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Recommended option

Fly from Stuttgart  •  5 h 44 min

  1. STR - MAD

$79 - $247

10 alternative options

Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  6 h 27 min

  1. FRA - MAD

$89 - $262

Train to Strasbourg, fly  •  6 h 42 min

  1. SXB - MAD

$147 - $390

Train to Zurich, fly  •  8 h 6 min

  1. ZRH - MAD

$112 - $320

Train to Munich, fly  •  8 h 25 min

  1. MUC - MAD

$116 - $330

Train, train to Basel, fly  •  8 h 20 min

  1. BSL - MAD

$111 - $322

Train  •  13 h 57 min

  1. Tgv / ...
  2. Tgv
  3. Ave

$393 - $509

Bus Eurolines DE  •  29 h 41 min

$137 - $201

Train, bus  •  30 h 11 min

  1. Ic

$177 - $297

Bus ALSA  •  3 days 4 h

$130 - $200

Drive  •  17 h 9 min

  1. 1109.9 miles

$230 - $340

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Madrid, Spain?

Iberia, Swiss and 10 other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Madrid hourly. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stuttgart to Madrid via Paris Est, Paris Nord RER, Paris Lyon Banlieue, Paris Gare de Lyon, and Barcelona Sants in around 13 h 57 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $480
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $550
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $700
Iberia
Website
iberia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $450
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$320 - $1,800
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $600
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $500
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $490
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $550
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Air Europa
Website
aireuropa.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $260
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $400
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Madrid via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$90 - $390
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Munich to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $490
Flights from Basel to Madrid via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
LATAM Chile
Website
latam.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $390
Flights from Zurich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Munich to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $470
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $200
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid via Porto
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $280
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Strasbourg to Madrid via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $750
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Basel to Madrid
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Basel to Madrid via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $370
TAP Portugal
Website
flytap.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Madrid via Lisbon
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $650
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
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 Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $70
Website
bahn.de
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
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
tgv.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$35 - $45
1st Class
$55 - $70
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 Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $26
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$21 - $26
1st Class
$38 - $40
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Paris Est
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$150 - $230
Train from Paris Gare de Lyon to Barcelona Sants
Ave. Duration
6 h 27 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$200 - $230
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$200 - $230
1st Class
$270 - $400
Spanish Railways AVE
Website
renfe.com
Train from Barcelona Sants to Madrid-Puerta de Atocha
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
renfe.com
Bus operators
Eurolines DE
Phone
+49 6196 2078-501
Email
service@eurolines.de
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Stuttgart to Karlsruhe
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
eurolines.de
Bus from Karlsruhe to Madrid
Ave. Duration
27 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Website
eurolines.de
Eurolines CH
Phone
0041 (0) 844 257 224
Website
eurolines.ch
Bus from Zurich to Madrid Avenida de América
Ave. Duration
26 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $210
Book at
eurolines.ch

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Stuttgart and Madrid is 1377 km. The road distance is 1776 km.

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Madrid is to fly which costs 65€ - 220€ and takes 5 h 44 min.

The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Madrid is to fly which takes 5 h 44 min and costs 65€ - 220€.

No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Madrid. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Madrid-Puerta de Atocha via Paris Nord RER, Paris Gare de Lyon and Barcelona Sants. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13 h 57 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Stuttgart and arriving at Madrid. Services depart twice daily. The journey takes approximately 3 days 4 h.

It takes approximately 5 h 44 min to get from Stuttgart to Madrid, including transfers.