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from Stuttgart to Erfurt

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

Our recommendation

To get from Stuttgart to Erfurt on Sep 17 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

05:02AMStuttgart Hbf4h05 09:07AMErfurt Hbf
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05:02AMStuttgart Hbf4h05 09:07AMErfurt Hbf
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07:27PMStuttgart Hbf4h11 11:38PMErfurt Hbf
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07:07PMStuttgart Hbf4h31 11:38PMErfurt Hbf
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09:08AMStuttgart Hbf5h13 02:21PMErfurt Hbf
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Deutsche Bahn

COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Sep 17
$37Deutsche Bahn
Sep 21
$22Deutsche Bahn
Sep 22
$30Deutsche Bahn

Travel Information from Stuttgart to Erfurt

distanceDistance172 miles (278 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $19 (€15) • 4 h 2 min
carriersPopular travel companiesFlixTrain

Travel 172 miles (278 km) by train between Stuttgart and Erfurt. FlixTrain is the main travel company operating this journey. Travelers can even take a direct train from Stuttgart to Erfurt.

Travel Tips

Travel from Stuttgart to Erfurt
Travel to Erfurt 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 Stuttgart to Erfurt.
What are the ways to get from Stuttgart to Erfurt?

Travel from Stuttgart to Erfurt by taking a train.

What is the fastest way to travel from Stuttgart to Erfurt?

The fastest way to travel from Stuttgart to Erfurt is by train with an average journey time of 4 h 2 min.

What is the distance between Stuttgart and Erfurt?

Erfurt is approximately 172 miles (278 km) away from Stuttgart.

How many services a day are there to Erfurt from Stuttgart?

The average frequency per day from Stuttgart to Erfurt is:

  • 12 trains per day.

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

What are the departure and arrival points in Stuttgart and in Erfurt?

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Stuttgart Hbf and tend to arrive in Erfurt Hbf.
Who can get me from Stuttgart to Erfurt?

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Erfurt from Stuttgart:

  • You can take a train from Stuttgart to Erfurt with FlixTrain. Cheap tickets can be found for $19 (€15) with FlixTrain from Stuttgart to Erfurt.
Is there a direct service from Stuttgart to Erfurt?

Yes, there is a direct route available from Stuttgart to Erfurt:

  • You can find around 12 direct trains per day and travel with Deutsche Bahn or FlixTrain.

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

Where else should I travel to after my journey between Stuttgart and Erfurt ends?
Looking to extend your trip from Stuttgart to Erfurt? Many Omio customers who go from Stuttgart to Erfurt usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich. If you're looking to explore Berlin, Frankfurt am Main or Munich from Erfurt, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.
When should I buy a ticket from Stuttgart to Erfurt online to score the best deals?

Before traveling from Stuttgart to Erfurt, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • A train ticket costs $19 (€15) one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Stuttgart to Erfurt tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.


Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Stuttgart Flughafen Messe
Stuttgart Hbf

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