There are 5 ways to get from Munich 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  •  2 h 17 min

  1. Ice / ...

$50 - $75

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 35 min

  1. 138.8 miles

$9 - $19

3 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 20 min

$40 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. 138.6 miles

$29 - $45

Fly  •  3 h 57 min

  1. MUC - STR

$85 - $237

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Munich to Stuttgart every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 17 min. TGV also services this route once daily. Alternatively, Eurolines DE operates a bus from Munich to Stuttgart 5 times a week. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 3 h 20 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from München Zob to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
eurolines.de
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Munich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Munich and Stuttgart is 191 km. The road distance is 222 km.

The cheapest way to get from Munich to Stuttgart is to rideshare which costs 8€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Munich to Stuttgart is to drive which takes 2 h 16 min and costs 25€ - 40€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from München Hbf and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 17 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from München Zob and arriving at Stuttgart. Services depart five times a week, and operate Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 3 h 20 min.

The train from München Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf takes 2 h 17 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.