There are 11 ways to get from Stuttgart to Athens by plane, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly from Stuttgart  •  6 h 4 min

  1. STR - ATH

$97 - $214

10 alternative options

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 57 min

  1. FRA - ATH

$137 - $399

Train to Munich, fly  •  8 h 30 min

  1. MUC - ATH

$154 - $387

Train to Zurich, fly  •  8 h 47 min

  1. ZRH - ATH

$145 - $397

Train, bus  •  28 h 5 min

  1. Rj
  2. Korona Travel

$257 - $319

Bus Fudeks  •  33 h

$123 - $187

Drive, car ferry  •  32 h 38 min

$256 - $493

Train  •  41 h 26 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. M / ...
  3. Rex / ...
  4. En
  5. AVE
  6. 601

$196 - $329

Train, car ferry, bus  •  45 h 45 min

  1. Ice / ...
  2. Ec

$224 - $521

Bus Makedonija Soobrakaj AD  •  2 days 5 h

$165 - $229

Drive  •  22 h 30 min

  1. 1427.4 miles

$340 - $500

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

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

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Munich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Munich to Athens via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flights from Munich to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $900
Air Serbia
Website
airserbia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $700
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Belgrade
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $500
Flights from Zurich to Athens via Rome
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,400
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Munich to Athens via Istanbul
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Athens via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $550
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Athens via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Ellinair
Website
en.ellinair.com
Flights from Munich to Athens via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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 Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Hegyeshalom
Ave. Duration
7 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Salzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Venezia Santa Lucia
Ave. Duration
6 h 36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$50 - $60
1st Class
$75 - $95
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)
Website
oebb.at
Train from Salzburg Hbf to Schwarzach-St.Veit
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Train from Schwarzach-St.Veit to Beograd
Ave. Duration
13 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Purchase an
eurail.com
Greek Railways (OSE)
Website
trainose.gr
Train from Thessaloniki to Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
trainose.gr
Purchase a
eurail.com
Second Class
$27 - $40
First Class
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Korona Travel
Phone
210.92.33.33
Email
info@koronatravel.gr
Website
koronatravel.gr
Bus from Rajka to Athens
Ave. Duration
18 h 17 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$106
Schedules at
koronatravel.gr
Fudeks
Phone
+381 11 7620255
Email
office@fudeks.rs
Website
fudeks.rs
Bus from Stuttgart to Beograd
Ave. Duration
16 h
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
16 h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
KTEL Achaias
Phone
2610 623 888
Website
ktelachaias.gr
Bus from Patras to Athens
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
ktelachaias.gr
Makedonija Soobrakaj AD
Phone
+389(0)2 24 02 388
Email
avtobuska@maksoob.com.mk
Website
ms.mk
Bus from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Skopje
Ave. Duration
40 h 44 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Schedules at
ms.mk
Bus from Skopje to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
ms.mk
Euro Bus MK
Website
eurobus.mk
Bus from Stuttgart to Skopje
Ave. Duration
26 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Schedules at
eurobus.mk
KTEL Thessalonikis
Phone
+30 2310 510835
Email
contact@ktelthes.gr
Website
ktelthes.gr
Bus from Thessaloniki to Athens Karaiskaki sq
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46
Schedules at
ktelthes.gr
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $230
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$81
Airplane economy seats
$95
2-berth outside
$190 - $230
3-berth outside shower
$170 - $210
Superfast ferries
Phone
+30 210 8919700
Email
superfast@superfast.com
Website
superfast.com
Car ferry from Venezia to Patras
Ave. Duration
31 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $320
Schedules at
superfast.com
Deck
$99 - $101
Aircraft-type seats
$120 - $122
2 bed inside cabin
$316 - $318
3 bed outside cabin
$270 - $320

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stuttgart and Athens is 1675 km. The road distance is 2284 km.

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

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

No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Athens. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Athens via München Hbf, Salzburg Hbf, Schwarzach-St.Veit, Beograd and Thessaloniki. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 41 h 26 min.

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 33 h.

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