There are 9 ways to get from Stuttgart to Rome by plane, train, bus, night train or car

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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Fly from Stuttgart  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Rome (FCO) STR - FCO

66€ - 291€

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Bus  •  18h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station N77

55€ - 73€

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  5h 47m

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

99€ - 356€

Train, train to Zurich, fly  •  7h 50m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Singen(Hohentwiel)
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich Flughafen
  3. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Rome (FCO) ZRH - FCO

98€ - 444€

Train to Munich, fly  •  7h 12m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
  2. Fly from Munich (MUC) to Rome (FCO) MUC - FCO

80€ - 326€

Train  •  10h 52m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zuerich Hb Ic
  2. Take the train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale Ec
  3. Take the train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini Fr / ...

158€ - 330€

Bus, train  •  21h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Zuffenhausen Station to Frosinone
  2. Take the train from Frosinone to Roma Termini Re / ...

58€ - 102€

Train, night train  •  16h 27m

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf Ice / ...
  2. Take the night train from Muenchen Hbf to Roma Termini Nj

112€ - 201€

Drive  •  10h 24m

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Rome 1077.4 km

140€ - 220€

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Rome is to bus which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h 7m.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Rome is to fly which costs 65€ - 300€ and takes 4h 49m.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Rome. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Roma Termini via Zuerich Hb and Milano Centrale. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 52m.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Rome is 808 km. The road distance is 1077.4 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Rome without a car is to train which takes 10h 52m and costs 150€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Stuttgart to Rome, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Rome is to fly which takes 4h 49m and costs 65€ - 300€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 150€ - 330€ and takes 10h 52m, you could also bus, which costs 55€ - 75€ and takes 18h 7m.

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Rome Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Stuttgart to Rome train services, operated by Trenitalia Frecce, arrive at Roma Termini station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Rome.
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  • Distance: 807.8 km
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Rome, Italy?

Eurowings, Swiss and two other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Rome every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stuttgart to Rome via Zuerich Hb and Milano Centrale in around 10h 52m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 950€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
170€ - 950€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 550€
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Flights from Zurich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
160€ - 850€
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
Flights from Munich to Rome via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
85€ - 410€
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
120€ - 2100€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
150€ - 650€
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 600€
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
110€ - 470€
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
180€ - 950€
Flights from Zurich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
80€ - 490€
Flights from Munich to Rome via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
130€ - 700€
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Flights from Stuttgart to Rome via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
95€ - 410€
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
140€ - 700€
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Frankfurt to Rome via Vienna
Ave. Duration
4h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
230€ - 850€
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from Munich to Rome
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
50€ - 340€
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
45€ - 65€
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Hungarian Railways (MÁV)
Railjet
Phone
+43 51717
Website
oebb.at
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
Railjet
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 50€
Website
Railjet
Deutsche Bahn Intercity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
2h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 70€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
55€ - 85€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zuerich Hb
Ave. Duration
2h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
55€ - 80€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs.

Contact Details
Phone
+41 51 220 11 11
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 35€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Train from Zuerich Hb to Milano Centrale
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
70€ - 130€
Website
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Deutsche Bahn Eurocity
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Muenchen Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 12m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
26€ - 40€
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Trenitalia Frecce

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Milano Centrale to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
40€ - 120€
Website
Trenitalia Frecce
Super Economy
40€ - 55€
Base Standard
70€ - 95€
Base Premium
85€ - 120€
Trenitalia

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Frosinone to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
6€ - 13€
Website
Trenitalia
1st Class
11€ - 13€
Trenitalia Intercity

The primary train operator in Italy, Trenitalia was created in the year 2000. Trenitalia offers national rail connections in Italy as well as international connections to Austria, France, Germany and Switzerland. The company operates regional and long-distance trains, as well as high-speed trains called Frecce that travel on specialised tracks on speeds of up to 360km/h. Trenitalia tickets are available online, in stations across the country or from many travel agents that offer bookings.

Contact Details
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Frosinone to Roma Termini
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
7€ - 24€
Website
Trenitalia Intercity
Super Economy
7€ - 9€
Base 2nd Class
13€ - 16€
Base 1st Class
21€ - 24€
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Rome, Rome Tiburtina Bus station
Ave. Duration
16h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Gruppo Di Maio
Phone
+39 0827 34 117
Email
info@gruppodimaio.it
Website
gruppodimaio.it
Bus from Zuffenhausen Station to Frosinone
Ave. Duration
18h 40m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
50€ - 75€
Schedules at
gruppodimaio.it

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Rome is 1077 km. It takes approximately 10h 24m to drive from Stuttgart to Rome.

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Alitalia, Eurowings, Swiss and Lufthansa offer flights from Stuttgart Airport to Rome Airport.

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There are 6049+ hotels available in Rome. Prices start at 87€ 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 3€ - 6€.

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