Stuttgart to Rotterdam by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:02
  • Last train
    23:05
  • Avg changes
    2
  • Fastest journey
    5hr 30m

Travelling from Stuttgart to Rotterdam by train

Fast trains from Stuttgart to Rotterdam take around 5 hours and 30 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 484 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stuttgart and Rotterdam.

Are there direct trains from Stuttgart to Rotterdam?

Journeys between Stuttgart and Rotterdam usually involve 2 changes of train.

We usually find around 16 departures on the route from Stuttgart to Rotterdam every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

How long is the train journey from Stuttgart to Rotterdam?

The Stuttgart to Rotterdam train travel time is normally about 5 hours and 30 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Stuttgart to Rotterdam train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Rotterdam is usually scheduled to depart Stuttgart around 05:02 and the last train is around 00:11. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stuttgart around 05:02, and the last at 23:15.

When to book Stuttgart to Rotterdam train tickets?

Trains for this journey usually open for booking around 4 and a half months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Stuttgart to Rotterdam by train.

Which train companies operate between Stuttgart and Rotterdam?

More than one train company operates on the route from Stuttgart to Rotterdam, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • ABELLIO Rail NRW
  • Eurobahn
  • Eurocity (EC)
  • IC Direct
  • Intercity
  • Intercity-Express (ICE)
  • Regional-Express
  • Regionalbahn
  • S-Bahn

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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