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There are 4 ways to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Bregenz N77
  2. Take the bus from Alberschwende Dorfplatz to Schröcken Dorf R1

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Train  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Langen am Arlberg Ic

$92 - $135

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech 186.8 miles

$35 - $60

Fly, train  •  5 h

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Feldkirch
  3. Take the train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg

$141 - $337

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 7 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) and Lech is 179 km. The road distance is 298.8 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 59 min to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech is to bus which takes 5 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs 80€ - 120€ and takes 6 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech is 299 km. It takes approximately 3 h 7 min to drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech.

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Swiss offers flights from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport.

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There are 2175+ hotels available in Lech. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech.
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  • Distance: 112 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 59 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart Airport (STR), Germany and Lech, Austria?

You can take a bus from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech via Bregenz, Alberschwende, Alberschwende Dorfplatz, and Schröcken Dorf in around 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Lech once daily. Tickets cost $55 - $85 and the journey takes 4 h 29 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
4 h 29 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
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 Zürich HB to Feldkirch
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

The national railway system of Austria, the OBB carried 209 million passengers on local and regional trains, and 35 million on long-distance trains in 2016 alone. The OBB’s 4865 km network covers 570 trains simultaneously at peak times, with one train leaving every 12 seconds, making it a supremely efficient way to travel around the country and surrounding region. The company’s extensive network connects cities in Austria, and adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia.

Contact Details
Website
oebb.at
Train from Feldkirch to Langen am Arlberg
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Book at
Raileurope.com
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 Bregenz
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Landbus Bregenzerwald
Phone
+43 5512 26 000
Email
regio@regiobregenzerwald.at
Website
regiobregenzerwald.at
Bus from Alberschwende Dorfplatz to Schröcken Dorf
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
regiobregenzerwald.at

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