The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Stuttgart to Frankfurt am Main is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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1 h 17 m
1 h 28 m
Trains per day
Of the 5 trains that leave Stuttgart for Frankfurt am Main every day 4 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
|Distance||94 miles (152 km)|
|Average train duration||1 h 41 min|
|Average train ticket price||$14 (€13)|
|Train frequency||25 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 23 direct trains a day|
|Train providers||Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection|
Trains from Stuttgart to Frankfurt am Main cover the 94 miles (152 km) long trip taking on average 1 h 41 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn, FlixTrain or Deutsche Bahn with connection. Normally, there are 25 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this route costs around $14 (€13), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $9 (€8). Travelers depart most frequently from Stuttgart Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
For as little as $9 (€8) you can travel by train between Stuttgart and Frankfurt am Main with Deutsche Bahn. Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this journey.
Deutsche Bahn is a German train company that operates trains throughout the country including trains from Stuttgart to Frankfurt am Main. It offers a wide range of services, including high-speed InterCity Express (ICE) trains, regional trains, and night trains. ICE trains are the fastest and most comfortable way to travel, with speeds of up to 300 km/h. Regional trains are slower but offer more frequent stops and are ideal for shorter trips. Night trains are a great way to save time and money, with comfortable sleeping compartments and couchettes. Deutsche Bahn offers a variety of ticket types, including single tickets, day tickets, and group tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power outlets, and a variety of food and beverage options. The most popular routes for Deutsche Bahn are between major cities such as Berlin, Munich, Hamburg, and Frankfurt. Other popular routes include Cologne to Stuttgart, Berlin to Dresden, and Hamburg to Cologne.
Stuttgart to Frankfurt am Main train information with Deutsche Bahn:
Travelers can choose from up to 40 trains in Germany traveling from Stuttgart to Frankfurt every day. The route is operated by Deutsche Bahn and most ICE (Inter-City Express) trains complete the journey in approximately 1:20 h. Some trains usually require a transfer in Mannheim. The first train leaves Stuttgart just after 12:22 a.m. and the last service is at around 11:05 p.m. All Stuttgart to Frankfurt trains depart from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof and arrive at either Frankfurt Hauptbahnhof or Frankfurt's Süd train station. Passengers should bear in mind that overnight trains and some weekend services may take slightly longer.
Average prices for trains from Stuttgart to Frankfurt when you book in advance
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Stuttgart to Frankfurt Trains: General Information
Travelers can usually offset some of the cost of Stuttgart to Frankfurt train tickets by booking in advance.
Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Stuttgart to Frankfurt trains decrease the further they are booked in advance:
The rule of buying in advance to save money is not only valid when booking a flight but also for train travel. Train tickets are generally on sale 6 months before the departure date. Some train booking tips from us:
When departing from Stuttgart, you have various train station options to start your trip from including Stuttgart Hbf, Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe and Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt. When arriving in Frankfurt am Main, you can end your route in train stations like Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, Frankfurt Main Ost and Frankfurt am Main - Stadion.
Passengers board the train most frequently from Stuttgart Hbf, which is located around 0.7 miles (1.2 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, located 9.2 miles (14.8 km) away from the city centre.
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