City trips to Stuttgart – Discover the state capital!

Enjoyment in all senses

The Stuttgart region is rich in first class culture. The renowned Stuttgart Ballet, several excellent operas and the Ludwigsburg Castle festivals offer lovers of dance and music first rate entertainment. Culinary delights which include outstanding wines and internationally distinguished cuisine rank alongside the idyllic countryside and high quality of life in the region.

Stuttgart from EUR 29

Take advantage of our special offer for domestic journeys in Germany. Prices start from EUR 29 in 2nd class. Travel from Stuttgart to Munich in 2h 15m or from Stuttgart to Frankfurt in only 1h 30m. It starts from EUR 19 in 2nd class for journeys under 250km.
Two people can travel together from or to Stuttgart starting from EUR 49 in 2nd class.

Fares: Second class:
EUR 19.00 / EUR 25.00 (up to 250 km only)
For more than 250 km: from EUR 29 to EUR 119

First class:
EUR 29.00 (up to 250 km only)
For more than 250 km: from EUR 39 to EUR 189

One way ticket within Germany, subject to availability.
Period of reservation: Until further notice
Period of travel: Until further notice
Availabilty: The "Sparpreis" (saver fare for Germany) is for sale 91 days before intended travel date up until shortly before departure.
Validity period between outward and return journey: One month
Itinerary: Within Germany
Trains: ICE, ICE Sprinter, TGV, Railjet, Intercity (IC), Eurocity (EC), D Trains (D-Zug), CNL, EN 420/421 and EN 490/491 in combination with a reservation for the night trains.

Regional connecting trains may be used before or after the long distance journey.
City Night Line, D trains, and EN may be used with a supplement.
Validity in specific trains: Yes that rule applies for the above mentioned long-distance trains. Not bound to specific trains in regional traffic.
Ticket: Valid as one way journey.
Possibility to purchase it as return journey.
Route deviation: Not possible
Classes: First class
Second class
BahnCard/RAILPLUS: BahnCard 25 holders receive a 25% discount.
Accompanying persons: Up to four persons from 20 EUR supplement each. From sales date 01 April 2014, both first and second class tickets are discounted by the same amount of EUR 9.00 for the second, third, fourth and fifth accompanying passengers on the ticket price paid by the first passenger.
Children: Children under 15 travel for free if they are accompanied by their parents or grandparents
Exchange / refund: Possible up to the first day of validity for a fee of EUR 17.50. No exchange and no refund possible after the first day of validity.

It is possible to purchase a travel insurance from EUR 6.00 which will, in some cases, refund the ticket price after cancellation.
Particularities: Tickets for the Sparpreis Europa offer only apply for the days and trains The tickets are subject to availability. The use of nightrains requires a special supplement.

Tips for your visit to Stuttgart

Deutsche Bahn recommends the following highlights:

Stuttgart’s Porsche Museum
Stuttgart’s Porsche Museum attracts car fans from all over the world – with its 5.600 m² of exhibition space and its inspiring architecture. You will be treated to the chronological history of Porsche production, thematic displays of outstanding exhibits of Porsche throughout the ages, and “the Porsche concept” with its numerous smaller exhibits demonstrating the distinctive characteristics of the brand.

Stuttgart’s State Galery (Staatsgalerie)
Visit Stuttgart’s State Gallery, one of the most visited museums in Germany, with one of the richest collections of paintings and status from the 14th century until the present day. Discover the many works of art collected in the main during the 20th century.
The permanent collection currently has approx. 800 works of art on show; the Stuttgart Print Collection showcases special exhibitions from its 400,000 sheets of collected works. Every year, seven or eight exhibitions are staged accompanied by a rich programme of associated events.

The Stuttgart Opera
Immerse yourself in the Stuttgart world of opera. Stuttgart’s opera is considered to be one of the most eminent opera houses in Europe and is at the same time part of the largest European shared cultural spaces. The Württemberg State Theatres consist of the Stuttgart Opera, the Stuttgart Playhouse and the Stuttgart Ballet. The Stuttgart Opera continues to set the tempo for modern musical theatre and thus is considered one of the leading residences worldwide.

Experience in Stuttgart art and culture in Stuttgart.

Route Travel Time
Berlin-Stuttgart 5h 15m
Munich-Stuttgart 2h 15m
Cologne-Stuttgart 2h 15m
Frankfurt-Stuttgart 1h 30m

Service at the station

Regional travel deals

The Baden-Württemberg-Ticket allows you to travel on local trains throughout Baden-Württemberg for one whole day for just EUR 23, with only an extra EUR 5 for each additional person. Make sure you get your Baden-Württemberg-Ticket for EUR 23 and explore Stuttgart and its surrounds.

Travel by train to Stuttgart
Travel by train to Stuttgart
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