Düsseldorf to Stuttgart train
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There are 39 daily trains from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart. Traveling by train from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart usually takes around 4 hours and 19 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 2 hours and 29 minutes.
|Distance||200 mi (322 km)|
|Fastest train||2h 29m|
|Trains per day||8|
|Most frequent service||Deutsche Bahn|
Train service from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart
- DB Eurocity tickets: C$52 one-way
- DB Intercity tickets: C$35 one-way
- DB Intercity-Express tickets: C$26 one-way
- Deutsche Bahn tickets: C$26 one-way
- Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company tickets: C$26 one-way
- FlixTrain tickets: C$35 one-way
What is the price of a train ticket from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart?
In the last month, $51.68 was the average price of a train ticket from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart. This is a great price, especially considering the length of the route. You can expect to find tickets at that price or lower if you book your trip at least 14 days in advance. Otherwise, expect to pay around $111.70 more than that for a same-day booking.
Monthly average prices
Ticket prices for the train from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart often fluctuate based on the time of year. For the best prices on this route, book in January when the average ticket price is only $77,
If you're thinking of traveling from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart during November, keep in mind that train ticket prices may be higher than usual, with an average price of $114 during this time of year. The best way to score a cheap deal, even in November, is to book your trip well in advance.
Which train should you take from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart?
There are 6 train lines with service from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 58 trains each day.
|Train||Daily Trips||Avg. Time||Avg. Price|
|DB Eurocity||1||4h 4m||$86.07|
|DB Intercity||2||4h 43m||$92.49|
|DB Intercity-Express||11||3h 7m||$114.38|
|Deutsche Bahn||58||4h 3m||$110.35|
|Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company||21||4h 15m||$111.16|
DB Eurocity train tickets from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart start from $52, and on average cost . Daily there are 1 DB Eurocity schedules to Stuttgart. DB Eurocity in Düsseldorf leaves from Düsseldorf Central Station . And in Stuttgart trains arrive at Train Station .
From Düsseldorf to Stuttgart train travel on DB Eurocity takes 4 hours and 4 minutes. If you are looking to get to Stuttgart faster, DB Eurocity offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 29 minutes.
If you are looking to travel to Stuttgart on a weekend there is typically one DB Eurocity scheduled trip per day, which will cost for a one-way weekend reservation from Düsseldorf.
Deutsche Bahn IC is the German railway's long-distance train service provider with service across Germany and neighboring countries, including the Netherlands, Denmark, Switzerland, and Poland. Onboard amenities include restrooms, power outlets, and a restaurant car where passengers can purchase drinks, snacks, and meals.
The most popular Deutsche Bahn ICE routes travel to Berlin, Cologne, Paris, and Munich. Seating is spacious with a good amount of legroom, and onboard amenities include complimentary WiFi, restrooms, and a restaurant car selling beverages, snacks, sandwiches, and hot meals. Unlike the rest of the Deutsche Bahn network, ticket prices on Deutsche Bahn ICE services are not based on a per-kilometer rate but on specific station-to-station links.
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train tickets from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart start from $26, and on average cost . Daily there are 21 Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company schedules to Stuttgart. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company in Düsseldorf leaves from Düsseldorf Central Station and 4 other stations. And in Stuttgart trains arrive at Train Station and 6 other train stations.
From Düsseldorf to Stuttgart train travel on Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company takes 4 hours and 15 minutes. If you are looking to get to Stuttgart faster, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers more express schedule options with a travel time of 2 hours and 29 minutes.
If you're considering a weeked trip, Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company offers 39 schedules for you to choose from. You can expect to pay for a one-way train ticket to Stuttgart.
Part of the FlixBus family, FlixTrain launched in 2018 to offer affordable and sustainable train travel in Germany. Its trains provide Wi-Fi, power outlets, air conditioning, onboard restrooms, and access to an entertainment portal full of movies, games, and music. In addition, each passenger gets a guaranteed seat, so you don't have to worry about standing in any aisles. FlixTrain operates 1 daily trips to Stuttgart from Düsseldorf. The train usually departs from Düsseldorf Central Station in Düsseldorf and arrives at Kornwestheim in Stuttgart after about 10 hours and 8 minutes.
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Trains departing from Düsseldorf to Stuttgart tend to have the most passengers on Monday. With higher demand ticket prices also tend to be higher on Monday. If you are trying to snag a cheap train tickets or just want an emptier train you'll have better luck by booking travel departing on Tuesday as the least number of people tend to travel then.
