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Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train

The journey from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train is 39.13 mi and takes 1 hr 49 min. There are 195 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:12 AM and the last at 11:23 PM. It is possible to travel from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train for as little as $7.60 or as much as $56.24. The best price for this journey is $7.60.

Lowest Price$7.60
Journey Duration1 hr 49 min
Connection per Day195
Lowest Price$7.60
Highest Price$56.24
First Departure12:12 AM
Last Departure11:23 PM
Distance39.13 mi
DepartureKarlsruhe
ArrivalStuttgart
CarriersDB - Regional Express, TGV inOuiMore

Karlsruhe to Stuttgart Train Times

Departure date
Sunday, Mar 3, 2024

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How can I get the cheapest train tickets to travel from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?

Prices will vary when you travel from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart. On average, though, you'll pay about $15.98 for a train ticket. You can find train tickets for prices as low as $7.60, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.
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Prices will vary when you travel from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart. On average, though, you'll pay about $15.98 for a train ticket. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper train tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest train tickets.

How long does it take to get from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train?

Traveling from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train will usually take 1 hr 49 min. This journey covers a distance of 39.13 mi . When planning your trip, bear in mind that 1 hr 49 min is an average, and route times may vary from day to day. Weather conditions, issues with transport, unexpected diversions, and local events could all cause delays to your journey. Please keep the possibility of these exceptional events in mind when making travel plans. The distance between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart is around 39.13 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 1 hr 49 min. However, the fastest routes between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart take 0 hr 36 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

Which stations can I use on the Karlsruhe to Stuttgart route?

In Karlsruhe, departure stations include . When you arrive in Stuttgart, you may be able to disembark at stations such as . Remember though that the exact stations served on each route can vary. Different providers may depart from and arrive at different stations. Furthermore, if you travel on an express service, the number of stations may be limited, and the exact stations served on a particular route may vary at different times of day or day of the week. Check in advance to ensure that you are departing from and arriving at a station that is convenient for your journey.

How many times a day do journeys run from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?

You will be able to travel from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 195 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 8 direct connections from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 187 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Price as departure date approaches

Train companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around $7.60 to $14.06 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 46% on your trip!

Find the best day to travel to Stuttgart by train

When travelling to Stuttgart by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

TGV inOui, which replaces traditional TGV services by offering a contemporary upgrade, is a high-speed train service operated by the French National Railways, SNCF that make it easy to explore around 50 destinations in neighboring countries such as Belgium, Germany, and Spain. TGV inOUI is designed to offer more comfort and flexibility to travelers, with features such as spacious seats, Wi-Fi, and catering services. It connects major cities in France and provides a fast, convenient, and comfortable mode of travel.

Express InterCity is a type of train service that operates in many countries around the world. It is designed to provide fast and efficient transportation between major cities, with limited stops along the way. Express InterCity trains typically offer amenities such as comfortable seating, air conditioning, and onboard food and beverage service. They may also have first-class or business-class seating options for passengers who want extra comfort and amenities. Express InterCity trains are often a popular choice for business travelers, tourists, and commuters who need to travel between cities quickly and conveniently.

Regional Express (Rex) is an Australian airline that operates scheduled regional flights to over 60 destinations across Australia. The airline was founded in 2002 and has its headquarters in Mascot, New South Wales. Rex operates a fleet of over 60 aircraft, including Saab 340 turboprops and Boeing 737-800NG jets. The airline's main focus is on providing affordable air travel to regional communities, with a strong emphasis on safety, reliability, and customer service. Rex also offers a frequent flyer program, Rex Business Flyer, and has partnerships with other airlines such as Qantas and Virgin Australia.

While not as swift as the high-speed ICE trains, Deutsche Bahn’s InterCity trains boast speeds up to 200km/h, offering spacious carriages and dining options. Operating across numerous German routes, such as Cologne-Hamburg, these trains also extend to international destinations, including Amsterdam and Luxembourg. Some routes even feature double-deck trains.

Ticket types and facilities from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart

Compare the different ticket types and the facilities provided by TGV inOui, DB - InterCity Express (ICE) and DB - Intercity when traveling from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart.

Second Class (The essentials)

For a practical and affordable journey, TGV INOUI has two fares for second class tickets: The Prems Second, an affordable option, and The Second, the classic second class. Both of them can be exchanged and refunded, subject to certain conditions. The Prem's fare tickets are perfect if you're looking for the lowest prices, starting at just 15€ and available for booking up to 4 months in advance.
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First Class (The comfort)

First-class tickets take your journey to the next level, offering enhanced comfort and exclusive benefits, including the option to choose seats in the Quiet Area. Additionally, this ticket offers flexibility for your booking and provides added benefits to Second Class features.
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Business Première (The flexibility)

Business Première offers premium advantages like no-cost exchanges or refunds and exclusive amenities including advanced Wi-Fi and access to Grand Voyageur lounges, all while ensuring flexibility in your booking.
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Second Class

Deutshce Bahn's second class ensures a comfortable journey with standard seating arrangements with free Wi-Fi, power socket, and. Second class passengers can buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car or restaurant car.
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First Class

First Class travel with Deutsche Bahn provides a luxurious experience with comfortable seats and many amenities such as spacious seating with personalized on-seat service and exclusive lounge access at major stations. First-class passengers can have their orders delivered to their seats, but if you do not want to wait, you can also dine in the restaurant car or buy food and drinks from the bar/bistro car.
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Second Class

On SBB Intercity trains, in addition to basic amenities for Second Class ticket, there's a Family Zone specially designed to offer comfort for families with children. If you get hungry during the journey, you can enjoy tasty meals in the restaurant carriage.
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First Class

In the First Class of SBB Intercity, you can benefit from personal power socket, more comfortable seats, and larger luggage space. Some IC trains also offer quiet zones and business areas.
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Facility Description

Find out more about the different facilities available onboard with each carrier on this route.

