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Stuttgart-Oberhausen Train Timetable

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Trip Summary

There are 152 daily trains from Stuttgart to Oberhausen. Traveling by train from Stuttgart to Oberhausen usually takes around 4 hours and 11 minutes, but the fastest DB Intercity-Express train can make the trip in 3 hours and 15 minutes.

Distance214 mi (345 km)
Fastest train3h 15m
Lowest price£25.65
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company
Train lines5

Which train should you take from Stuttgart to Oberhausen?

There are 5 train lines with service from Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg to Oberhausen, North Rhine-Westphalia. Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 73 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Eurocity24h 47m£61.04
DB Intercity24h 47m£62.65
DB Intercity-Express253h 42m£61.62
Deutsche Bahn504h 25m£60.51
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company734h 11m£58.42

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to travel by train from Stuttgart to Oberhausen 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 Oberhausen?

The distance between Stuttgart and Oberhausen is approximately 214 miles, or 345 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 4 hours and 11 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 15 minutes.

Looking for ways to pass the time? Most trains are equipped with Wi-Fi, which means you can stream music, browse social media or get some work done during your ride. That said, in case your train has a spotty signal, or is among the few without Wi-Fi, we also recommend downloading TV shows and movies to your mobile device in advance of your trip. That way the ride will fly by whatever the Wi-Fi situation.

When are trains the most crowded?

Trains from Stuttgart to Oberhausen are the most crowded on Tuesday. 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 Tuesday 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 00:00 while the last train of the day leaves at 21:00. 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 Oberhausen?

There are 152 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 Oberhausen to Stuttgart. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Stuttgart to Oberhausen for £22.20.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Stuttgart?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Stuttgart.

Where is the train station in Oberhausen?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Oberhausen than most cities. Most trains from Stuttgart will stop at one (or more) of the 3 following stations in Oberhausen:

Train stations in Oberhausen:

  • Oberhausen-Holten

  • Oberhausen-Osterfeld Süd

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