There are 5 ways to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 122 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 122 bus from Flughafen/Messe to Weilstraße 122

3€ - 4€

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Train  •  41 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe to Stuttgart Hbf 3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Esslingen(Neckar) Re / ...

15€ - 67€

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar 17.3 km

35€ - 50€

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar 17.3 km

2€ - 3€

Towncar  •  17 min

  1. Take a town car from Stuttgart Airport to Esslingen am Neckar 17.3 km

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar is to drive which costs 2€ - 3€ and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar is to taxi which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Flughafen/Messe and arriving at Weilstraße. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe and arriving at Esslingen(Neckar) via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) and Esslingen am Neckar is 10 km. The road distance is 17.3 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar without a car is to line 122 bus which takes 30 min and costs 3€ - 4€.

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The line 122 bus from Flughafen/Messe to Weilstraße takes 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar bus services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), depart from Flughafen/Messe station.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe station.

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What companies run services between Stuttgart Airport (STR), Germany and Esslingen am Neckar, Germany?

Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS) operates a bus from Flughafen/Messe to Weilstraße hourly. Tickets cost 3€ - 4€ and the journey takes 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar via Stuttgart Hbf in around 41 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
12€ - 22€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Esslingen
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
10€ - 20€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
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 Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Esslingen(Neckar)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Flughafen/Messe to Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 5€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Esslingen
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Esslingen(Neckar)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Bus operators
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Bus from Flughafen/Messe to Weilstraße
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
3€ - 4€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Other operators
Taxi from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
TS Taxi Stuttgart
Phone
+49 172 7273070
Taxi Auto Zentrale
Phone
+49 711/19410
Website
taxi-auto-zentrale.de
Jayride
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Stuttgart Airport to Esslingen am Neckar

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar is to line 122 bus which takes 30 min and costs 3€ - 4€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 15€ - 70€ and takes 41 min.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar bus services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), arrive at Weilstraße station.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Esslingen(Neckar) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar is 17 km. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Esslingen am Neckar.

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