There are 8 ways to get from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) by plane, train, car train, bus or car

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Fly to Westerland  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Westerland (GWT) STR - GWT

$172 - $754

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Bus  •  15 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Hamburg N24 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Husum, Husum Bahnhofsvorplatz 153

$49 - $100

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Fly to Hamburg, train  •  6 h 28 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Hamburg (HAM) STR - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Altona to Niebüll

$52 - $207

Train via Hamburg Altona  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Hamburg-Altona Ice
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Altona to Niebüll Re6

$142 - $201

Train  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Bruchsal Interregio-Express / ...
  2. Take the train from Bruchsal to Niebüll Ic

$181 - $260

Train, car train  •  12 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Würzburg Hbf Re
  2. Take the car train from Würzburg to Hamburg-Altona
  3. Take the train from Hamburg Altona to Niebüll Re6

$157 - $206

Drive, train  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Würzburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Würzburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ice
  3. Drive from Hauptbahnhof Nord to Niebüll

$142 - $225

Drive  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Niebüll 525.3 miles

$110 - $160

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The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) is to bus which costs 40€ - 85€ and takes 15 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) is to fly which costs 140€ - 650€ and takes 4 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island). However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Niebüll via Hamburg Altona. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Sylt (Island) is 685 km. The road distance is 840.4 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) without a car is to train which takes 8 h 25 min and costs 120€ - 170€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island), including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) is to fly which takes 4 h 47 min and costs 140€ - 650€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 120€ - 170€ and takes 8 h 25 min, you could also bus, which costs 40€ - 85€ and takes 15 h 6 min.

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There is no direct flight from Stuttgart Airport to Westerland Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Niebüll station.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island).
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  • Distance: 428 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Sylt (Island), Germany?

Eurowings, Lufthansa and two other airlines fly from Stuttgart to Westerland 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Stuttgart to Niebüll via Hamburg-Altona and Hamburg Altona in around 8 h 25 min.

Airlines
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$170 - $750
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Berlin Tegel, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,100
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Leipzig, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $950
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$60 - $360
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$380 - $1,700
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Zurich, Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$410 - $1,800
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Frankfurt, Zurich
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$230 - $1,500
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Westerland via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $1,300
Flights from Stuttgart to Hamburg via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $700
Train operators
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Altona to Niebüll
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
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 Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
5 h 26 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$130 - $200
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Bruchsal
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
bahn.de
Train from Bruchsal to Niebüll
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$160 - $230
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Würzburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Würzburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
bahn.de
Urlaubs-Express
Phone
+49 (0) 221 800 20 820
Email
info@urlaubs-express.de
Website
urlaubs-express.de
Car train from Würzburg to Hamburg-Altona
Ave. Duration
6 h 34 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Schedules at
urlaubs-express.de
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 Hamburg
Ave. Duration
9 h 20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Husum, Husum Bahnhofsvorplatz
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Sylt (Island) is 840 km. It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to drive from Stuttgart to Sylt (Island).

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

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There are 2382+ hotels available in Sylt (Island). Prices start at $133 USD 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 2€ - 4€.

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