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There are 6 ways to get from Vienna to Stuttgart by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  6h 29m

  1. Take the train from Wien Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf Rjx

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Bus via Stuttgart Universität  •  10h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Erdberg to Flughafen/Messe N91 / ...

Bus  •  11h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Stuttgart Airport Bus Terminal SAB Sofia Central Bus Station - London Victoria Green Line Station / ...

Drive  •  5h 46m

  1. Drive from Vienna to Stuttgart 622.2 km

Fly to Stuttgart  •  4h 10m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Stuttgart (STR) VIE - STR

Fly to Frankfurt, train  •  5h 29m

  1. Fly from Vienna (VIE) to Frankfurt (FRA) VIE - FRA
  2. Take the train from Frankfurt to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof

Vienna to Stuttgart by train

The train journey time between Vienna and Stuttgart is around 6h 29m and covers a distance of around 648 km. Operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), the Vienna to Stuttgart train service departs from Wien Hbf and arrives in Stuttgart Hbf. Typically two trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

2 Weekly Trains
6h 29m Average Duration
€26 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Vienna to Stuttgart is to train which costs €26 - €32 and takes 6h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Vienna to Stuttgart is to fly which costs €65 - €310 and takes 4h 10m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Vienna to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Vienna Erdberg and arriving at Stuttgart Büchsenstraße via Flughafen/Messe and Stuttgart Universität. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 36m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Wien Hbf and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart twice a week, and operate Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 6h 29m.

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It is 534 km from Vienna to Stuttgart. It is approximately 622.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 6h 29m and costs €26 - €32.

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The train from Wien Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf takes 6h 29m including transfers and departs twice a week.

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Vienna to Stuttgart bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Vienna Erdberg station.

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Vienna to Stuttgart train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), depart from Wien Hbf station.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Stuttgart is to train which takes 6h 29m and costs €26 - €32. Alternatively, you can bus via Stuttgart Universität, which costs €30 - €40 and takes 10h 36m, you could also fly, which costs €65 - €310 and takes 4h 10m.

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  • Distance: 533.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 29m

What companies run services between Vienna, Austria and Stuttgart, Germany?

Hungarian Railways (MÁV) operates a train from Wien Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf twice a week. Tickets cost €26 - €32 and the journey takes 6h 29m. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Vienna Erdberg to Flughafen/Messe every 4 hours. Tickets cost €30 - €40 and the journey takes 9h 25m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €750
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Munich
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €750
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€150 - €800
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Berlin Brandenburg
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €800
Austrian Airlines
Website
austrian.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €420
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€150 - €750
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €320
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Vienna to Stuttgart via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €550
Flights from Vienna to Frankfurt via Zurich
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€150 - €800
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Frankfurt to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€35 - €55
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Flixtrain
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Frankfurt to Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Flixtrain
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Vienna Erdberg to Flughafen/Messe
Ave. Duration
9h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
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Union Ivkoni
Phone
02/989 0000
Website
union-ivkoni.com
Bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Stuttgart Airport Bus Terminal SAB
Ave. Duration
9h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€20 - €29
Website
Union Ivkoni
EuroClub
Phone
+38(066)-281-80-41
Email
euroclubbus@gmail.com
Website
eclub.kiev.ua
Bus from Vienna Central Bus Station VIB to Stuttgart Airport Bus Terminal SAB
Ave. Duration
8h 20m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
EuroClub

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The quickest flight from Vienna Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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Vienna to Stuttgart bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Flughafen/Messe station.

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Vienna to Stuttgart train services, operated by Hungarian Railways (MÁV), arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Vienna to Stuttgart is 622 km. It takes approximately 5h 46m to drive from Vienna to Stuttgart.

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Eurowings, Swiss, Austrian Airlines and Lufthansa offer flights from Vienna Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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The best way to get from Vienna to Vienna Airport is to train which takes 20 min and costs €3 - €11.

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