There are 6 ways to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Fly, train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Toulouse (TLS) STR - TLS
  2. Take the train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne

$114 - $260

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Bus Eurolines CH  •  21 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe 027 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Basel, Basel central station 322 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Basel to Carcassonne

$88 - $116

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Train  •  13 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch Tgv
  3. Take the train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne Ic / ...

$217 - $282

Train via Lyon Part Dieu  •  14 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu Tgv
  3. Take the train from Lyon Part Dieu to Carcassonne Tgv

$239 - $291

Bus Eurolines FR  •  21 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Lyon
  2. Take the bus from Lyon to Carcassonne

$118 - $166

Drive  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château 699.3 miles

$150 - $220

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château is to bus which costs 75€ - 100€ and takes 21 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château is to fly and train which costs 95€ - 230€ and takes 8 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport and arriving at Couiza via Karlsruhe, Basel and Carcassonne. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 21 h 35 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) and Rennes-le-Château is 835 km. The road distance is 1118.9 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château without a car is to train which takes 13 h 32 min and costs 180€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château, including transfers.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château is to train which takes 13 h 32 min and costs 180€ - 250€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 150€ and takes 21 h 30 min.

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There is no direct flight from Stuttgart Airport to Toulouse Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 40 min and has one stopover.

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Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château bus services, operated by Eurolines CH, arrive at Carcassonne station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château.
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  • Distance: 522.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart Airport (STR), Germany and Rennes-le-Château, France?

You can take a train from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château via Hauptbahnhof, Stuttgart Hbf, Strasbourg, Montpellier Saint-Roch, and Carcassonne in around 13 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château via Hauptbahnhof, Stuttgart Hbf, Lyon, and Carcassonne in around 21 h 30 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $470
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 38 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $410
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Madrid
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $490
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $750
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Toulouse via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $360
Train operators
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$19 - $28
1st Class
$26 - $40
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$27 - $40
1st Class
$35 - $60
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Toulouse-Matabiau to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $43
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Strasbourg to Montpellier Saint-Roch
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$150 - $180
1st Class
$200 - $300
Train from Montpellier Saint-Roch to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$40 - $41
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Lyon Part Dieu
Ave. Duration
4 h 44 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $220
Train from Lyon Part Dieu to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$90 - $105
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$90 - $105
1st Class
$130 - $180
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Lyon
Ave. Duration
9 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Isilines
Phone
0 892 89 12 00
Website
isilines.com
Bus from Lyon to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
7 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
isilines.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Karlsruhe to Basel, Basel central station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Basel to Carcassonne
Ave. Duration
13 h 15 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château is 1119 km. It takes approximately 10 h 17 min to drive from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Rennes-le-Château.

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Eurowings, Brussels Airlines, Iberia and six other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Toulouse Airport.

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There are 226+ hotels available in Rennes-le-Château. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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