There are 6 ways to get from Stuttgart to Bern by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Zürich HB  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Bern 1 / ...

$96 - $161

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Bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Bern 221 / ...

$54 - $87

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Train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Ic / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern 61 / ...

$107 - $179

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Bern 184.8 miles

$35 - $60

Fly Stuttgart to Zurich, train  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern

$92 - $284

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel, train  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Basel (BSL) FRA - BSL
  3. Take the train from Basel SBB to Bern

$149 - $398

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Bern is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Bern is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Bern is 241 km. The road distance is 295.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to get from Stuttgart to Bern, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Bern. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Bern via Strasbourg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Bern. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Bern via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 11 min.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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Stuttgart to Bern train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Hauptbahnhof station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Bern.
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  • Distance: 150.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 11 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Bern, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Bern via Zürich HB in around 4 h 11 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Bern via Strasbourg and Strasbourg in around 7 h 8 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
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 Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
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
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Bern
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Bern
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Bern
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$39 - $40
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus
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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Strasbourg to Bern
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk
RegioJet
Phone
+420 542 42 42 42
Email
info@regiojet.cz
Website
regiojet.sk
Bus from Štrasburk, Place de l'Étoile to Bern, Car-Terminal Neufeld
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
regiojet.sk

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