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There are 7 ways to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) by train, subway, bus, night bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  27 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen/Messe S23 / ...

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Night bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the night bus from Stuttgart Schlossplatz to Flughafen/Messe N8

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Subway  •  32 min

  1. Take the subway from Stuttgart Hauptbf to Flughafen/Messe U6

Bus  •  1h 3m

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart Hauptbf to Stuttgart Universität S1-S6
  2. Take the bus from Stuttgart Universität to Flughafen/Messe X60

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) 14 km

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) 14 km

Towncar  •  16 min

  1. Take a town car from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport 14 km
Stuttgart → Stuttgart Airport (STR)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Stuttgart Airport (STR) is 116 117.

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) is to night bus which costs €2 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) is to taxi which costs €30 - €40 and takes 16 min.

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Yes, there is an overnight bus departing from Stuttgart Schlossplatz and arriving at Flughafen/Messe. This bus operates every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Flughafen/Messe. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 27 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Stuttgart Airport (STR) is 10 km. The road distance is 14 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) without a car is to train which takes 27 min and costs €3 - €6.

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The train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen/Messe takes 27 min including transfers and departs every 10 minutes.

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Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) bus services, operated by DB Bus, depart from Stuttgart Hauptbf station.

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Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, depart from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) is to train which takes 27 min and costs €3 - €6. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €4 - €6 and takes 1h 3m.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR).
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  • Distance: 10.3 km
  • Duration: 27 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Stuttgart Airport (STR), Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Regional operates a train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen/Messe every 15 minutes. Tickets cost €4 - €6 and the journey takes 27 min. Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS) also services this route every 15 minutes. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) via Stuttgart Universität in around 1h 3m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

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Phone
+49 30 311682904
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Deutsche Bahn Regional
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Train from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Subway from Stuttgart Hauptbf to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Subway from Stuttgart Hauptbf to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Bahn DE
Bus operators
DB Bus
Website
bahn.com
Bus from Stuttgart Hauptbf to Stuttgart Universität
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
DB Bus
Expressbus Relex
Phone
+49 711/396380
Email
info@s.tours
Website
schlienz.info
Bus from Stuttgart Universität to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Expressbus Relex
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Phone
0711 19449
Website
vvs.de
Bus from Universität to Echterdingen Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€2
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Night bus from Stuttgart Schlossplatz to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€2
Website
Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS)
Other operators
Taxi from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR)
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
€30 - €40
TS Taxi Stuttgart
Phone
+49 172 7273070
Taxi Auto Zentrale
Phone
+49 711/19410
Website
taxi-auto-zentrale.de
Jayride
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport

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Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) bus services, operated by Expressbus Relex, arrive at Flughafen/Messe station.

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Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Regional, arrive at Flughafen/Messe station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR) is 14 km. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Stuttgart to Stuttgart Airport (STR).

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