There are 5 ways to get from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Augsburg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf Regional

$61 - $94

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Bus, train  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Nuremberg N42 / ...
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf Ice / ...

$36 - $58

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Train via Ulm Hbf  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from Ulm Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf ag / ...

$54 - $87

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt 149.3 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, train  •  4 h 1 min

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

$109 - $272

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Ingolstadt Hbf via Augsburg Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 4 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Ingolstadt is 165 km. The road distance is 238.9 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt without a car is to train which takes 3 h 4 min and costs 50€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to get from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Munich Airport is the direct flight which takes 45 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Ingolstadt is 239 km. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt.

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Lufthansa offers flights from Stuttgart Airport to Munich Airport.

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  • Distance: 102.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 4 min

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

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt via Augsburg Hbf in around 3 h 4 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Munich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
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 Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Augsburg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Ulm Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
bahn.de
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf to Ingolstadt Hbf
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Augsburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $50
1st Class
$60 - $75
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Ulm Hbf
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$23 - $29
1st Class
$42 - $44
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Hauptbahnhof to Ulm Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
vvs.de
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 Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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