There are 5 ways to get from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train, bus, rideshare, taxi or car

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Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Interregio-Express / ...

$22 - $35

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Rideshare  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart 50.6 miles

$6

3 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart

$35 - $50

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart 47.1 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart 47.1 miles

$9 - $15

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The cheapest way to get from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart is to rideshare which costs 5€ and takes 1 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart is to train which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 52 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Karlsruhe and arriving at Stuttgart. Services depart twice a week, and operate Tuesday and Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Karlsruhe Hbf and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

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The distance between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart is 62 km. The road distance is 75.3 km.

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The best way to get from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 52 min and costs 19€ - 30€.

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The train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf takes 52 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Karlsruhe to Stuttgart bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, depart from Karlsruhe station.

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Map of how to get from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 38.7 miles
  • Duration: 52 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $24 - $35 and the journey takes 52 min. TGV also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart twice a week. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
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blablacar.co.uk
Taxi from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220

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