There are 7 ways to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Dusseldorf (DUS) STR - DUS
  2. Take the train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf

$91 - $204

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Bus  •  8 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station N952 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Aachen Hauptbahnhof

$53 - $87

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Fly to Brussels, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Brussels (BRU) STR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Aachen Central Station

$112 - $301

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Frankfurt (FRA) STR - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
  3. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf

$130 - $308

Train  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Köln Hbf Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf Re1 / ...

$95 - $148

Train via Mainz Hbf  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mainz Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Mainz Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
  3. Take the train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Aachen Hbf Re1

$101 - $132

Drive  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station 264 miles

$55 - $80

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station is to bus which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 8 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station is to fly and train which costs 75€ - 180€ and takes 3 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport and arriving at Aachen Hauptbahnhof via Frankfurt Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station. However, there are services departing from Flughafen/Messe and arriving at Aachen Hbf via Stuttgart Hbf and Köln, Dom / Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 56 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) and Aachen Central Station is 321 km. The road distance is 422.4 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 56 min and costs 80€ - 130€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station, including transfers.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport station.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station is to train which takes 4 h 56 min and costs 80€ - 130€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 45€ - 75€ and takes 8 h 23 min.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station.
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  • Distance: 200.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart Airport (STR), Germany and Aachen Central Station, Germany?

You can take a train from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station via Hauptbahnhof, Stuttgart Hbf, Köln Hbf, and Köln, Dom / Hbf in around 4 h 56 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and Frankfurt Hbf in around 8 h 23 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $400
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $460
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $490
Train operators
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $34
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Dom / Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Train from Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $28
Schedules at
bahn.de
Thalys
Website
thalys.com
Train from Düsseldorf to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$35 - $55
1st Class
$55 - $75
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$24 - $45
1st Class
$40 - $55
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 Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Train from Brusel Nord to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hauptbahnhof to Aachen Central Station
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Köln Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mainz Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
TransRegio
Phone
+49-261-98887070
Email
service@trans-regio.de
Website
trans-regio.de
Train from Mainz Hbf to Köln, Deutz Bf Deutz / Messe LANXESS arena
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
trans-regio.de
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 Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Frankfurt Hbf to Aachen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
eurolines.de

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Dusseldorf Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station bus services, operated by Eurolines DE, arrive at Aachen Hauptbahnhof station.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station train services, operated by Bahn DE, arrive at Aachen Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station is 422 km. It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Aachen Central Station.

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Swiss, Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Dusseldorf Airport.

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There are 743+ hotels available in Aachen Central Station. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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