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

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Train  •  3h 34m

  1. Take the train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf Tgv / ...

90€ - 150€

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Bus via Leonberg Bf  •  7h 53m

  1. Take the bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz

21€ - 30€

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Bus  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport 091 / ...

34€ - 43€

Drive  •  5h 45m

  1. Drive from Paris Gallieni to Stuttgart 617.5 km

75€ - 110€

Fly Paris CDG to Stuttgart  •  4h 23m

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Stuttgart (STR) CDG - STR

63€ - 216€

Fly Paris CDG to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 46m

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

99€ - 335€

Fly Paris Orly to Mulhouse, train  •  6h 20m

  1. Fly from Paris Orly (ORY) to Mulhouse (MLH) ORY - MLH
  2. Take the train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
  3. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof

108€ - 498€

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The cheapest way to get from Paris to Stuttgart is to bus via Leonberg Bf which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 7h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Paris to Stuttgart is to train which costs 90€ - 150€ and takes 3h 34m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Paris to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Paris, Bercy Seine and arriving at Rotebühlplatz via Leonberg Bf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 53m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Paris l'Est and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 34m.

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The distance between Paris and Stuttgart is 500 km. The road distance is 617.5 km.

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The best way to get from Paris to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs 90€ - 150€.

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The train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf takes 3h 34m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Paris to Stuttgart bus services, operated by RegioJet, depart from Paris, Bercy Seine station.

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Paris to Stuttgart train services, operated by TGV inOui, depart from Paris l'Est station.

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Map of how to get from Paris to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 499.6 km
  • Duration: 3h 34m

What companies run services between Paris, France and Stuttgart, Germany?

TGV inOui operates a train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf 3 times a day. Tickets cost 90€ - 130€ and the journey takes 3h 34m. Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express also services this route twice daily. Alternatively, RegioJet operates a bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz twice a week. Tickets cost 17€ - 25€ and the journey takes 7h 5m.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 390€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 460€
Flights from Paris Orly to Mulhouse
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 430€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 1100€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
65€ - 380€
Flights from Paris CDG to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
65€ - 380€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 700€
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Stuttgart via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Train operators
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 34m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
90€ - 130€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
90€ - 110€
1st Class
100€ - 130€
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
25€ - 35€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
25€ - 30€
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Paris l'Est to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
100€ - 150€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
24€ - 35€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Railjet

Railjet trains operate domestically within Austria and also connect to major cities in Germany, Czech Republic, Italy, Switzerland and Hungary. This premium service runs at speeds of up to 230km/h and offers three travel classes (economy, first and business), all with free Wi-Fi and power sockets. Other amenities include a bistro-restaurant car and family zones. Seat reservations can be made up to 90 days prior to the train's departure (compulsory for all cross-border trains but not for domestic routes).

Contact Details
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
29€ - 45€
Website
Railjet
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
55€ - 110€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Trenitalia Eurocity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
45€ - 110€
Website
Trenitalia Eurocity
2nd Class
45€ - 65€
1st Class
80€ - 110€
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Basel Sbb to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
23€ - 35€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
15€ - 21€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
DB Regio AG Baden-Württemberg
Schedules at
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Bus operators
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.com
Bus from Paris, Bercy Seine to Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
17€ - 25€
Website
RegioJet
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy Seine to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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The best way to get from Paris to Stuttgart is to train which takes 3h 34m and costs 90€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus via Leonberg Bf, which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 7h 53m, you could also fly, which costs 60€ - 220€ and takes 4h 23m.

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The quickest flight from Paris CDG Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Paris to Stuttgart bus services, operated by RegioJet, arrive at Stuttgart, Leonberg, Belforter Platz station.

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Paris to Stuttgart train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Paris to Stuttgart is 617 km. It takes approximately 5h 45m to drive from Paris to Stuttgart.

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KLM, Air France, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Paris CDG Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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There are 903+ hotels available in Stuttgart. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Paris to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 38 min and costs 10€.

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