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There are 11 ways to get from Stuttgart to Den Bosch by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 2m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo Re
  3. Take the train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch

57€ - 145€

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Bus  •  11h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Tilburg, Tilburg Station N93

42€ - 64€

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Train via Frankfurt Airport (FRA)  •  6h 5m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hertogenbosch Ice

101€ - 157€

Train, bus  •  10h 54m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof Rb18 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Heilbronn to Eindhoven 522

44€ - 88€

Drive  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Den Bosch 529 km

65€ - 100€

Fly Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  5h 38m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) STR - AMS
  2. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch

88€ - 291€

Fly Stuttgart to Brussels, train  •  6h 44m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Brussels (BRU) STR - BRU
  2. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  3. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenb

108€ - 281€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Brussels, train  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Brussels (BRU) FRA - BRU
  3. Take the train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
  4. Take the train from Breda to Hertogenb

104€ - 291€

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  6h 11m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) FRA - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch

89€ - 271€

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Amsterdam Schiphol, train  •  7h 14m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Amsterdam Schiphol (AMS) SXB - AMS
  3. Take the train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch

133€ - 4407€

Fly Stuttgart to Frankfurt, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Frankfurt (FRA) STR - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hertogenbosch

145€ - 417€

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The COVID-19 helpline number in Den Bosch is 1351.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Den Bosch is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Den Bosch is 1.5 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Den Bosch is to bus which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 11h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Den Bosch is to drive which costs 65€ - 100€ and takes 5h 5m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Den Bosch. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Hertogenb via Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf and Hertogenbosch. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 5m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Den Bosch is 425 km. The road distance is 529 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Den Bosch without a car is to train which takes 6h 2m and costs 55€ - 150€.

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It takes approximately 6h 2m to get from Stuttgart to Den Bosch, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Den Bosch train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Den Bosch is to train which takes 6h 2m and costs 55€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 11h 30m.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Stuttgart to Den Bosch train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express, arrive at Hertogenbosch station.

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  • Distance: 424.9 km
  • Duration: 6h 2m

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Den Bosch, Netherlands?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Den Bosch via Duesseldorf Hbf, Venlo, Hertogenbosch, 's-Hertogenbosch, Centraal Station, and 's-Hertogenbosch, Aartshertogenlaan in around 6h 2m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Tilburg, Tilburg Station twice daily. Tickets cost 28€ - 35€ and the journey takes 8h 55m.

Airlines
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 650€
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 420€
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 380€
Flights from Strasbourg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Brussels
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
90€ - 290€
Flights from Frankfurt to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 320€
Flights from Stuttgart to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 480€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 650€
Flights from Stuttgart to Amsterdam Schiphol via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
100€ - 650€
Flights from Stuttgart to Brussels
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
65€ - 240€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
120€ - 330€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 100€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 60€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
60€ - 85€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heilbronn Hbf
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
18€ - 25€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
75€ - 110€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Austrian Railways (ÖBB)

Austria's national railway system is not only punctual, reliable and efficient, but offers free wifi to boot. Choose from high-speed intercity Railjet trains, overnight Nightjet trains and regional services such as Cityjet. ÖBB also operates international routes that connect cities in Austria with adjacent European countries including Germany, Hungary, Liechtenstein, Czech Republic, Switzerland and Slovenia. If you're planning to be in Austria for a while, consider the ÖBB Vorteilscard, an annual railcard that offers discounts on routes within Austria and in neighbouring countries.

Contact Details
Phone
05 17 17
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
70€ - 95€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Austrian Railways
Book at
Austria Rail Pass
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity

Deutsche Bahn’s EuroCity (EC) trains connect German cities to major cities in neighbouring European countries, and are operated in conjunction with their national train company. All EC trains offer First and Standard class; cars are air-conditioned and food and drinks are available onboard. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel. Seat reservations are not compulsory but are recommended for popular routes.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Duesseldorf Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 57m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Eurobahn
Phone
0180 6 9 27 37 27
Email
info@eurobahn.de
Website
eurobahn.de
Train from Duesseldorf Hbf to Venlo
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
4€ - 6€
Website
eurobahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Venlo to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
12€ - 17€
1st Class
20€ - 29€
Train from Schiphol Airport to Hertogenbosch
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 29€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
13€ - 18€
1st Class
22€ - 29€
Train from Breda to Hertogenb
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 23€
Website
NS
Book at
Netherlands Rail Pass
2nd Class
9€ - 14€
1st Class
16€ - 23€
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Abellio
Phone
0800 223 5546
Website
abellio.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heilbronn Hbf
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Abellio
Go Ahead BW
Phone
+49 711 400 534 44
Website
go-ahead-bw.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heilbronn Hbf
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Go Ahead BW
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Heilbronn Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
9€ - 13€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brussels Airport-Zaventem to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 22€
Website
Belgian Railways
Book at
Belgium Rail Pass
2nd Class
20€ - 22€
1st Class
28€ - 31€
TGV inOui

France’s high-speed TGV train network runs at speeds of up to 320km/h connecting major cities across France and into neighbouring countries. All TGV tickets include a seat reservation; seating is 1+2 in 1st class, 2+2 in 2nd class. Popular routes include Paris to Marseille and Paris to Strasbourg. Most TGVs have a cafe area, power points at each seat and WiFi.

Contact Details
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1h 44m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
35€ - 50€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 50€
1st Class
35€ - 45€
Bus operators
Eurolines FR

Eurolines is a network of coach companies that operate throughout Europe plus Morocco. It’s an affordable way to travel around the continent, with tickets starting at €5. All coaches have Wi-Fi, plug sockets and USBs, reclining chairs and toilets, and a standard ticket includes up to two medium suitcases plus carry-on luggage. Within France, Eurolines serves 69 destinations; including Paris, Lyon, Versailles, Nice and Bordeaux.

Contact Details
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Heilbronn to Eindhoven
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
28€ - 40€
Website
Eurolines FR
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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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 Tilburg, Tilburg Station
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
28€ - 35€
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Den Bosch is 529 km. It takes approximately 5h 5m to drive from Stuttgart to Den Bosch.

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KLM and Eurowings offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Amsterdam Schiphol Airport.

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There are 125+ hotels available in Den Bosch. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs 3€ - 6€.

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