There are 8 ways to get from Madrid to Stuttgart by plane, 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.

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Fly to Stuttgart  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Stuttgart (STR) MAD - STR

$77 - $243

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Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Frankfurt (FRA) MAD - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf

$87 - $263

Fly to Strasbourg, train  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Madrid (MAD) to Strasbourg (SXB) MAD - SXB
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf

$146 - $392

Train  •  14 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Madrid-Puerta de Atocha to Barcelona Sants Ave
  2. Take the train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon Tgv
  3. Take the train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...

$387 - $496

Bus via Estrasburgo  •  27 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Estrasburgo
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf

$133 - $197

Bus, train  •  28 h 35 min

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

$122 - $174

Bus  •  3 days 3 h

  1. Take the bus from Madrid to Stuttgart

$110 - $180

Drive  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Madrid to Stuttgart 1154.4 miles

$240 - $360

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Madrid to Stuttgart is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Madrid to Stuttgart is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 23 min.

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The distance between Madrid and Stuttgart is 1377 km. The road distance is 1847 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to get from Madrid to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Madrid and arriving at Stuttgart. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 days 3 h.

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The best way to get from Madrid to Stuttgart is to fly which takes 5 h 23 min and costs 65€ - 220€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 340€ - 440€ and takes 14 h 22 min, You could also bus, which costs 110€ - 180€ and takes 27 h 31 min..

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Map of how to get from Madrid to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 860.5 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 23 min

What companies run services between Madrid, Spain and Stuttgart, Germany?

Iberia, Air France and seven other airlines fly from Madrid to Stuttgart hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Madrid to Stuttgart via Barcelona Sants, Paris Gare de Lyon, Paris Gare De Lyon, Chatelet Les Halles, Les Halles, Gare de l'Est, and Paris Est in around 14 h 22 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Madrid to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Madrid to Strasbourg via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Madrid to Stuttgart via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $200
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Madrid to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Madrid to Strasbourg via Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$95 - $470
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 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Strasbourg to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $40
1st Class
$55 - $65
Train from Barcelona Sants to Paris Gare de Lyon
Ave. Duration
6 h 28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $220
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $220
1st Class
$260 - $390
Train from Paris Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
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
$39 - $40
Spanish Railways AVE
Bus operators
ALSA
Phone
+34 902 42 22 42
Website
alsa.es
Bus from Madrid to Estrasburgo
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
alsa.com
Bus from Madrid to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 days 3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
alsa.com
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 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Madrid to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$95 - $140
Website
eurolines.de

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