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.
The average ticket from Stuttgart to Munich will cost around $ 43 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 27.
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2 h 12 m
2 h 40 m
Trains per day
Of the 51 trains that leave Stuttgart for Munich every day 34 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.
These direct trains cover the 191 km distance in an average of 2 h 40 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 12 m .
The slowest trains will take 4 h 7 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.
|Distance||118 miles (190 km)|
|Average train duration||2 h 13 min|
|Average train ticket price||$25 (€20)|
|Train frequency||16 a day|
|Direct train||Yes, there are 16 direct trains a day|
|Train companies||Deutsche Bahn or TGV|
Trains from Stuttgart to Munich cover the 118 miles (190 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 13 min with our travel partners like Deutsche Bahn or TGV. Normally, there are 16 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 $25 (€20). Travelers depart most frequently from Stuttgart Hbf and arrive in München Hbf.
You can travel by train between Stuttgart and Munich with TGV and Deutsche Bahn for as low as $22 (€18). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.
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 Munich train.
Train information from Stuttgart to Munich with Deutsche Bahn:
Deutsche Bahn has the following ticket policies due to COVID-19, which you should be aware of when booking and traveling by train from Stuttgart to Munich:
Travelers can choose from over 30 trains in Germany traveling from Stuttgart to Munich every day. The route is operated by Deutsche Bahn, with TGV operating the occasional train. Deutsche Bahn ICE (Inter-City Express) trains complete the journey in approximately 2:10 h to 2:46 h. Most Stuttgart to Munich trains are direct; however, occasional trains require a transfer in Ulm. The first train leaves Stuttgart at 3:36 a.m. and the last service is at 10:14 p.m. All Stuttgart to Frankfurt trains depart from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof and arrive at München Hauptbahnhof.
Average prices for trains from Stuttgart to Frankfurt when you book in advance
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Stuttgart to Munich Trains: General Information
Travelers can usually offset some of the cost of Stuttgart to Munich train tickets by booking in advance.
Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on Stuttgart to Munich 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 traveling this route book their trains from Stuttgart Hbf to München Hbf.
The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Stuttgart Hbf, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Stuttgart.
The most popular arrival train station, München Hbf, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Munich.
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