The earliest train departs Düsseldorf at 1:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 11:00pm. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.
There are 39 scheduled trains on most days. 8 of these are direct connections to Stuttgart. While direct trains may still make stops along the way, you will not need to switch trains at any point. If you're looking to get to your destination faster, a direct train is the convenient and time-efficient choice.
You can also take a train for your return trip from Stuttgart to Düsseldorf.
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Düsseldorf is located between Essen and Cologne in Germany and is known for its booming fashion industry. Arts, music, and culture thrive in this welcoming and multicultural destination.
Altstaft, the city's old town, fills its narrow streets with relaxed cafes and chic bars. If you're lucky enough to visit in the winter, Düsseldorf is home to one of Germany's best Christmas markets, hosted at Marktplatz.
To experience Düsseldorf's culture, you can opt to watch a performance in an opera or a theatre. Two of the top theaters are the Düsseldorfer Schauspielhaus and Roncalli’s Apollo Variete. Then, when the opera makes you feel sufficiently posh, you'll be ready to enter the pink, opulent palace of Schloss Benrath.
While nearly every corner in Düsseldorf is filled with shops to catch your eye, the most exclusive and luxury shops congregate on one street: Königsallee. However, if you prefer digging through thrift shops and poking into local boutiques, Lorettostrasse might be more your style.
Düsseldorf is home to one of the largest airports in the area, with flights to many international destinations. To view the German countryside from the ground, take a Deutsche Bahn train or a bus offered by several companies that run routes throughout Europe.
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Though less recognizable than other German cities like Munich or Berlin, Stuttgart is no less fascinating to visit. Plus, since it's less famous than other destinations, you might find more authentic culture and less touristy prices.
Your first stop should be Schlossplatz. This palace square is located right at the city center, in the shadow of the Baroque New Palace and the 10th-Century Old Palace. The square is a lively area, with events hosted year-round, most notably Stuttgart's Christmas market; check out our itinerary of 10 famous Christmas markets in Germany for more.
Got a car fan in your travel party? The famed Mercedes-Benz Museum celebrates the beloved German vehicle, and the Porsche Museum showcases legendary racing cars.
The Wilhelma Zoo and Botanical Garden will entice you with acres and acres of open spaces for everyone to enjoy, plus several thousands of different animal and plant species. It's on the grounds of another castle if you haven't seen enough German castles yet. Next, stop at the Markthalle to embrace your inner foodie and try a spread of international and local delicacies. The huge public market has over 33 stalls that offer all kinds of delicious goodies.
Deutsche Bahn, DB Intercity, and Railjet trains make it easy to reach Stuttgart from cities like Strasbourg, Zurich, and Frankfurt. Bus options abound, too, with FlixBus, Sindbad, Union Ivkoni and more providing routes in the area. Stuttgart Airport is only about 20 minutes outside of the city, so flying is definitely an option, too.
Where is the train station in Düsseldorf?
Main departure station: Düsseldorf Central Station
Düsseldorf Central Station (Düsseldorf HBF) is the main transport hub for, you guessed it, Düsseldorf. The station operates both long-distance and intercity services by ICE and Deutsche Bahn, to destinations such as Paris, Zurich, Vienna, and Munich. The station has extensive facilities, including waiting areas, vending machines, restrooms, shops and cafes, and even a grocery store, bakery, and Starbucks. The station is less than a five-minute walk from the city center, which is home to many hotels and shops, and the main bus station is also directly in front of the train station for connections within the city.
All train stations in Düsseldorf:
Düsseldorf Central Station
Where is the train station in Stuttgart?
Main arrival station: Train Station
Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof is the main railway station in Stuttgart, Germany, and is a major transport hub in the city. Services that run from here include long-distance services to German cities such as Munich, Cologne, and Berlin and five daily trains to Paris. There are also frequent regional connections to the cities of Nuremberg, Konstanz, Heidelberg, and many others in Baden Wuerttemberg. In addition, the station has restaurants, shops, and amenities such as bakeries, cafes, ticket offices, and luggage storage. Plus, since the station is in the center of Stuttgart, there are plenty of other shops, eateries, and hotels are nearby if you have some time before your trip.
Train stations in Stuttgart:
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