There are 4 ways to get from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken by train, bus, rideshare 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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Train  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf Ic / ...

$50 - $75

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Rideshare  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken 139.7 miles

$11 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf Interregio-Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Karlsruhe to Saarbrücken 236 / ...

$31 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken 162.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken is to rideshare which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 2 h 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken is to train which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 2 h 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Saarbrücken Hbf. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2 h 22 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Saarbrücken is 166 km. The road distance is 259.8 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken without a car is to train which takes 2 h 22 min and costs 40€ - 65€.

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The train from Stuttgart Hbf to Saarbrücken Hbf takes 2 h 22 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken.
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  • Distance: 103.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 22 min

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

Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken twice daily. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min.

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 Saarbrücken Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Karlsruhe Hbf
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
bahn.de
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 Karlsruhe to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Stuttgart to Saarbrücken
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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