There are 9 ways to get from Budapest to Stuttgart by plane, train, bus, rideshare 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 Budapest to Stuttgart  •  4 h 34 min

  1. Fly from Budapest (BUD) to Stuttgart (STR) BUD - STR

$63 - $227

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Rideshare  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Budapest to Stuttgart 547.3 miles

$50

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Fly Budapest to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 57 min

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

$116 - $321

Train to Vienna, fly to Stuttgart  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
  2. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Stuttgart (STR) VIE - STR

$108 - $278

Train  •  10 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf Ice
  3. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...

$175 - $266

Train via Salzburg Hbf  •  11 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Kelenföld to Wien Hbf D / ...
  2. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf Rj
  3. Take the train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf M / ...
  4. Take the train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...

$166 - $266

Bus FlixBus  •  13 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N91

$54 - $88

Bus Eurolines HU  •  15 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Budapest Népliget to Stuttgart Airport 794

$58 - $92

Drive  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Budapest to Stuttgart 547.2 miles

$110 - $170

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No, there is no direct bus from Budapest to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld and arriving at Ruhbank via Flughafen/Messe and Plieningen Seemühlenweg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 18 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Budapest to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Kelenföld and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Wien Hbf and Nürnberg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 26 min.

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The distance between Budapest and Stuttgart is 745 km. The road distance is 875.5 km.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 10 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 34 min to get from Budapest to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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

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Budapest to Stuttgart train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Kelenföld station.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Stuttgart is to fly which takes 4 h 34 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 26 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 13 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Budapest Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Budapest to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 465.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 34 min

What companies run services between Budapest, Hungary and Stuttgart, Germany?

Eurowings, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Budapest to Stuttgart hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Budapest to Stuttgart via Wien Hbf and Nürnberg Hbf in around 10 h 26 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $270
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $480
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $340
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $310
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $430
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $140
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Budapest to Frankfurt via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$29 - $160
Train operators
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 Kelenföld to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
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
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Wien Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Wien Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
Train from Salzburg Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.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
Bus operators
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 Budapest, Budapest Kelenföld to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
12 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines HU
Phone
+36 (1) 382-0888
Email
info@volanbusz.hu
Website
eurolines.hu
Bus from Budapest Népliget to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Schedules at
nemzetkozi.volanbusz.hu
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 Budapest to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
10 h 49 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Budapest to Stuttgart train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Budapest to Stuttgart is 876 km. It takes approximately 8 h 22 min to drive from Budapest to Stuttgart.

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Austrian Airlines, Eurowings, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Budapest 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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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Budapest and Stuttgart. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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The best way to get from Budapest to Budapest Airport is to bus which takes 33 min and costs .

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