There are 6 ways to get from Stuttgart to Rothrist by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Olten 5 / ...

$84 - $137

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Bus, train  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Zurich N184 / ...
  2. Take the train from Zürich HB to Olten 5 / ...

$40 - $71

4 alternative options

Train via Karlsruhe Hbf  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Interregio-Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB Ice / ...

$94 - $159

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Rothrist 148 miles

$30 - $45

Fly Stuttgart to Zurich, train  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH
  2. Take the train from Zürich Flughafen to Olten

$89 - $273

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Basel  •  4 h 32 min

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

$136 - $373

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Rothrist is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Rothrist is to drive which costs 26€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Rothrist. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Rothrist via Zürich HB and Olten. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 12 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Rothrist is 191 km. The road distance is 236.7 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Rothrist without a car is to train which takes 4 h 12 min and costs 70€ - 120€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 12 min to get from Stuttgart to Rothrist, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport is the direct flight which takes 35 min.

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  • Distance: 119.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 12 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Rothrist, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Rothrist via Zürich HB and Olten in around 4 h 12 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $380
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Basel
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $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 Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Karlsruhe Hbf to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
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. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Olten
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Olten
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $50
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
sncf.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$22 - $28
1st Class
$41 - $42
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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $23
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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