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Train Information to Stuttgart from Munich

distanceDistance118 miles (190 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 11 min
priceAverage train ticket price$28 (€22)
frequencyTrain frequency12 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 12 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesDeutsche Bahn or TGV

Trains from Munich to Stuttgart cover the 118 miles (190 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 11 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or TGV. Normally, there are 12 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as $22 (€18), but the average price of train tickets is $28 (€22). Travelers depart most frequently from München Hbf and arrive in Stuttgart Hbf.

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Travel with TGV and Deutsche Bahn between Munich and Stuttgart

Find the best trains from Munich to Stuttgart with Omio's travel partners TGV and Deutsche Bahn from $22 (€18). We can find you the best deals, schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the best trip.

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Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the main provider of train services in Germany, making on average 40, 000 journeys per day. A special feature of Deutsche Bahn is its wide range of ticket types, savings offers including Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible fares and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your train from Munich to Stuttgart. DB uses different types of trains such as the ICE (Intercity Express), IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn) on its routes, which differ in terms of comfort and the time required to travel. For example, while bathrooms are standard amenities, services like an onboard restaurant or free WiFi are only available on certain trains.

Munich to Stuttgart train information with Deutsche Bahn:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 40 min
  • Deutsche Bahn frequency: 6 a day

Deutsche Bahn has updated its ticket policies due to the coronavirus. Keep these in mind when booking your Deutsche Bahn tickets between Munich and Stuttgart and when traveling by train:

  • Normal conditions apply
  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended

Trains from Munich to Stuttgart

Trains are a reliable means of travel between Munich and Stuttgart. Commuters can catch a train at any time of the day, starting as early as 3:15 a.m., and continuing to about 10:45 p.m. Most connections are direct and take an average of three hours 35 minutes to cover the 119-mile (192 km) journey. Normally, about 41 trains ply this route, with the fastest trains taking approximately two hours 18 minutes, and the slowest take around four hours and 24 minutes.

Munich to Stuttgart Train Time: Daily Departures

About 41 trains leave Munich for Stuttgart every day. The trains leave at almost hourly intervals and are available most of the day. However, the early morning hours may have about three connections within the hour. The first train from Munich to Stuttgart leaves the station around 3:15 a.m., while the final train departs around 10:45 p.m.

How long is the journey by train from Munich to Stuttgart?

A train from Munich to Stuttgart takes approximately three hours 35 minutes. Most of the trains travel directly between the two cities. The fastest trains take about two hours 18 minutes, and the slowest ones take around four hours 24 minutes.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from Munich to Stuttgart?

Departure train station: All trains that commute along the Munich-Stuttgart route depart from the Munich Central Station, which is about 450 meters from the city center. Travelers can easily access it on foot. The station has numerous facilities such as luggage lockers, free WiFi, ATMs at various points and an office desk.

Arrival train station: A train from Munich to Stuttgart comes to a stop at the Stuttgart Central Station. The station lies about three-quarters of a mile (one km) north of the city center and a U-Bahn gets there in about seven minutes. The station has left luggage stores, information desk, first-class lounges, and restaurants.

Which train companies travel from Munich to Stuttgart?

All train services between Munich and Stuttgart are run by either Deutsche Bahn or TGV. Both operators offer direct connections from Munich to Stuttgart, making about 30 trips per day. Their schedules make it easier for passengers to choose departure times that correspond to their itinerary. A train from Munich to Stuttgart takes around three and a half hours to cover the journey, depending on the service. Augsburg and Ulm are the major transfer centers along this route.

Deutsche Bahn Munich to Stuttgart

Deutsche Bahn (DB) is the largest rail operator in Germany, popular due to its high-quality rail network. It offers more connections from Munich to Stuttgart and may make up to three transfers along the way, resulting in cheaper tickets.

TGV Munich to Stuttgart

TGV is among the oldest train companies in Europe and is famous for its extensive high-speed rail network. It runs fewer trains between Munich and Stuttgart with most of serving direct connections. 

Munich to Stuttgart Trains: Services on Board

Both Deutsche Bahn and TGV offer first-class services on a train from Munich to Stuttgart. With larger legroom and reclining seats, passengers enjoy a comfortable and relaxing trip between the two stations. First-class passengers have access to exclusive facilities such as Wi-Fi and power sockets to charge their electrical gadgets. Travelers with second class tickets on both operators also enjoy relative comfort. The carriages have reclining seats, ample legroom, and free Wi-Fi. Those traveling on a budget should consider booking second class seats. Both operators between Munich and Stuttgart allow passengers to travel with small pets such as cats and dogs provided that they are in cages and do not disturb other customers. Passengers can also transport foldable bicycles free of charge. However, those with standard bicycles must acquire relevant tickets. The operators help those with disabilities to search for and make connections though it is worth contacting the provider at least 48 hours in advance to secure any extra assistance required.

How to find cheap train tickets from Munich to Stuttgart?

Those wishing to travel from Munich to Stuttgart on a budget have a few ways they can choose to save. Travelers should consider making early bookings to get cheaper tickets. Both Deutsche Bahn and TGV release their tickets three to six months before the departure to make booking easier. Commuting on slower trains is another tip of cutting ticket costs, and so is traveling during off-peak hours.

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Trains from Munich to Stuttgart
Travel by train to Stuttgart easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Munich to Stuttgart.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train from Munich to Stuttgart?
Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train between Munich and Stuttgart for the next 7 days starting from $22 (€18)  one way.
What is the cost of a train to Stuttgart from Munich?
The train price from Munich to Stuttgart is on average $28 (€22)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.
How far is it from Munich to Stuttgart by train?
You should expect to travel around 118 miles (190 km)  to Stuttgart from Munich by train.
How long is the train ride from Munich to Stuttgart?
On average the Munich to Stuttgart train travel time is 2 h 11 min  for the 118 miles (190 km) long route, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
When traveling by train from Munich to Stuttgart, which train station in Munich do I depart from and which train station in Stuttgart do I arrive in?

Omio customers traveling this route book their trains from München Hbf   to Stuttgart Hbf.

Where is the Munich train station located? Where is the Stuttgart train station located?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km from the city center of Munich.

The most popular arrival train station, Stuttgart Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city center of Stuttgart.

Which train companies can take me to Stuttgart from Munich?
Take the Munich to Stuttgart train with Deutsche Bahn or TGV. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Munich to Stuttgart as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many trains are there from Munich to Stuttgart a day?
On average, there are 12 trains a day from Munich to Stuttgart. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When does the first train depart from Munich to Stuttgart? When does the last train depart from Munich to Stuttgart?
You can take the earliest train from Munich to Stuttgart at 5: 28 AM   or take the last train from Munich to Stuttgart leaving at 7: 51 PM. Look for the latest Munich to Stuttgart train schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the train for this journey.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Munich to Stuttgart for the best deals?
You can find trains to Stuttgart from Munich to cost on average $28 (€22) one way if you book within the next 7 days. But we recommend buying train tickets in advance to score the best deals and save money on your journey. You’ll see tickets for the Munich to Stuttgart train generally on sale a few months before the planned travel date.