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There are 3 ways to get from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Re / ...

$24 - $44

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Line 122 bus, bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the line 122 bus from Zob to Flughafen/Messe 122
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe 027 / ...

$10 - $58

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe 54.5 miles

$11 - $17

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 1 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe is to drive which costs 10€ - 15€ and takes 1 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe. However, there are services departing from Obertürkheim Bf and arriving at Karlsruhe via Zob and Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe. However, there are services departing from Obertürkheim and arriving at Karlsruhe Hbf via Stuttgart Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart-Obertürkheim and Karlsruhe is 69 km. The road distance is 87.3 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe without a car is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs 21€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to get from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe, including transfers.

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Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe bus services, operated by Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS), depart from Zob station.

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Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe is to train which takes 1 h 50 min and costs 21€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can line 122 bus and bus, which costs 8€ - 55€ and takes 2 h 33 min.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe.
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  • Distance: 43 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 50 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart-Obertürkheim, Germany and Karlsruhe, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 22 min. inOui TGV also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe via Zob and Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport in around 2 h 33 min.

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 Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
Bus operators
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Bus from Zob to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
vvs.de
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 Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Marino Autolinee
Phone
+39 080 3112335
Email
info@marinobus.it
Website
marinobus.it
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7
Website
Marino Autolinee
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
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
Ouibus
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart Airport to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
eurolines.de

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Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Karlsruhe station.

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Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Karlsruhe Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe is 87 km. It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to drive from Stuttgart-Obertürkheim to Karlsruhe.

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