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from Essen to Stuttgart

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

Our recommendation

To get from Essen to Stuttgart on Jan 20 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:59PMEssen Hbf4h09 10:08PMStuttgart Hbf
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$381One-way
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$381One-way
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10:16AMEssen Hbf3h06 01:22PMStuttgart Hbf
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02:00PMEssen Hbf4h27 06:27PMStuttgart Hbf
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Travel Information from Essen to Stuttgart

distanceDistance207 miles (334 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight or train
priceTicket price range$21 - $159
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $21 (€18) • 3 h 8 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • $159 (€133) • 2 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn

Take a bus, flight or train to travel 207 miles (334 km) to Stuttgart from Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as $21 (€18). The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Flixbus, Lufthansa Cityline or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travelers can even take a direct bus, flight or train from Essen to Stuttgart.

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Travel Tips: Travel from Essen to Stuttgart

Travel 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 Essen to Stuttgart.
FAQs

How do I reach Stuttgart from Essen?

There are 3 ways that you can travel between Essen and Stuttgart. You can take a bus, flight or train.

What is the cheapest way to go from Essen to Stuttgart?

The cheapest way to get from Essen to Stuttgart is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around $21 (€18) compared to other travel options to Stuttgart:

Taking a train is usually $43 (€36) less than taking a bus to Stuttgart, which costs on average $65 (€54) for the same trip.

Taking a train is about $138 (€115) less than taking a flight, which costs on average $159 (€133) for this journey.

What is the fastest way from Essen to Stuttgart?

The quickest way to travel to Stuttgart from Essen is by flight, which takes on average 2 h 50 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

In comparison, going by bus can take 6 h 55 min   on average.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 8 min   of travel time.

What is the distance between Essen and Stuttgart?

Stuttgart is approximately 207 miles (334 km) away from Essen.

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

The average frequency per day from Essen to Stuttgart is:

  • 16 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip from Essen to Stuttgart as scheduled services by bus, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when traveling from Essen to Stuttgart?

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

  • Buses mostly leave from Essen-Altenessen (Bahnhof) and tend to arrive in Stuttgart, Feuerbach Bahnhof.
  • Trains mostly leave from Essen Hbf and tend to arrive in Stuttgart Hbf.

Which travel companies can help me find a way to get from Essen to Stuttgart?

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

  • Travel with Flixbus for buses to Stuttgart. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Flixbus Essen to Stuttgart tickets on Omio for $65 (€54).
  • Lufthansa Cityline can get you to Stuttgart by plane. You can find a good deal for plane tickets with Lufthansa Cityline from Essen to Stuttgart for $159 (€133) on Omio.
  • Travel with Deutsche Bahn to go to Stuttgart by train. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Deutsche Bahn Essen to Stuttgart tickets on Omio for $21 (€18).

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

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

  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn with 16 direct trains per day.

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 to Stuttgart from Essen.

What other destinations are worth visiting after traveling from Essen to Stuttgart?

Many of our customers who book a trip from Essen to Stuttgart often extend their vacation and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Paris or Munich. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Essen and Stuttgart itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Stuttgart and any of these top destinations today!

How early should I book Essen to Stuttgart tickets online to score the best deals?

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

  • Bus tickets cost on average $65 (€54) one way.
  • Plane tickets are costing $159 (€133) one way on average.
  • Train tickets are costing $21 (€18) one way on average.

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

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