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There are 8 ways to get from Stuttgart to Elba by plane, train, ferry, bus, car ferry or car

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 Stuttgart to Pisa, train, ferry  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Pisa (PSA) STR - PSA
  2. Take the train from Pisa Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
  3. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$122 - $366

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  18 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Milan, Milan N24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Piombino 50
  3. Take the car ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$102 - $219

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Fly Stuttgart to Florence, train, ferry  •  11 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Florence (FLR) STR - FLR
  2. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
  3. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$108 - $387

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Florence, train, ferry  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Florence (FLR) FRA - FLR
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
  4. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$152 - $440

Train to Zurich, fly to Florence, train, ferry  •  12 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Florence (FLR) ZRH - FLR
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
  4. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$167 - $498

Train, bus, ferry  •  17 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic
  2. Take the bus from Zurich to Milan Lampugnano Station
  3. Take the bus from Milano Lampugnano to Piombino 50
  4. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio A2 / ...

$141 - $203

Train, car ferry  •  18 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Muenchen Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella En
  3. Take the train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare Reg / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio

$142 - $316

Drive, ferry  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Piombino
  2. Take the ferry from Piombino to Portoferraio A2 / ...

$146 - $206

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Elba is to train and bus and ferry which costs 120€ - 180€ and takes 17 h 51 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Elba is to fly and train and ferry which costs 100€ - 320€ and takes 8 h 1 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Elba is 673 km.

The best way to get from Stuttgart to Elba without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 17 h 51 min and costs 120€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 8 h 1 min to get from Stuttgart to Elba, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Pisa Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Eurowings and Lufthansa offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Pisa Airport.

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There are 949+ hotels available in Elba. Prices start at $63 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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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Elba.
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  • Distance: 420.8 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 1 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Elba, Tuscany, Italy?

There is no direct connection from Stuttgart to Portoferraio. However, you can take the train to Flughafen/Messe, take the walk to Stuttgart airport, fly to Pisa, take the walk to Pisa Airport, take the train to Pisa Centrale, take the train to Campiglia Marittima, take the walk to Campiglia Stazione, take the bus to Porto Biglietterie Nord, take the walk to Piombino, then take the ferry to Portoferraio. Alternatively, you can take the train to Flughafen/Messe, take the walk to Stuttgart airport, fly to Florence, take the walk to Pistoiese, 19 , take the bus to P. Alinari, take the walk to Firenze Smn, take the train to Piomb.Bin.Mare, take the walk to Piombino, then take the ferry to Portoferraio.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Pisa via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Florence via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $330
Flights from Frankfurt to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Frankfurt to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $340
Flights from Zurich to Florence via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $340
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Florence via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Florence via Geneva
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Zurich to Florence
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Florence via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $800
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Florence via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Pisa
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Florence via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Florence via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$170 - $1,100
Train operators
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Pisa Centrale to Campiglia Marittima
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $15
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$12 - $15
Train from Firenze Smn to Piomb.Bin.Mare
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$24 - $28
Train from Muenchen Hbf to Firenze S.Maria Novella
Ave. Duration
10 h 4 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $120
Website
orario.trenitalia.com
1st Class
$100 - $120
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
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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 München Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
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
Bus operators
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Milan Lampugnano Station
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Book at
eurolines.ch
Autostradale
Phone
+39 02 3008 9000
Email
info@autostradale.it
Website
autostradale.it
Bus from Milano Lampugnano to Piombino
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
autostradale.it
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 Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Milan, Milan
Ave. Duration
8 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Toremar Toscana Regionale Marittima Spa
Corsica Ferries

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