There are 7 ways to get from Hanover to Stuttgart by train, bus, rideshare, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ice

$100 - $150

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Hanover to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station 022 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof

$30 - $53

5 alternative options

Train Flixtrain  •  6 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Hanover, Lehrte station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station K213

Rideshare  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Hanover to Stuttgart 319.6 miles

$32

Drive  •  4 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Hanover to Stuttgart 319.1 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Bremen, fly  •  4 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
  2. Fly from Bremen (BRE) to Stuttgart (STR) BRE - STR

$94 - $259

Train to Hamburg, fly  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
  2. Fly from Hamburg (HAM) to Stuttgart (STR) HAM - STR

$86 - $256

What companies run services between Hanover, Germany and Stuttgart, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Hanover to Stuttgart every 3 hours. Tickets cost $100 - $150 and the journey takes 3 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hanover to Stuttgart via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main in around 8 h 33 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Bremen to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Hamburg to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Hamburg to Stuttgart via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Hamburg to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Hamburg to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Hannover Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Bremen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Hanover, Lehrte station to Stuttgart, Stuttgart central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Hanover to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Hanover to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$32
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Hanover and Stuttgart is 401 km. The road distance is 511 km.

The cheapest way to get from Hanover to Stuttgart is to rideshare which costs 27€ and takes 6 h 15 min.

The quickest way to get from Hanover to Stuttgart is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs 90€ - 130€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Hannover Hbf and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 54 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Hanover to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Hanover and arriving at Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof via Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 33 min.

The train from Hannover Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf takes 3 h 54 min including transfers and departs every three hours.