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There are 11 ways to get from Stuttgart to Athens by plane, train, bus and ferry, bus, car or car ferry

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 from Stuttgart  •  6h 4m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Athens (ATH) STR - ATH

$97 - $215

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Bus Has Turizm  •  38h 48m

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Athens

$71 - $124

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Athens (ATH) FRA - ATH

$136 - $398

Train to Zurich, fly  •  8h 50m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Athens (ATH) ZRH - ATH

$151 - $396

Train to Munich, fly  •  8h 39m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Athens (ATH) MUC - ATH

$140 - $373

Train, bus and ferry  •  30h 10m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Ost to Bologna Centrale Ec
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Bologna to Kalabaka
  4. Take the train from Kalambaka to Athens

$246 - $429

Train, bus  •  31h 17m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Kelenföld Rj
  2. Take the bus from Budapest to Athens Siamos Tours

$259 - $382

Bus Fudeks  •  33h

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Beograd
  2. Take the bus from Beograd to Athens

$122 - $185

Drive, car ferry  •  32h 38m

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Venice
  2. Take the car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Athens

$251 - $483

Train, car ferry, bus  •  46h 29m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia Ec
  3. Take the car ferry from Venezia to Patras
  4. Take the bus from Patras to Athens

$222 - $519

Drive  •  22h 30m

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Athens 1427.4 miles

$340 - $500

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Athens is to bus which costs 60€ - 110€ and takes 38h 48m.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Athens is to fly which costs 80€ - 190€ and takes 6h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Athens. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart and arriving at Athens via Beograd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 33h.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Athens is 1675 km. The road distance is 2283.8 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Athens without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 30h 10m and costs 210€ - 380€.

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It takes approximately 6h 4m to get from Stuttgart to Athens, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Athens bus services, operated by Fudeks, depart from Stuttgart station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Athens is to fly which takes 6h 4m and costs 80€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 100€ - 170€ and takes 33h.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Athens Airport is the direct flight which takes 2h 35m.

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Stuttgart to Athens bus services, operated by Crazy Holidays, arrive at Athens station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Athens.
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  • Distance: 1046.8 miles
  • Duration: 6h 4m

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Athens, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, Eurowings and seven other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Athens every 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Athens via Beograd in around 33h.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Munich to Athens via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Flights from Munich to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Flights from Munich to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Munich to Athens via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $460
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Tarom
Website
tarom.ro
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Bucharest Otopeni
Ave. Duration
5h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Ost to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
6h 23m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Kelenföld
Ave. Duration
9h 4m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$170 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Kalambaka to Athens
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $50
Website
trainose.gr
Book at
Raileurope.com
2nd Class Ticket
$19 - $24
1st Class Ticket
$27 - $35
InterCity 2nd Class Ticket
$37 - $43
InterCity 1st Class Ticket
$46 - $51
Bus operators
Portokalidis Tours
Website
portokalidistours.gr
Bus and ferry from Bologna to Kalabaka
Ave. Duration
13h 6m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Schedules at
portokalidistours.gr
Siamos Tours
Phone
0030 2108219900
Email
vsiamos@otenet.gr
Website
siamostours.gr
Bus from Budapest to Athens
Ave. Duration
20h 48m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Schedules at
siamostours.gr
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Stuttgart to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Schedules at
en.fudeks.rs
Book at
fudeks.rs
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Beograd to Athens
Ave. Duration
16h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.com.tr
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
27h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hasturizm.bg
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
24h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Union Ivkoni
Valeross
Phone
046/ 66 13 21
Email
valeross_holiday@abv.bg
Website
valeross.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
10h 3m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $70
Schedules at
valeross.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus from Sofia to Athens
Ave. Duration
14h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$61 - $65
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
21h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79
Airplane economy seats
$93
2-berth outside
$180 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31h 1m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$97 - $99
Aircraft-type seats
$118 - $120
2 bed inside cabin
$312 - $313
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Athens is 1h ahead of Stuttgart. It is currently 1:55 AM in Stuttgart and 2:55 AM in Athens.

Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Athens is 2284 km. It takes approximately 22h 30m to drive from Stuttgart to Athens.

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Aegean Airlines, Eurowings, Air Serbia and six other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Athens Airport.

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There are 4124+ hotels available in Athens. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27m and costs 2€ - 5€.

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