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There are 11 ways to get from Stuttgart to Heraklion by plane, train, car, car ferry, ferry, bus, bus and ferry or night train

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Fly from Stuttgart  •  5 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Heraklion (HER) STR - HER

$113 - $457

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
  2. Fly from Frankfurt (FRA) to Heraklion (HER) FRA - HER

$152 - $530

Train to Zurich, fly  •  8 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Heraklion (HER) ZRH - HER

$167 - $658

Train to Nuremberg, fly  •  7 h 55 min

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

$186 - $556

Train to Munich, fly  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Heraklion (HER) MUC - HER

$174 - $498

Drive, car ferry, Catamaran, ferry  •  41 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Venice
  2. Take the car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
  3. Drive from Igoumenitsa to Piraeus
  4. Take the Catamaran from Piraeus to Santorini
  5. Take the ferry from Santorini to Heraklion

$366 - $653

Train, bus, ferry  •  2 days 0 h

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München Hbf to Wien Hbf Rj
  3. Take the bus from Vienna Airport to Bratislava 901
  4. Take the bus from Bratislava to Thessaloniki
  5. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion

$273 - $412

Bus  •  2 days 1 h

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
  2. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$126 - $164

Bus, car ferry  •  2 days 5 h

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Pazardzhik
  2. Take the bus from Pazardzhik to Pireaus
  3. Take the car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion

$227 - $431

Train, night train, bus  •  2 days 11 h

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti Rj
  2. Take the night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A D / ...
  3. Take the train from Bucuresti Nord Gara A to Sofia
  4. Take the bus from Sofia to Heraklion

$339 - $472

Bus, ferry  •  2 days 22 h

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
  2. Take the ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion Aqua Blue

$148 - $219

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Heraklion is to bus which costs 110€ - 150€ and takes 2 days 1 h.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Heraklion is to fly which costs 95€ - 400€ and takes 5 h 27 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stuttgart to Heraklion. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart and arriving at Heraklion via Sofia. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 1 h.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Heraklion is 1986 km.

The best way to get from Stuttgart to Heraklion without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 2 days 0 h and costs 230€ - 360€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 27 min to get from Stuttgart to Heraklion, including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Heraklion bus services, operated by Has Turizm, depart from Stuttgart station.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Heraklion Airport is the direct flight which takes 2 h 50 min.

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Stuttgart to Heraklion bus services, operated by Ilias Travel, arrive at Heraklion station.

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Heraklion is 1 h ahead of Stuttgart. It is currently 6:46 PM in Stuttgart and 7:46 PM in Heraklion.

Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Heraklion.
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  • Distance: 1241.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 27 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Heraklion, Greece?

Aegean Airlines, TUIfly and five other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Heraklion once daily.

Airlines
Aegean Airlines
Website
aegeanair.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
6 h 25 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,100
Flights from Nuremberg to Heraklion via Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Munich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Heraklion via Athens
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$400 - $1,400
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,400
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,300
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $950
Flights from Nuremberg to Heraklion via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $750
Flights from Munich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,000
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
6 h 30 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,100
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion via Cologne Bonn
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$300 - $2,100
Flights from Nuremberg to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Munich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $800
TUIfly
Website
tuifly.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $950
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Flights from Nuremberg to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Munich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Condor Flugdienst
Website
condor.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,000
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,100
Flights from Munich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $1,000
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$550 - $1,600
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$480 - $1,400
Flights from Munich to Heraklion via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,800
SunExpress Deutschland
Website
sunexpress.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$140 - $750
Flights from Nuremberg to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Heraklion via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $800
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,500
Germania Flug AG
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Zurich to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $420
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Nuremberg to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Luxair
Website
luxair.lu
Flights from Munich to Heraklion via Luxembourg
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,500
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 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 Nürnberg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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
Train from München Hbf to Wien Hbf
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Budapest-Keleti
Ave. Duration
9 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$180 - $260
Website
bahn.de
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Bucuresti Nord Gara A
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
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
Czech Railways (ČD)
Phone
+420 221 111 122
Email
info@cd.cz
Website
cd.cz
Night train from Budapest-Keleti to Gara de Nord
Ave. Duration
15 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
cd.cz
Romanian Railways (CFR)
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 Vienna Airport to Bratislava
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $7
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Simeonidis Tours
Has Turizm
Website
hasturizm.com.tr
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
27 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
hasturizm.bg
BG Razpisanie
Website
bgrazpisanie.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
25 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$65 - $120
Schedules at
bgrazpisanie.com
Georg
Phone
+ 359/38/66 34 04
Email
georg_ltd@abv.bg
Website
georg-bg.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Sofia
Ave. Duration
24 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$130 - $240
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Bus from Stuttgart to Pazardzhik
Ave. Duration
26 h 10 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$140 - $260
Schedules at
georg-bg.com
Ilias Travel
Phone
+359 2831 9192
Email
office@iliastravel.com
Website
iliastravel.com
Bus and ferry from Sofia to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $110
Schedules at
iliastravel.com
Arda Tur
Phone
0700 20 544
Website
ardatur.bg
Bus from Pazardzhik to Pireaus
Ave. Duration
15 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45
Schedules at
ardatur.bg
Crazy Holidays
Phone
2310-241545
Website
crazyholidays.gr
Bus from Stuttgart to Thessaloniki
Ave. Duration
43 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
crazyholidays.gr
Ferry operators
Minoan Lines
Phone
801 11 75000
Email
reservation@minoan.gr
Website
minoan.gr
Car ferry from Venice to Igoumenitsa
Ave. Duration
21 h
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $220
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$79
Airplane economy seats
$93
2-berth outside
$180 - $220
3-berth outside shower
$160 - $200
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $130
Schedules at
minoan.gr
Deck
$52 - $53
Airplane economy seats
$65 - $66
2-berth outside
$110 - $130
3-berth outside shower
$85 - $100
Sea Jets
Phone
+30 210 4121001
Email
info@seajets.gr
Website
seajets.gr
Ferry from Piraeus to Santorini
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$60 - $90
1st Class
$75 - $100
Ferry from Santorini to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$55 - $80
1st Class
$65 - $90
Ferry from Thessaloniki to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
25 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Schedules at
seajets.gr
2nd Class
$80 - $120
1st Class
$100 - $130
Blue Star Ferries
Phone
+30-210-8919800
Email
bluestarferries@bluestarferries.com
Website
bluestarferries.com
Car ferry from Piraeus to Heraklion
Ave. Duration
9 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Schedules at
bluestarferries.com
CABIN A2 outside
$80 - $110
CABIN A3 outside
$70 - $80
CABIN A4 outside
$70 - $80
Economy
$40 - $50

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TUIfly, Condor Flugdienst, Austrian Airlines and four other airlines offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Heraklion Airport.

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There are 842+ hotels available in Heraklion. Prices start at $41 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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