There are 6 ways to get from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly from Stuttgart  •  2 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Stuttgart (STR) to Zurich (ZRH) STR - ZRH

$52 - $205

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Bus  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim to Zurich N184 / ...

$26 - $46

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Train to Frankfurt, fly  •  3 h 5 min

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

$126 - $318

Train  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB Ic

$66 - $106

Train via Schaffhausen  •  3 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Stuttgart Hbf to Schaffhausen Ic
  2. Take the train from Schaffhausen to Zürich Flughafen 24

$67 - $106

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) 137 miles

$28 - $45

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No, there is no direct train from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH). However, there are services departing from Stuttgart Hbf and arriving at Zürich Flughafen via Zürich HB. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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The distance between Stuttgart and Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 155 km. The road distance is 219.2 km.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) without a car is to train which takes 3 h 13 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 2 min to get from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH), including transfers.

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Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Stuttgart Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is to fly which takes 2 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 13 min, you could also bus, which costs and takes 4 h 36 min.

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

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Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Zürich HB station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) is 219 km. It takes approximately 2 h 12 min to drive from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH).

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Swiss offers flights from Stuttgart Airport to Zurich Airport.

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Map of how to get from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH).
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  • Distance: 96.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 2 min

What companies run services between Stuttgart, Germany and Zurich Airport (ZRH), Switzerland?

Swiss flies from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) 5 times a day. Alternatively, Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Stuttgart to Zurich Airport (ZRH) every 2 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 56 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Stuttgart to Zurich
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Frankfurt to Zurich
Ave. Duration
54 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
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 Frankfurt(M) Flughafen Fernbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
bahn.de
Train from Stuttgart Hbf to Zürich HB
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
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
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 Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
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.

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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 Zurich
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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

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