Cologne to Stuttgart by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Cologne to Stuttgart by train
Fast trains from Cologne to Stuttgart take around 2 hours, covering a distance of approximately 288 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Cologne and Stuttgart.
1. Are there direct trains from Cologne to Stuttgart?
Direct trains from Cologne to Stuttgart have been found.
We usually find around 26 direct trains on the route from Cologne to Stuttgart every weekday.
Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 29 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Cologne to Stuttgart?
The Cologne to Stuttgart train travel time is normally about 2 hours, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Cologne to Stuttgart train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Stuttgart is usually scheduled to depart Cologne around 05:55 and the last train is around 22:30.
This is the same at the weekend.
What's the Cologne to Stuttgart train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Cologne to Stuttgart are $22.34.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $29 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $34. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Cologne to Stuttgart train tickets?
Trains in Germany usually open for booking around 6 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 Cologne to Stuttgart by train.
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Which train companies operate between Cologne and Stuttgart?
More than one train company operates on the route from Cologne to Stuttgart, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Eurocity (EC)
- Inter City
- Intercity-Express (ICE)
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Stuttgart to Cologne by train