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from Budapest to Stuttgart

You can get from Budapest to Stuttgart by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Budapest to Stuttgart on Jan 30 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

04:40PMBudapest Keleti12h55 05:35AMStuttgart Hbf
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$621One-way
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$621One-way
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09:40AMBudapest Keleti9h24 07:04PMStuttgart Hbf
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07:40AMBudapest Keleti9h23 05:03PMStuttgart Hbf
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10:40AMBudapest Keleti9h19 07:59PMStuttgart Hbf
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$1591One-way

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Sun
Jan 30
$55Deutsche Bahn with connection
$49Flixbus
$253Eurowings
Mon
Jan 31
$118Deutsche Bahn
$108Flixbus
$89Eurowings
Tue
Feb 1
$55Deutsche Bahn with connection
$130Flixbus
$397Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 2
$55Deutsche Bahn with connection
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$225Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 3
$55Deutsche Bahn
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$166Air Baltic
Fri
Feb 4
$52RegioJet a.s.
$57Flixbus
$144Eurowings
Sat
Feb 5
$55Deutsche Bahn
$75Flixbus
$218Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 6
$55Deutsche Bahn with connection
$46Flixbus
$143Air Baltic
Mon
Feb 7
$50RegioJet a.s.
$78Flixbus
$78Eurowings
Tue
Feb 8
$55Deutsche Bahn with connection
$106Flixbus
$196Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 9
$55Deutsche Bahn
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$196Lufthansa
Thu
Feb 10
$55Deutsche Bahn
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$187Air Baltic
Fri
Feb 11
$52RegioJet a.s.
$56Flixbus
$126Eurowings
Sat
Feb 12
$55Deutsche Bahn
$82Flixbus
$169Lufthansa
Sun
Feb 13
$55Deutsche Bahn with connection
$46Flixbus
$87Air Baltic
Mon
Feb 14
$52RegioJet a.s.
$95Flixbus
$87Eurowings
Tue
Feb 15
$55Deutsche Bahn
$83Flixbus
$157Lufthansa
Wed
Feb 16
$55Deutsche Bahn
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Thu
Feb 17
$55Deutsche Bahn
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$107Air Baltic
Fri
Feb 18
$52RegioJet a.s.
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$108Eurowings

Travel Information to Stuttgart from Budapest

distanceDistance462 miles (745 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$56 - $90
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $56 (€47) • 9 h 19 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $90 (€75) • 1 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Air Baltic or Deutsche Bahn

Travel 462 miles (745 km) by bus, flight or train to Stuttgart from Budapest. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 30 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $56 (€47). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Air Baltic or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct flight or train from Budapest to Stuttgart.

How to get from Budapest to Stuttgart

Stuttgart lies 462 miles (745 km) from Budapest. Travelers can opt to get on buses, flights, or trains to get from Budapest to Stuttgart. Flights are available daily provide faster transfers taking about 4h 30min. If you are looking for more cost-effective means, consider taking the bus or the train. There are daily bus and train rides from Budapest to Stuttgart. Trains take 9h 19min to get from Budapest to Stuttgart, covering about 593 miles (954km). Buses take about 13h 34min to get between the two cities.

Stuttgart is an ideal destination for any type of traveler as it boasts a rich history, a bustling culinary scene, attractive destinations, and everything for all travelers. Its numerous museums make it the perfect destination for art lovers. The city also boasts plenty of romantic spots, making it the ideal getaway for couples.

What is the cheapest way of getting from Budapest to Stuttgart

The cheapest way of getting from Budapest to Stuttgart is taking the bus. Buses on the Budapest Stuttgart route have layovers along the way. The average journey time by bus takes 13h 34min. Buses start their journeys at the Budapest Kelenfold bus station and arrive at Stuttgart and arrive at Stuttgart Buchsenstrasse station. Bus companies that provide rides from Budapest to Stuttgart include Flixbus, Eurolines Germany, and Eurolines France. To get cheaper tickets from Budapest to Stuttgart, travelers can book in advance.

We also recommend being flexible with your travel dates as you might score cheaper deals a few days before or after the scheduled date. Buses and trains with layovers cost cheaper than direct services, so consider getting connecting services to save money. If you need to save money, keep an eye on possible discounts and offers provided by ticket sales providers. Train and bus companies often give discounts to senior travelers and students, saving them more money.

What is the Fastest Way to Travel Budapest to Stuttgart?

The fastest way of getting from Budapest to Stuttgart is by flight. On average, flights take 5h 50min to get from Budapest Ferenc International Airport to Stuttgart Airport. Flights that take this duration provide direct transfers. There are flights with layovers, and flight time might vary depending on the provider and the number of layovers along the journey. Eurowings provides the most flights o this route. There are regular flights weekly that offer services from Budapest to Stuttgart. On average, there are about six flights weekly from Budapest to Stuttgart.

