There are 6 ways to get from Stuttgart to Zugspitze by train, 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.

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Train  •  5 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to München-Pasing Ice / ...
  2. Take the train from München-Pasing to Garmisch-Partenkirchen Rb / ...

$88 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ehrwald 277

$16 - $26

4 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Zugspitze 158.9 miles

$30 - $50

Fly Stuttgart to Innsbruck  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Innsbruck (INN) STR - INN

$113 - $442

Fly Stuttgart to Munich, train  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Munich (MUC) STR - MUC
  2. Take the train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
  3. Take the train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Riffelriß, Grainau

$123 - $302

Train to Frankfurt, fly to Innsbruck  •  5 h 26 min

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

$171 - $373

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Zugspitze is to bus which costs 13€ - 23€ and takes 6 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stuttgart to Zugspitze is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Zugspitze is 202 km. The road distance is 254.2 km.

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It takes approximately 5 h 4 min to get from Stuttgart to Zugspitze, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Zugspitze. However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Riffelriß, Grainau via München-Pasing and Garmisch-Partenkirchen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 4 min.

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

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Zugspitze via München-Pasing and Garmisch-Partenkirchen in around 5 h 4 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Stuttgart to Zugspitze once daily. Tickets cost $14 - $24 and the journey takes 4 h 25 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Innsbruck via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Flights from Stuttgart to Innsbruck via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Stuttgart to Munich
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $380
Flights from Frankfurt to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Innsbruck via Vienna
Ave. Duration
3 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Frankfurt to Innsbruck
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Innsbruck via Hamburg
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$120 - $550
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to München-Pasing
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
bahn.de
Train from München-Pasing to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from München Hbf Gl.27-36 to Garmisch-Partenkirchen
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
bahn.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Riffelriß, Grainau
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
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
Zugspitze DE
Phone
+49 8821 7970
Email
zugspitzbahn@zugspitze.de
Website
zugspitze.de
Train from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Riffelriß
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$31 - $35
Schedules at
zugspitze.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart Airport to Ehrwald
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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