There are 9 ways to get from Stuttgart to Aachen by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Ice
  2. Re / ...

$81 - $121

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  4 h 32 min

  1. 258.7 miles

$22 - $35

7 alternative options

Train via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Ice

$92 - $134

Bus  •  7 h 41 min

$55 - $87

Train, bus  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Interregio-Express / ...
  2. N93

$44 - $74

Drive  •  3 h 50 min

  1. 259 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Stuttgart to Dusseldorf, train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. STR - DUS

$87 - $189

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Dusseldorf, train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. FRA - DUS

$137 - $334

Fly Stuttgart to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 45 min

  1. STR - FRA

$117 - $289

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Aachen, Germany?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Aachen via Siegburg/Bonn in around 3 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Aachen via Cologne and Köln ZOB in around 7 h 41 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
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 Frankfurt to Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $320
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 14 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Dusseldorf via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $900
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Siegburg/Bonn
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg/Bonn to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen West
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Bahn DE
Website
bahn.de
Train from Siegburg Bf to Aachen Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
DB Regio NRW - RB33
Website
avv.de
Train from Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf Hbf to Aachen, Aachen, West Bf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
avv.de
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Cologne
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Schedules at
deinbus.de
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Köln ZOB to Aachen Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Aachen, Aachen Hüls
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Stuttgart to Aachen
Ave. Duration
4 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stuttgart and Aachen is 314 km. The road distance is 414 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Aachen is to rideshare which costs 19€ - 30€ and takes 4 h 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Aachen is to train which takes 3 h 46 min and costs 65€ - 110€.

No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Aachen Hbf via Siegburg/Bonn. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Aachen. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Aachen Hauptbahnhof via Köln ZOB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 41 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Stuttgart to Aachen, including transfers.