How to get from Stuttgart to Essen

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Travel Information between Stuttgart and Essen

distanceDistance207 miles (334 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight or train
priceTicket price range£16 - £92
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £16 • 3 h 1 min
fastestFastest modeFlight • £92 • 2 h 50 min
carriersPopular travel companiesGlobtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn

Take a coach, flight or train to travel 207 miles (334 km) from Stuttgart to Essen. If speed is a priority, then a flight is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 50 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £16. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Eurowings or Deutsche Bahn among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach, flight or train from Stuttgart to Essen.

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There are 3 ways to get from Stuttgart to Essen: coach, flight or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Stuttgart to Essen. Tickets for a train cost on average £16.

This is compared to other travel options to Essen:

A train journey is usually £15 less than a journey to Essen by coach, which costs on average £31 for the same trip.

A train journey is usually £77 less than a journey to Essen by plane, which costs on average £92 for the same trip.

The fastest way to get to Essen from Stuttgart is by flight with an average travel time of 2 h 50 min.

There are alternative travel options to Essen that can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a coach requires on average 7 h 55 min   of travel time.

In comparison, taking a train requires on average 3 h 1 min   of travel time.

You should expect to travel around 207 miles (334 km) from Stuttgart to Essen.

The average frequency per day from Stuttgart to Essen is:

  • 12 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip between Stuttgart and Essen as scheduled services by coach, flight or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Stuttgart to Essen:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Stuttgart, Obertürkheim Bahnhof to Essen, ZOB am Hauptbahnhof.
  • Most travellers take a train from Stuttgart Hbf to Essen Hbf.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Stuttgart to Essen, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. Can take you to Essen by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O. From Stuttgart to Essen for £31.
  • Eurowings can take you to Essen by plane. If searching for a good deal on flights, you can find tickets for Eurowings from Stuttgart to Essen for £92.
  • Deutsche Bahn can get you to Essen by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Deutsche Bahn from Stuttgart to Essen for £16 on Omio.

Yes, there are direct services available to Essen from Stuttgart with the following travel operators:

  • You can find around direct coaches per day and book this direct coach with Globtour Medjugorjie d. O. O.
  • You can travel directly by plane with with direct flights per day.
  • You can travel directly by train with Deutsche Bahn with 12 direct trains per day.

Direct services tend to save you time and add more convenience in getting you to Essen as you won't need to change in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking your tickets between Stuttgart and Essen.

Many of our customers who book a trip from Stuttgart to Essen often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like Berlin, Hamburg or Paris. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Stuttgart and Essen itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Essen and any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip to Essen from Stuttgart, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost on average £31 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £92 one way.
  • Train tickets cost on average £16 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets between Stuttgart and Essen online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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