The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.
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Of the 47 trains that leave Stuttgart for Frankfurt am Main every day 29 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 52 min|
|Average train ticket price||$12 (€11)|
|Train frequency||24 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 24 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn|
Trains from Stuttgart to Frankfurt am Main cover the 94 miles (152 km) long route taking on average 1 h 52 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn with connection, FlixTrain, Flixbus or Deutsche Bahn. Normally, there are 24 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $11 (€10), but the average price of train tickets is $12 (€11). Travelers depart most frequently from Stuttgart Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
You can travel by train to Frankfurt am Main from Stuttgart with Deutsche Bahn and FlixBus for as low as $11 (€10). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best journey.
Deutsche Bahn (DB) is Germany’s main provider of train services and makes on average about 40, 000 domestic and international journeys per day. Deutsche Bahn’s fleet of trains includes the high-speed ICE (Intercity Express) as well as the IC (Intercity), EC (Eurocity), IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional Express) and RB (Regionalbahn), which differ in terms of comfort and the time needed to travel. For example, while toilets are standard amenities, services like onboard restaurants or free WiFi are only available on certain train types and routes. Deutsche Bahn is well-known for its wide range of fares like Super Saver, Saver, and Flexible and discount cards like the Bahncard 25, 50 and 100, which you can also use for your Stuttgart to Frankfurt am Main train.
Deutsche Bahn from Stuttgart to Frankfurt am Main train information:
FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost train companies in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travelers in both continents the option to take a long-distance train at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight trains on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one carry-on bag and one checked bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long train journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.
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:
Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Stuttgart Hbf and arrive in Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf.
You can find the most popular departure train station for this trip, Stuttgart Hbf, located approximately 0.9 miles (1.4 km) from the city center of Stuttgart. The most popular arrival train station in Frankfurt am Main, called Frankfurt (M) Flughafen Regionalbf, is located around 9.3 miles (15 km) away from its city center.
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