There are 10 ways to get from Bologna to Stuttgart by plane, train, bus or car

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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Fly Bologna to Stuttgart  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Stuttgart (STR) BLQ - STR

$73 - $249

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Bus Busitalia Simet S.p.A.  •  10 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to VERONA - Staz. FS P. NUOVA Autostaz. stallo 141/143 DIETRO CHIESA Baltour
  2. Take the bus from Verona to Fellbach

$47 - $66

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Train to Venice, fly to Stuttgart  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
  2. Fly from Venice (VCE) to Stuttgart (STR) VCE - STR

$74 - $360

Fly Bologna to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 27 min

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

$116 - $373

Train, train to Pisa, fly to Stuttgart  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
  3. Fly from Pisa (PSA) to Stuttgart (STR) PSA - STR

$115 - $375

Train, train to Milan Malpensa, fly to Stuttgart  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Porta Garibaldi
  2. Take the train from Milano Porta Garibaldi to Malpensa Aeroporto T.1
  3. Fly from Milan Malpensa (MXP) to Stuttgart (STR) MXP - STR

$65 - $201

Fly Bologna to Munich, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Bologna (BLQ) to Munich (MUC) BLQ - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf

$119 - $331

Train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB Ec
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf Ic

$140 - $240

Bus FlixBus  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Bologna, Bologna to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N422 / ...

$48 - $78

Drive  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Bologna to Stuttgart 453.6 miles

$100 - $160

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No, there is no direct bus from Bologna to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Bologna, Bologna and arriving at Ruhbank via Flughafen/Messe and Plieningen Seemühlenweg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bologna to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Bologna C.Le and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Milano Centrale and Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 2 min.

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The distance between Bologna and Stuttgart is 505 km. The road distance is 725.7 km.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Stuttgart without a car is to bus which takes 10 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Bologna to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Bologna to Stuttgart bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bologna, Bologna station.

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Bologna to Stuttgart train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, depart from Bologna C.Le station.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Stuttgart is to fly which takes 5 h 39 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 1 min, you could also train, which costs and takes 10 h 2 min.

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There is no direct flight from Bologna Airport to Stuttgart Airport. The quickest flight takes 2 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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

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Map of how to get from Bologna to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 315.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 39 min

What companies run services between Bologna, Italy and Stuttgart, Germany?

Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and 10 other airlines fly from Bologna to Stuttgart hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bologna to Stuttgart via VERONA - Staz. FS P. NUOVA Autostaz. stallo 141/143 DIETRO CHIESA, Verona, and Fellbach in around 10 h 1 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $600
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $270
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $230
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Bologna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $260
Flights from Pisa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Pisa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Air Dolomiti
Website
airdolomiti.it
Flights from Bologna to Munich
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 41 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $480
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$240 - $900
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Venice to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $390
Flights from Milan Malpensa to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$35 - $200
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bologna to Stuttgart via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Venezia Mestre
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $24
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$20 - $24
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze Smn
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $16
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$13 - $16
Train from Firenze Smn to Pisa C.Le
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $14
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$11 - $14
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 060708
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Venezia Mestre Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Firenze Santa Maria Novella Station
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Bologna Centrale Station to Milano Centrale Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
italotreno.it
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Porta Garibaldi
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Train from Bologna C.Le to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$70 - $95
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
4 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
Baltour
Phone
+39 0861 1991900
Email
info@baltour.it
Website
baltour.it
Bus from Bologna - Terminal Bus 200 Mt. Da Stazione Fs to VERONA - Staz. FS P. NUOVA Autostaz. stallo 141/143 DIETRO CHIESA
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
http://www.baltour.it/
Busitalia Simet S.p.A.
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.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bologna, Bologna to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
10 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Bologna to Stuttgart train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bologna to Stuttgart is 726 km. It takes approximately 7 h 10 min to drive from Bologna to Stuttgart.

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Vueling Airlines, Eurowings, British Airways and five other airlines offer flights from Bologna Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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There are 611+ hotels available in Stuttgart. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bologna to Bologna Airport is to line 40 bus which takes 13 min and costs .

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