There are 7 ways to get from Lausanne to Stuttgart by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich HB 5 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf Ic

$118 - $203

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Bus, train  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne to Tübingen 306
  2. Take the train from Tübingen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Ire / ...

$49 - $79

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Bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile RegioJet
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf

$57 - $85

Drive  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Lausanne to Stuttgart 248 miles

$50 - $80

Train to Zurich, fly to Stuttgart  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Stuttgart (STR) ZRH - STR

$126 - $333

Train to Geneva, fly to Zurich, train  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Zurich (ZRH) GVA - ZRH
  3. Take the train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf

$135 - $287

Train to Geneva, fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Frankfurt (FRA) GVA - FRA
  3. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf

$137 - $357

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Lausanne to Stuttgart is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Lausanne to Stuttgart is to drive which costs SFr 50 - SFr 75 and takes 4 h 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Lausanne to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Lausanne, park.Velodrome and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Lausanne to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Lausanne and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 12 min.

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The distance between Lausanne and Stuttgart is 316 km. The road distance is 396.8 km.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 200.

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It takes approximately 6 h 12 min to get from Lausanne to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Lausanne to Stuttgart bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Lausanne, park.Velodrome station.

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Lausanne to Stuttgart train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Lausanne station.

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The best way to get from Lausanne to Stuttgart is to train which takes 6 h 12 min and costs SFr 110 - SFr 200. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs SFr 55 - SFr 85 and takes 8 h 22 min.

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Map of how to get from Lausanne to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 197.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 12 min

What companies run services between Lausanne, Switzerland and Stuttgart, Germany?

You can take a train from Lausanne to Stuttgart via Zürich HB in around 6 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Lausanne to Stuttgart via Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile and Strasbourg in around 8 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
51 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $320
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $600
Royal Jordanian
Website
rj.com
Flights from Geneva to Zurich
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $390
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Geneva to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Train operators
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Lausanne to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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 Tübingen Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Tübingen Hauptbahnhof to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
vvs.de
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Lausanne, park.Velodrome to Strasbourg, Place de l'Étoile
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $16
Schedules at
regiojet.sk
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Lausanne to Tübingen
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Lausanne to Stuttgart bus services, operated by Eurolines FR, arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Lausanne to Stuttgart train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lausanne to Stuttgart is 397 km. It takes approximately 4 h 17 min to drive from Lausanne to Stuttgart.

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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