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Budapest Couple Sunset. Source: Shutterstock

Trains from Budapest to Stuttgart

Trains are a convenient way of getting from Budapest to Stuttgart as travelers won’t have to worry about parking and commuting from stations to downtown Stuttgart. There are 16 daily trains from Budapest to Stuttgart. Trains depart at Stuttgart Hbf and arrive at the Budapest train station. On average trains take 15h 45min, but the fastest train can take 9h 21min. train journeys have one or two changes along the way. OBB is the sole provider for trains from Budapest to Stuttgart. Depending on the day of the week and the provider, trains depart at different schedules. On weekdays, the first train departs at 6:05 a.m. while the last train departs at 11:16 p.m. during weekends, trains leave at 04:46 a.m.

Train travel from Budapest to Stuttgart with OBB.

OBB Railjet operates train services f from Austria to Europe. OBB provides rail jets, high-speed trains that travel at a speed of 142 mph (230k/h). Rail jets provide night trains which provide overnight services. Railjets depart Budapest at 2:00 p.m. and arrive at Stuttgart at 11:00 p.m. These trains provide several travel categories for passengers; business class, first-class and second class travel. Amenities include an onboard restaurant, free Wi-Fi, and wife reclining seats. Trains also provide luggage racks for travelers to place seats. These trains are wheelchair accessible, and they provide power charging outlets.

Buses from Budapest to Stuttgart

Buses from Budapest to Stuttgart leave the Budapest Keleti station and arrive at Feuerbach Bahnof station in Stuttgart. There are about 28 daily bus trips from Budapest to Stuttgart. Buses companies that operate bus rides from Budapest to Stuttgart include FlixBus, Karat-S, Region Jet, and Nomago. The average journey time for buses from Budapest to Stuttgart is 15h 45min while the fastest will take 11h 50min.

Traveling by bus from Budapest to Stuttgart with Flixbus

Flixbus operates from Budapest Nepligetain station and arrive at Stuttgart Vaihingen. Flixbus also have stops at the Budapest Kelenfold Station. Flixbus provides connecting routes from Budapest to Stuttgart with one layover along the route. Flixbus provides two buses daily. The earliest Flixbus leaves at 5:00 a.m. and the latest leaves at 10:00 a.m.

Stuttgart People Fountain. Source: Shutterstock

Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart

Flights from Budapest to Stuttgart cover 472 miles (760km). Airlines that serve this route include British Airways, Brussel Airlines, Eurowings, and Lufthansa. Daily, there are about six flights that operate from Budapest to Stuttgart. Most airlines provide direct transfers on this route. The average flight time from Budapest to Stuttgart is 1h 30min. The most popular airline on this route is Eurowings. Flights depart Budapest at Budapest Airport and arrive at Stuttgart Airport.

Flying from Budapest to Stuttgart with Eurowings

The most popular carriers are Eurowings. They provide about ten flights weekly. Other carriers that provide services along the Budapest-Stuttgart route include British Airways, Brussels Airlines, Eurowings, and Lufthansa. Eurowings have the most reliable services and have minimum cancellations.

To Stuttgart by train/bus/flight- Travel tips

Stuttgart, Germany’s capital, is an appealing city that provides outstanding museums, Europe’s top zoos, and major attractions. This makes it an ideal destination for any traveler. If you love cars, the Mercedez Benz Museum is the ideal destination for you. It has over 160 vehicle exhibits and a Porsche Museum. Art and cultural lovers will also love the Ludwigsburg Palace, which boasts lavishly decorated walls. It features a marble hall with scenic ceilings and chandeliers.

If you are visiting Stuttgart in December, you might catch the popular Pumpkin Festival. Nature and outdoor lovers will love visiting Wilhema Zoological and Botanical Garden. It features various plant and animal exhibits, a plant house, and a large green park. The garden houses the Moorish Villa, which overlooks the Neckar River. Outdoor lovers will love visiting Palace Square, a massive green space with lawns and benches.

Visitors can enjoy picnics, strolling, skating, or shopping at the children's Christmas Market. Palace Square houses the Jubilee column and the Neues Schloss that feature architectural designs from the 17th century. Grabkapelle is an ideal destination that provides a romantic spot for lovers visiting Stuttgart. Killesberg Park and Tower provide a massive green space that houses several flower shows and events. It has an observation tower that towers 40 meters high and provides breathtaking views of the scenery.

Shopping lovers can visit the Königstraße, which provides a mile of chain shops and retail stores. Markthalle also features shopping options for specialty foods and exotic treats. Thrill-seekers will love climbing up the Eugenstaffel tower near the State Art museum that provides scenic views of the hillside and stair-stepped waterfall.

Stuttgart houses bustling restaurants that provide top-notch meals. Cube provides Asian-Inspired cuisine and great cocktails, while Delice is popular for its Roma-Style Dumplings. Treat your taste buds to Olivo’s Perigord goose liver with sheep's milk yogurt or brioche crumble.

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FAQs

Is international travel between Budapest, Hungary and Stuttgart, Germany allowed?

