There are 6 ways to get from Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen by train, ferry, bus, car 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.

Recommended option

Train via Konstanz  •  4 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Singen(Hohentwiel) Ic
  2. Take the train from Konstanz to St. Gallen Re / ...

$71 - $111

Cheapest option

Bus, train  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Böblingen to Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz 024 / ...
  2. Take the train from Konstanz to St. Gallen Re / ...

$30 - $55

4 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schaffhausen Ic
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to St. Gallen 8 / ...

$59 - $126

Train, ferry  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt Ire / ...
  2. Take the ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai 167-Y

$58 - $102

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Sankt Gallen 136.9 miles

$28 - $45

Fly, train  •  2 h 59 min

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

$81 - $260

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at St. Gallen via Singen(Hohentwiel) and Konstanz. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 4 min.

More details

The distance between Stuttgart and Canton of St. Gallen is 181 km. The road distance is 219 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen without a car is to train which takes 4 h 4 min and costs .

More details

It takes approximately 4 h 4 min to get from Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen, including transfers.

More details

Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

More details

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

Search flights

Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at St. Gallen station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen is 219 km. It takes approximately 2 h 24 min to drive from Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen.

Get driving directions

Swiss offers flights from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport.

Search flights

Book your Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen train tickets online with Loco2 and Loco2.

Search and book

Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Canton of St. Gallen.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 113.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 4 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Canton of St. Gallen, Switzerland?

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Sankt Gallen via Singen(Hohentwiel) and Konstanz in around 4 h 4 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
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 Singen(Hohentwiel)
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
bahn.de
Train from Konstanz to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Friedrichshafen Stadt
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Thurbo
Phone
+41 71 554 00 00
Website
thurbo.ch
Train from Konstanz to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Schedules at
thurbo.ch
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 Schaffhausen to St. Gallen
Ave. Duration
1 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Rapperswil
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart, Böblingen to Constance, Constance Döbeleplatz
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $15
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
BSB Ferries
Phone
+49 (0) 7531 3640-0
Email
info@bsb.de
Website
bsb.de
Ferry from Friedrichshafen Autoquai to Romanshorn Autoquai
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
bsb.de

Want to know more about travelling around Switzerland

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Filled with useful and timely travel information, the guides answer all the hard questions - such as 'How do I buy a ticket?', 'Should I book online before I travel? ', 'How much should I expect to pay?', 'Do the trains and buses have Wifi?' - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

More Questions & Answers

There are 345+ hotels available in Canton of St. Gallen. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

More details

The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport is to train which takes 27 min and costs .

More details