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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 57 min

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

$55 - $90

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Zurich to Stuttgart 138.6 miles

$15

4 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Zurich to Stuttgart, Böblingen 024 / ...

$25 - $40

Drive  •  2 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Zürich to Stuttgart 138 miles

$29 - $45

Fly to Stuttgart  •  3 h 16 min

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

$55 - $223

Fly to Nuremberg, train  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Nuremberg (NUE) ZRH - NUE
  2. Take the train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf

$115 - $337

What companies run services between Zürich, Switzerland and Stuttgart, Germany?

Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS) operates a train from Zürich to Stuttgart every 3 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h 57 min. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from Zürich to Stuttgart 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $22 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Munich
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Flights from Zurich to Nuremberg
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$95 - $440
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Deutsche Bahn
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Nürnberg Hbf to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Bus operators
FlixBus
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Stuttgart, Böblingen
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Zürich and Stuttgart is 164 km. The road distance is 221 km.

The cheapest way to get from Zürich to Stuttgart is to rideshare which costs SFr 14 and takes 2 h 59 min.

The quickest way to get from Zürich to Stuttgart is to drive which takes 2 h 16 min and costs SFr 28 - SFr 45.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Zürich HB and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf. Services depart every three hours. The journey takes approximately 2 h 57 min.

The train from Zürich HB to Stuttgart Hbf takes 2 h 57 min including transfers and departs every three hours.