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There are 9 ways to get from Stuttgart to Göttingen by train, bus, rideshare, 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  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Göttingen Ice

$85 - $130

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Bus  •  6 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Göttingen N24 / ...

$24 - $44

7 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Kassel
  2. Take the train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Göttingen Ice / ...

$56 - $92

Rideshare  •  5 h

  1. Take the rideshare from Stuttgart to Göttingen 247.6 miles

$25

Drive, train  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Göttingen Ice / ...

$69 - $102

Drive  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Göttingen 246.1 miles

$50 - $75

Fly to Hannover, train  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Hannover (HAJ) STR - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen

$74 - $219

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  4 h 49 min

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

$117 - $290

Fly to Bremen, train  •  5 h 23 min

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

$121 - $303

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Göttingen is to rideshare which costs 22€ and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Göttingen is to drive and train which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 2 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Göttingen. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Göttingen is 311 km. The road distance is 393.8 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Göttingen without a car is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs 70€ - 110€.

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The train from Stuttgart Hbf to Göttingen takes 3 h 14 min including transfers and departs every three hours.

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Stuttgart to Göttingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Göttingen is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs 70€ - 110€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 21€ - 40€ and takes 6 h 12 min.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Hannover Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Stuttgart to Göttingen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Göttingen station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Göttingen.
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  • Distance: 194.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart to Göttingen every 3 hours. Tickets cost $85 - $130 and the journey takes 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Stuttgart to Göttingen twice daily. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 5 h.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hannover
Ave. Duration
59 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
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Flights from Stuttgart to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $280
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $450
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Bremen via Zurich
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $450
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 Göttingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Kassel-Wilhelmshöhe to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hannover Hbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bremen Hbf to Hannover Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
bahn.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Kassel, Kassel Wilhelmshöhe station to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Bus operators
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 Göttingen
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$21 - $40
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
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Stuttgart to Göttingen
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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More Questions & Answers

Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Göttingen is 394 km. It takes approximately 3 h 40 min to drive from Stuttgart to Göttingen.

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

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There are 104+ hotels available in Göttingen. Prices start at $56 USD per night.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Stuttgart and Göttingen. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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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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