There are 10 ways to get from Stuttgart to Loire by train, ferry, bus 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, ferry, travel  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse to Vannes Tgv
  3. Take the ferry from Vannes to Barrarach, Séné
  4. Travel from Barrarach, Séné to Loire

Cheapest option

Fly Stuttgart to Nantes, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Nantes (NTE) STR - NTE
  2. Take the train from Nantes to St-Nazaire

$115 - $370

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Train  •  9 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg Tgv / ...
  2. Take the train from Strasbourg to St-Pierre-des-Corps Tgv
  3. Take the train from Tours to St-Nazaire

$213 - $276

Bus, ferry, travel  •  18 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Take the bus from Strasbourg to Paris, Paris N99
  3. Take the bus from Paris, Paris to Vannes
  4. Take the ferry from Vannes to Barrarach, Séné
  5. Travel from Barrarach, Séné to Loire

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Nantes, train  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Nantes (NTE) SXB - NTE
  3. Take the train from Nantes to St-Nazaire

$123 - $393

Train to Strasbourg, fly to Rennes, train, ferry, travel  •  9 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
  2. Fly from Strasbourg (SXB) to Rennes (RNS) SXB - RNS
  3. Take the train from Rennes to Vannes
  4. Take the ferry from Vannes to Barrarach, Séné
  5. Travel from Barrarach, Séné to Loire

Fly Stuttgart to Rennes, train, ferry, travel  •  11 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rennes (RNS) STR - RNS
  2. Take the train from Rennes to Vannes
  3. Take the ferry from Vannes to Barrarach, Séné
  4. Travel from Barrarach, Séné to Loire

Train to Munich, fly to Nantes, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Nantes (NTE) MUC - NTE
  3. Take the train from Nantes to St-Nazaire

$142 - $283

Fly Stuttgart to Paris CDG, train, ferry, travel  •  10 h 58 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Paris CDG (CDG) STR - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Vannes
  3. Take the ferry from Vannes to Barrarach, Séné
  4. Travel from Barrarach, Séné to Loire

Train, train to Basel, fly to Nantes  •  8 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
  3. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Nantes (NTE) BSL - NTE
  4. Take the train from Nantes to St-Nazaire

$159 - $426

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Loire is to fly and train which costs 95€ - 320€ and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Loire is to train and fly which costs 100€ - 340€ and takes 5 h 58 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Loire is 861 km.

The best way to get from Stuttgart to Loire without a car is to train which takes 9 h 55 min and costs 180€ - 240€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 42 min to get from Stuttgart to Loire, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Strasbourg Airport to Nantes Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 30 min.

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Volotea and Hop! offer flights from Strasbourg Airport to Nantes Airport.

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There are 477+ hotels available in Loire. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 537.9 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 42 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Loire, Pays de la Loire, France?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Loire via Strasbourg, St-Pierre-des-Corps, Tours, and St-Nazaire in around 9 h 55 min.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $750
Flights from Strasbourg to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Rennes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Rennes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Munich to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $460
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $600
Flights from Basel to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 36 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to Rennes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from Munich to Nantes via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $480
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Basel to Nantes via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $650
Hop!
Website
hop.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Toulouse
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Marseille
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$90 - $600
Flights from Strasbourg to Rennes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Frankfurt, Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Munich to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Munich
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $950
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Rennes via Lyon
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday and Wednesday
Estimated price
$85 - $410
Flights from Munich to Nantes via London Luton
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Basel to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Flights from Basel to Nantes via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $550
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $1,300
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $900
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Stuttgart to Paris CDG via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Basel to Nantes via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $750
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Flights from Strasbourg to Nantes via Montpellier
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $370
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Flights from Stuttgart to Nantes via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8 h 35 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $700
Train operators
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Paris Montparnasse to Vannes
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$95 - $110
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$95 - $110
1st Class
$130 - $190
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
Train from Strasbourg to St-Pierre-des-Corps
Ave. Duration
3 h 36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$170 - $260
Train from Nantes to St-Nazaire
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$18 - $23
1st Class
$32 - $36
Train from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$29 - $35
1st Class
$49 - $55
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
Train from Aeroport Paris-Charles de Gaulle TGV to Vannes
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $27
1st Class
$40 - $41
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 Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
bahn.de
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

Rome2rio's guide to SNCF
Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Tours to St-Nazaire
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$40 - $60
1st Class
$55 - $90
Train from Nantes to St-Nazaire
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$16 - $24
1st Class
$21 - $35
Train from Rennes to Vannes
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
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 Strasbourg to Paris, Paris
Ave. Duration
6 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Paris, Paris to Vannes
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$26 - $45
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Bateaux bus du Gulf
Phone
02 97 44 44 40
Website
ile-arz.fr
Ferry from Vannes to Barrarach, Séné
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
ile-arz.fr

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