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There are 10 ways to get from Stuttgart to Eckernförde by train, bus, 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.

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Train  •  8 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Kiel Hbf Ice

$155 - $219

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Bus  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
  2. Take the bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Kiel N33

$43 - $84

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Bus, train  •  17 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Kassel
  2. Take the bus from Kassel Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf

$83 - $119

Drive, train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe Ice / ...
  3. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  4. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Eckernförde

$134 - $205

Drive  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Eckernförde 482.9 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Stuttgart to Hamburg, train, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Hamburg (HAM) STR - HAM
  2. Take the train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf
  3. Take the bus from Kiel Hbf Kaistraße to Eckernförde

$48 - $221

Fly Stuttgart to Bremen, train  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Bremen (BRE) STR - BRE
  2. Take the train from Bremen Hbf to Kiel Hbf

$113 - $293

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Hamburg, train, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Hamburg (HAM) FRA - HAM
  3. Take the train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Kiel Hbf Kaistraße to Eckernförde

$107 - $334

Train to Mannheim, fly to Hamburg, train, bus  •  7 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
  2. Fly from Mannheim (MHG) to Hamburg (HAM) MHG - HAM
  3. Take the train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf
  4. Take the bus from Kiel Hbf Kaistraße to Eckernförde

$217 - $460

Train to Nuremberg, fly to Hamburg  •  8 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
  2. Fly from Nuremberg (NUE) to Hamburg (HAM) NUE - HAM

$101 - $290

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Eckernförde is to bus which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Eckernförde is to fly and train and bus which costs 40€ - 200€ and takes 6 h 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Eckernförde. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Eckernförde via Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station and Kiel Hbf Kaistraße. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 18 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Eckernförde is 634 km. The road distance is 772.6 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Eckernförde without a car is to train which takes 8 h 11 min and costs 130€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 11 min to get from Stuttgart to Eckernförde, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Eckernförde bus services, operated by Deinbus, depart from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Eckernförde is to train which takes 8 h 11 min and costs 130€ - 190€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 75€ and takes 14 h 18 min.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Hamburg Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 15 min.

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Stuttgart to Eckernförde bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Kiel station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Eckernförde.
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  • Distance: 396.2 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 11 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart to Eckernförde once daily. Tickets cost $150 - $220 and the journey takes 6 h 20 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Eckernförde via Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main, Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station, Kiel, and Kiel Hbf Kaistraße in around 14 h 18 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $420
Flights from Frankfurt to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $470
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Nuremberg to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
FlexFlight ApS
Website
flexflight.dk
Flights from Mannheim to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$180 - $600
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 Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$150 - $220
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
bahn.de
Train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Mannheim Hbf
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
hvv.de
Train from Neumünster to Kiel Hbf
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
hvv.de
Bus operators
Deinbus
Phone
+49 069/17 53 73 200
Email
info@deinbus.de
Website
deinbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Hauptbahnhof/Karlstraße, Frankfurt am Main
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
deinbus.de
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Frankfurt, Frankfurt central station to Kiel
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart to Kassel
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
eurolines.de
Bozur
Phone
+382 20 633 807
Email
bozur.cg@gmail.com
Website
bozur.net
Bus from Kassel Hauptbahnhof to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Schedules at
bozur.net
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Bus from Kiel Hbf Kaistraße to Eckernförde
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Eckernförde is 773 km. It takes approximately 7 h 20 min to drive from Stuttgart to Eckernförde.

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Swiss, Lufthansa and Eurowings offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Hamburg Airport.

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There are 1114+ hotels available in Eckernförde. Prices start at $69 USD 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 2€ - 5€.

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