There are 8 ways to get from Grenoble to Stuttgart by train, 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  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv Tgv
  2. Take the train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Karlsruhe Hbf Tgv
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...

132€ - 223€

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Bus  •  13h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport 720

42€ - 51€

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Train via Zürich  •  9h 4m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Geneve Ter / ...
  2. Take the train from Genève to Zürich HB 1 / ...
  3. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf Ic

166€ - 304€

Bus, train  •  13h 24m

  1. Take the bus from Grenoble to Karlsruhe 95
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ic / ...

48€ - 103€

Drive  •  6h 11m

  1. Drive from Grenoble to Stuttgart 595 km

70€ - 110€

Train, fly to Stuttgart  •  4h 54m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Stuttgart (STR) LYS - STR

102€ - 304€

Train, fly to Strasbourg  •  5h 48m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Strasbourg (SXB) LYS - SXB
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf

106€ - 416€

Train, fly to Frankfurt  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Frankfurt (FRA) LYS - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf

115€ - 343€

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The cheapest way to get from Grenoble to Stuttgart is to bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 13h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Grenoble to Stuttgart is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 310€ and takes 4h 54m.

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No, there is no direct train from Grenoble to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Grenoble and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv and Karlsruhe Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 49m.

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The distance between Grenoble and Stuttgart is 479 km. The road distance is 595 km.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 7h 49m and costs 130€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 7h 49m to get from Grenoble to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Grenoble to Stuttgart train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Grenoble station.

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The best way to get from Grenoble to Stuttgart is to train which takes 7h 49m and costs 130€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 13h 20m.

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The quickest flight from Lyon Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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

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Map of how to get from Grenoble to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 479.4 km
  • Duration: 7h 49m

What companies run services between Grenoble, France and Stuttgart, Germany?

You can take a train from Grenoble to Stuttgart via Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv and Karlsruhe Hbf in around 7h 49m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Grenoble to Stuttgart 5 times a week. Tickets cost 35€ - 45€ and the journey takes 12h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 850€
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
50€ - 230€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 470€
Flights from Lyon to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
85€ - 460€
Flights from Lyon to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
130€ - 390€
Twin Jet
Website
twinjet.fr
Flights from Lyon to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
140€ - 600€
Train operators
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Grenoble to Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
29€ - 40€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
33€ - 39€
1st Class
29€ - 34€
Train from Lyon-Saint Exupery Tgv to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
29€ - 34€
1st Class
23€ - 28€
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
35€ - 45€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
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 Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Grenoble to Geneve
Ave. Duration
2h 2m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 45€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
26€ - 30€
1st Class
41€ - 44€
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Grenoble to Genève
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Genève to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
75€ - 140€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
65€ - 120€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Railjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
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).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Grenoble to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
12h 25m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
35€ - 45€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Grenoble to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
12h 10m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Eurolines FR

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Yes, the driving distance between Grenoble to Stuttgart is 595 km. It takes approximately 6h 11m to drive from Grenoble to Stuttgart.

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Air France, Twin Jet and Lufthansa offer flights from Lyon Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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