There are 6 ways to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart by train, ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train Deutsche Bahn  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Konstanz 138-Y
  2. Take the train from Singen(Hohentwiel) to Stuttgart Hbf Ic

$57 - $86

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Bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Bregenz to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport N77 / ...

$18 - $31

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Ferry, train  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai 166-Y
  2. Take the train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Stuttgart Hbf Re / ...

$55 - $85

Train Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from St. Gallen to Schaffhausen 8
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Stuttgart Hbf Ic

$55 - $88

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Sankt Gallen to Stuttgart 136.6 miles

$28 - $45

Train, fly  •  3 h 9 min

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

$81 - $260

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No, there is no direct bus from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Ruhbank via Bregenz, Flughafen/Messe and Plieningen Seemühlenweg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from St. Gallen and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Konstanz and Singen(Hohentwiel). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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The distance between Canton of St. Gallen and Stuttgart is 181 km. The road distance is 218.5 km.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 48 min to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Bregenz station.

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Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart train services, operated by Thurbo, depart from St. Gallen station.

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The best way to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart is to train which takes 3 h 48 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 3 min.

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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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Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport station.

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Map of how to get from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 113.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 48 min

What companies run services between Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland and Stuttgart, Germany?

You can take a train from Sankt Gallen to Stuttgart via Konstanz and Singen(Hohentwiel) in around 3 h 48 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Sankt Gallen to Stuttgart twice daily. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Konstanz
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Train from St. Gallen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thurbo.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 Singen(Hohentwiel) to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Friedrichshafen Stadt to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
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 Schaffhausen to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Rapperswil to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Bus operators
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 Bregenz to Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Romanshorn Autoquai to Friedrichshafen Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
bsb.de

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Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart is 219 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Canton of St. Gallen to Stuttgart.

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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