There are 7 ways to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR) by plane, train, night 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.

Recommended option

Fly  •  40 min

  1. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR) FRA - STR

$65 - $210

Cheapest option

Bus via Karlsruhe  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe 217 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart Francfort-sur-le-Main > Mannheim > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart > Singen > Winterthur > Zurich > Lucerne > Milan > Turin - Gare routière / ...

$14 - $68

5 alternative options

Train, night train  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Stuttgart Hbf (tief) to Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe S 2

$46 - $66

Train, bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the bus from Mannheim to Stuttgart Francfort-sur-le-Main > Mannheim > Karlsruhe > Stuttgart > Singen > Winterthur > Zurich > Lucerne > Milan > Turin - Gare routière / ...

$28 - $93

Bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport 110 / ...

$18 - $23

Bus Eurolines DE  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Flughafen

$57 - $81

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR) 126.4 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Frankfurt Airport (FRA), Germany and Stuttgart Airport (STR), Germany?

Lufthansa flies from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR) every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR) via Karlsruhe in around 2 h 43 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
S-Bahn
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Stuttgart Hbf (tief) to Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $5
Schedules at
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Mannheim, Mannheim ZOB to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Bus from Mannheim to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Mannheim Hbf to Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Flughafen
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR)?

The distance between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Stuttgart Airport (STR) is 158 km. The road distance is 202 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR)?

The cheapest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR) is to bus which costs 14€ - 19€ and takes 3 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR)?

The quickest way to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR) is to fly which takes 40 min and costs 55€ - 170€.

Is there a direct train between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Stuttgart Airport (STR)?

No, there is no direct train from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR). However, there are services departing from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and arriving at Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe via Stuttgart Hbf (tief). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 43 min.

Is there a direct bus between Frankfurt Airport (FRA) and Stuttgart Airport (STR)?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport and arriving at Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Frankfurt Airport (FRA) to Stuttgart Airport (STR)?

It takes approximately 40 min to fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Stuttgart (STR), including transfers and time at the airport.