles-Nord to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€65 - €95
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
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 12m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Railjet
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels-North train station to Stuttgart Airport Busterminal
Ave. Duration
8h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€29 - €35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus and ferry from Brussels to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
10h 46m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€21 - €30
Schedules at
union-ivkoni.com

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The quickest flight from Brussels Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Belgium to Stuttgart bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stuttgart Airport Busterminal station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Belgium to Stuttgart is 557 km. It takes approximately 5h 10m to drive from Belgium to Stuttgart.

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Eurowings, Brussels Airlines, KLM and Lufthansa offer flights from Brussels Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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There are 247+ hotels available in Stuttgart. Prices start at €75 per night.

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The best way to get from Belgium to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 12 min and costs €8 - €10.

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