Travel between Budapest, Hungary and Stuttgart, Germany is: Partially open.

Can travelers from Hungary enter Germany?

International entry is allowed at this time for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Hungary.

Are there rules for self-quarantine when arriving to Stuttgart from Budapest?

Conditions of entry into Germany:

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival and 10 day mandatory self quarantine
  • Travellers with a certificate of vaccination are exempt from compulsory quarantine
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from compulsory quarantine (certificate needed)
  • Negative COVID-19 test is required to end quarantine early. This test occurs on day 5 in quarantine
  • Digital entry registration is required prior to arrival
  • The exact quarantine requirements depend on the regulations in each federal state

Are there COVID-19 safety rules for social distancing and wearing face masks in Stuttgart, Germany?

To reduce the spread of COVID-19, the government of Germany has imposed the following measures:

  • Physical distance requirement: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face mask requirement: Mandatory

This information was last checked on 1/28/22. As this information can change due to the nature of the pandemic, make sure to review the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations   for your journey between Budapest and Stuttgart.

Are there restrictions on my return trip to Budapest, Hungary from Stuttgart, Germany due to COVID-19?

The current restriction level for returning to Budapest, Hungary from Germany is: Partially open.

Am I allowed to reenter Budapest, Hungary from Stuttgart, Germany?

Reentering Hungary is currently allowed for: Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of Germany

Do I need to self-quarantine when I arrive back to Budapest from Stuttgart?

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
  • Travellers who have recovered from COVID-19 in the last 6 months are exempt from providing a negative COVID-19 test and can bypass compulsory quarantine on arrival (certificate required)

Which rules do I need to follow in Budapest, Hungary regarding COVID-19?

All travelers returning to Hungary must observe the following safety measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 in the country:

  • Physical distance: 1.5 metre (s) (5 feet)
  • Face masks: Mandatory

The information above was last checked on 1/24/22. We do our best to keep this information up-to-date, but regulations can change due to the nature of the coronavirus pandemic, so please double check the latest COVID-19 travel safety regulations ahead of your trip back to Budapest from Stuttgart here.

How do I get from Budapest to Stuttgart?

There are 3 ways that you can travel to Stuttgart from Budapest. You can take a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to travel from Budapest to Stuttgart?

The cheapest way to go to Stuttgart from Budapest is by taking a train, which costs on average $56 (€47).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Stuttgart:

Taking a train is about $1 (€1) less than taking a bus, which costs on average $56 (€47) for this journey.

A train is generally $34 (€28) less than a flight for the same route. Taking a flight costs on average $90 (€75) from Budapest to Stuttgart.

What is the quickest way to get from Budapest to Stuttgart?

The fastest way from Budapest to Stuttgart is by flight with an average journey time of 1 h 30 min.

There are alternative travel options to Stuttgart that can usually take longer:

In comparison, traveling by bus can take you on average 14 h 35 min.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 9 h 19 min   of travel time.

What is the distance from Budapest to Stuttgart?

Stuttgart is approximately 462 miles (745 km) away from Budapest.

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Budapest to Stuttgart?

The average frequency per day from Budapest to Stuttgart is:

  • Around 1 train per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Budapest and Stuttgart as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

When traveling to Stuttgart from Budapest, where do I depart from Budapest and where do I arrive in Stuttgart?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Budapest to Stuttgart:

  • Buses most often depart from Budapest at Budapest, Thököly út (Budapest-Keleti) and arrive in Stuttgart at Stuttgart.
  • Flights mostly leave from Budapest Ferenc Liszt International Airport and tend to arrive in Stuttgart Airport.
  • Trains from Budapest to Stuttgart most often leave from Budapest-Déli and arrive in Stuttgart Hbf.

Which travel companies can get me from Budapest to Stuttgart?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Budapest to Stuttgart, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Travel with Flixbus to go to Stuttgart by bus. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Flixbus Budapest to Stuttgart tickets on Omio for $56 (€47).
  • Air Baltic can take you to Stuttgart by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Air Baltic from Budapest to Stuttgart for $90 (€75).
  • Deutsche Bahn can take you to Stuttgart by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Deutsche Bahn from Budapest to Stuttgart for $56 (€47).

Is there a way to travel directly from Budapest to Stuttgart?

Yes, there are direct services available from Budapest to Stuttgart with the following travel companies:

  • You can find around 1 direct train per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Stuttgart as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Budapest and Stuttgart.

Where else should I travel to after my journey to Stuttgart from Budapest ends?

Looking to extend your trip from Budapest to Stuttgart? Many Omio customers who go from Budapest to Stuttgart usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Paris or Munich from Stuttgart, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

How far in advance should I purchase tickets to Stuttgart from Budapest online to get the best deals?

When planning your trip from Budapest to Stuttgart, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost $56 (€47) one way on average.
  • Plane tickets are costing on average $90 (€75) one way.
  • Train tickets are costing $56 (€47) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Budapest to Stuttgart online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.