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Stuttgart-Ingolstadt Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 111 daily trains from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt. Traveling by train from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt usually takes around 3 hours and 20 minutes, but the fastest Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 2 hours and 43 minutes.

Distance102 mi (164 km)
Fastest train2h 43m
Lowest price£14.48
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines3

Which train should you take from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt?

There are 3 train lines with service from Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg to Ingolstadt, Bavaria. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 71 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express83h 19m£24.19
Deutsche Bahn713h 27m£24.54
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company323h 6m£22.14

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt during the COVID-19 pandemic?

Our train partners have implemented several different policies to keep you safe during the COVID-19 pandemic. From limiting vehicle capacity to enhancing cleaning protocols and upgrading air filters, train carriers are committed to maintaining a safe environment. For details on what each company is doing to ensure their fleet remains safe for travel, click here.

In addition, federal law requires all train passengers to wear a face covering for the entire duration of the trip. Please make sure you are wearing a face mask or you may not be allowed to board the train.

Please visit our COVID-19 Travel Guide for more information on all carrier policies and the latest travel advisories issued by every U.S. state, Canadian province, and European country.

How long is the train journey from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt?

The distance between Stuttgart and Ingolstadt is approximately 102 miles, or 164 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 20 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 2 hours and 43 minutes. Although it takes a couple of hours each way, it's still possible to make a round trip in a single day. Since most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, you should be able to browse the Internet or get some work done during your journey.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt are the most crowded on Friday. Tickets also tend to be more expensive then. If you are looking for a great deal on your train tickets or just want extra room to stretch out, consider traveling on Friday instead, as it tends to be the least crowded day of the week.

When are the first and last trains of the day?

The earliest train departs Stuttgart at 03:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 22:00. To see all scheduled departure times, use the search function on this page to get the full schedule for your specific travel dates.

Is there a direct train from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt?

There are 111 scheduled trains on most days. Unfortunately, none of them are direct connections, so you will need to disembark from your original train and board a connecting train during your journey. Don't forget to bring your carry-on luggage when you switch trains. In some instances, you may also be responsible for transferring your own checked baggage.

You can also take a train for your return trip from Ingolstadt to Stuttgart. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Stuttgart to Ingolstadt for £10.50.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Stuttgart?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Stuttgart.

Where is the train station in Ingolstadt?

Arrival stations

Ingolstadt receives travelers from Stuttgart at its two active train stations.

Train stations in Ingolstadt:

  • Train Station

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