There are 4 ways to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  1 h 16 min

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

$50 - $200

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Bus  •  5 h 21 min

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

$19 - $48

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Train  •  4 h 5 min

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

$68 - $110

Drive  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart 136.8 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart is to bus which costs SFr 18 - SFr 50 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart is to fly which costs SFr 45 - SFr 190 and takes 1 h 16 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart. However, there are services departing from Zürich Flughafen and arriving at Stuttgart Hbf via Schaffhausen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 5 min.

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The distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) and Stuttgart is 155 km. The road distance is 218.9 km.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart without a car is to train which takes 4 h 5 min and costs SFr 65 - SFr 110.

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It takes approximately 1 h 16 min to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart, including transfers.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), depart from Zürich Flughafen station.

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The best way to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart is to fly which takes 1 h 16 min and costs SFr 45 - SFr 190. Alternatively, you can train, which costs SFr 65 - SFr 110 and takes 4 h 5 min, you could also bus, which costs SFr 18 - SFr 50 and takes 5 h 21 min.

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The quickest flight from Zurich Airport to Stuttgart Airport is the direct flight which takes 40 min.

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Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart train services, operated by Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS), arrive at Stuttgart Hbf station.

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Map of how to get from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart.
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  • Distance: 96.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 16 min

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

Swiss flies from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart 5 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart via Schaffhausen in around 4 h 5 min.

Airlines
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
44 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $270
Train operators
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.

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Website
sbb.ch
Train from Zürich Flughafen to Schaffhausen
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Schaffhausen to Stuttgart Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
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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Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Zurich to Stuttgart, Stuttgart North, Kornwestheim
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart is 219 km. It takes approximately 2 h 11 min to drive from Zurich Airport (ZRH) to Stuttgart.

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Swiss offers flights from Zurich Airport to Stuttgart Airport.

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