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On TGV INOUI trains, enjoy complimentary WiFi access throughout your journey. Whether you're working, replying to emails, or diving into the TGV INOUI entertainment hub, we've got you covered.
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With a Business Première ticket, step into an exclusive coach designed for comfort. It's your silent sanctuary, ideal for both work and relaxation.
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Every seat on TGV inOUI is power-packed! With an outlet at your disposal, you're always charged and ready.
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On TGV INOUI trains, you can bring as much luggage as your arms and legs can carry, but remember to properly label your own luggage. Handbags and small items are best stored either at feet-level or under the seat; heavier pieces should be placed in an available corner of the car or along its central aisle.
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For travelers with mobility concerns, TGV INOUI offers the 'Accès Plus' service. This provides dedicated assistance from the station directly to the train seat. It is advisable for passengers to contact 'Accès Plus' after securing their tickets and ensure arrangements are made at least 48 hours before the scheduled departure.
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Travelers on TGV INOUI can look forward to an assortment of food and beverages. The train service presents a curated selection that promises to cater to diverse palates.
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Stay cool and comfortable. All TGV inOUI trains are air-conditioned, ensuring a pleasant journey, irrespective of the weather outside.
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Booking required for non-foldable bikes (€10) on select TGV INOUI trains, foldable bikes under 130x90cm can travel as hand luggage on any TGV INOUI train, disassembled bikes can be taken without booking if stored in a bike bag under 130x90cm. Aquatic or snowboards, folded scooters, and musical instruments can be taken as hand luggage if they are in a carrying case under 130 x 90 cm.
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On ICE trains, enjoy free WiFi and access the ICE portal for movies, TV shows, audiobooks, games, and reading material.
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Seek tranquillity on ICE Frankfurt in Coach 21 (second class) and Coach 28/29 (first class). On ICE 104/105 Basel, it's Coach 31 (second class) and Coach 38/39 (first class).
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Stay charged with a power socket available for every two seats on the train.
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On ICE-trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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For assistance in boarding, changing trains, or other queries, reach out to DB’s Mobility Service. The staff is always ready to assist and ensure a smooth journey.
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With ICE, choose between a full menu at the onboard restaurant or quick snacks at the bistro. For First Class passengers, complimentary food and drinks are served directly to your seat. DB's diverse menu, updated quarterly, features local and vegetarian/vegan options.
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ICE trains not only offer air conditioning but are also innovating with eco-friendly systems that both cool and heat using natural refrigerants.
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On Deutsche Bahn trains, make sure it's disassembled and snugly packed in a case or cover with your name labeled on it, and you can bring it on board for free. You're also allowed one regular and one hand luggage item. Just ensure your bike doesn't get in the way of other travelers or block aisles. Note: Special bikes aren't permitted, but if you're an international traveler, there's no need to worry about peak-time restrictions.
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Deutsche Bahn is rolling out free WiFi on their IC trains, with some already offering the service.
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All seats in both classes have power sockets on DB IC trains.
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On IC trains, you can bring any amount of luggage without restrictions. Store small bags either in the overhead racks or beneath your seats. For bigger luggage items, use the racks found in the compartments or close to the exterior doors.
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Deutsche Bahn's Mobility Service provides assistance for boarding, disembarking, and train transfers. Staff are on hand to address questions and ensure a smooth trip.
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On the DB IC trains, there's a restaurant for meals or a bistro for snacks. You can eat at the bistro or in your seat. First Class passengers get free food at their seat. The menu changes but always has local food, including vegetarian and vegan choices.
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Intercity trains have air-conditioned sections.
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For IC trains, a ticket and reservation are required for bicycles, with the reservation cost included. Bikes are typically stored in second class carriages, though your seat may be elsewhere.
Services on board DB - Regional Express, TGV inOui and DB - Intercity from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart
Compare services on board when travelling from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train.
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Karlsruhe to Stuttgart CO2 Emissions by Train

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4.41kg
Bus
4.72kg
Flight
12.6kg
Car
10.08kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart are 4.41kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart? By taking the train between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart you will save 8.19kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 0.31kg compared to a bus and 5.67kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?
A train ticket from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart is $15.98. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $7.60.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart is $7.60. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart by train?
Karlsruhe to Stuttgart is 39.13 mi.
How long does the train between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart take?
Karlsruhe to Stuttgart is on average 1 hr 49 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 36 min.
Which companies operate from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?
The train journey from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: DB - Regional Express, TGV inOui, SWEG Bahn Stuttgart, DB - Intercity, DB - InterCity Express (ICE) and Go-Ahead Baden-Württemberg.
How many train connections per day go from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?
Karlsruhe to Stuttgart has 195 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart leave?
The earliest train from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart departs at 12:12 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart depart?
The latest train from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart departs at 11:23 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $7.60 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
From which stations can I leave from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?
There are 3 station(s) that you can depart from Karlsruhe to go to Stuttgart. You can go from Grötzingen, Karlsruhe-Durlach and Karlsruhe Hbf and you can arrive at Stuttgart-Vaihingen, Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen, Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt, Stuttgart Hbf (tief), Kornwestheim Pbf, Echterdingen and Stuttgart-Obertürkheim.
How many direct connections depart from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?
There are on average 8 direct connection(s) from Karlsruhe to go to Stuttgart.
What's the fastest journey time between Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart is 0 hr 36 min.
Is there a direct train from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart?
Yes, there is a direct train between Karlsruhe and Stuttgart.
What are the CO2 emissions for Karlsruhe to Stuttgart by train?
The train journey from Karlsruhe to Stuttgart creates 4.41kg of CO2 emissions.

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