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Trip Summary

There are 14 daily trains from Paris to Stuttgart. Traveling by train from Paris to Stuttgart usually takes around 3 hours and 55 minutes, but the fastest Non-federally owned railway company train can make the trip in 3 hours and 17 minutes.

Distance311 mi (500 km)
Fastest train3h 17m
Lowest price$46.97
Trains per day5
Most frequent serviceDeutsche Bahn
Train lines4

Which train should you take from Paris to Stuttgart?

There are 4 train lines with service from Paris, to Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg. Deutsche Bahn is the most popular choice with travelers, offering scheduled service on 10 trains each day.

TrainDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
DB Intercity-Express33h 43m$96.76
Deutsche Bahn103h 59m$95.27
Deutsche Bahn with non-federally owned railway company114h 4m$98.39
Non-federally owned railway company13h 19m$105.32

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the train ride time from Paris to Stuttgart?

The train from Paris to Stuttgart takes as little as 3 hours and 9 minutes, although depending on the train line, averages up to 4 hours.

What is the best way to travel from Paris to Stuttgart?

Unless you have a very small budget, the best way to travel from Paris to Stuttgart is to take the train. Nonstop Deutsche Bahn tickets will get you from Paris to Stuttgart in just over 3 hours for as little as €39. Taking a bus is cheaper, but it takes closer to 9 hours. Flying may be the fastest option, but tickets are going to cost far more than the train.

How do I get from Paris to Stuttgart by train?

The DB Intercity-Express train from Paris to Stuttgart departs Paris from Paris East at 23 Rue d’Alsace. Depending on which train option you choose, you might arrive at a number of different train stations in Stuttgart. All direct trips will take you to the Stuttgart Train Station at Bahnsteig Gleis 5/6.

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

The distance between Paris and Stuttgart is approximately 311 miles, or 500 kilometers. The average train journey between these two cities takes 3 hours and 55 minutes, although the absolute fastest you could get there is 3 hours and 17 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 Paris to Stuttgart 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 Wednesday 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 Paris at 6:00am while the last train of the day leaves at 7:00pm. 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 Paris to Stuttgart?

There are 14 scheduled trains on most days. 5 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 Paris. If you're not not set on traveling by train, you could always take the bus from Paris to Stuttgart for $51.07.

City Information


Paris, the famous City of Lights, is the premier destination of choice for people visiting France. Boasting a rich cultural heritage and world-famous culinary traditions, Paris will certainly amaze visitors with everything it has to offer. The city’s star attraction is the famous Eiffel Tower, which was constructed in 1889. An architectural marvel that has stood the test of time, the Eiffel Tower is perhaps the most iconic landmark of Paris, and visitors can take an elevator to the top for a panoramic view of the city. Another must-see iconic landmark is the Musée du Louvre, one of the best art museums in the world. At the Louvre, visitors can marvel at more than 35,000 works of art, including the world-famous Mona Lisa. If you wish to stay away from the deafening crowd, Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, the largest green space in the city, will have what you need.

Paris’ food scene is rich and vibrant, brimming with both traditional bistros and chic new restaurants. For those who enjoy a rustic French vibe, the 2ème arrondissement offers some great selections. If you feel like splurging a little bit, head over to Guy Savoy, one of the best restaurants in town.

Paris is a central hub of transportation in France and Europe, in general. Visitors can catch trains to other cities at one of the six central stations: Gare du Nord, Gare de l'Est, Gare de Lyon, Gare d'Austerlitz, Gare Montparnasse, and Gare Saint-Lazare. The main bus station is Paris Bercy Bourgogne - Pays d'Auvergne located not too far from Gare d'Austerlitz. The principal airports in the city are Paris–Charles de Gaulle, Paris–Orly, and Beauvais–Tillé Airport.

Station Information

Where is the train station in Paris?

Departure stations

There is one train station in Paris.

Where is the train station in Stuttgart?

Arrival stations

There are more train stations and stops in Stuttgart than most cities. Most trains from Paris will stop at one (or more) of the 15 following stations in Stuttgart:

Train stations in Stuttgart:

  • Stuttgart-Rohr

  • Stuttgart-Vaihingen

  • Neuwirtshaus(Porscheplatz)

  • Weilimdorf

  • Stuttgart Universität

  • Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen

  • Stuttgart-Sommerrain

  • Stuttgart Neckarpark

  • Stuttgart-Untertürkheim

  • Stuttgart Nürnberger Str.

  • Stuttgart-Feuerbach

  • Stuttgart-Österfeld

  • Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt

  • Stuttgart-Münster

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