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Take the train from Paderborn to Stuttgart in 4 hours 20 minutes

If you want to travel from Paderborn to Stuttgart by train, you've come to the right place.

You can expect the journey from Paderborn to Stuttgart by train to take around 5 hours 28 minutes. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 4 hours 20 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 33 trains per day running on this route, which spans 328 km. You'll have to make 1 change along the way on your journey to Stuttgart.

Use our Journey Planner at the top of the page to search for cheap ticket prices and we'll show you how much you can save. Tickets from Paderborn to Stuttgart start from $26.14 when you book in advance.

If you want to know more about the journey, keep reading for train schedules, tips on finding cheap tickets and FAQs, including first and last train times. Want to go straight to booking? Start a search with us today!

Paderborn to Stuttgart by train

It takes an average of 5h 28m to travel from Paderborn to Stuttgart by train, over a distance of around 204 miles (328 km). There are normally 33 trains per day traveling from Paderborn to Stuttgart and tickets for this journey start from $26.14 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 4h 20m
PriceFrom $26.14
Distance204 miles (328 km)
Frequency33 trains per day
First train00:12
Last train21:48
Departure stationPaderborn
Arrival stationStuttgart
Changes1 change
Train and bus operatorsFlixbus

Paderborn to Stuttgart train times

Check out the next trains departing from Paderborn to Stuttgart for Tuesday Dec 6th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
DepartsArrivesDuration
10:48 15:38 4h 50m, 1 change
11:09 16:20 5h 11m, 1 change
11:42 16:53 5h 11m, 3 changes
12:09 17:08 4h 59m, 1 change
12:48 17:38 4h 50m, 1 change
13:09 18:22 5h 13m, 1 change
13:42 18:53 5h 11m, 3 changes
14:48 19:38 4h 50m, 1 change
15:10 20:23 5h 13m, 1 change
15:42 20:56 5h 14m, 3 changes

Cheap train tickets from Paderborn to Stuttgart

The price of train tickets from Paderborn to Stuttgart starts at $26.14 one-way for a Standard Class ticket if you book in advance. Booking on the day is usually more expensive and costs can vary depending on the time of day, route or class.

Book in advance

Most of the train companies across Europe release their tickets around three to six months in advance, many of which can be cheaper the earlier you book. If you know the dates you want to travel, you may be able to find some cheaper train tickets from Paderborn to Stuttgart by booking early.§

Be flexible with your travel times

Many of the train services in Europe are also popular commuter services, lots of train companies increase ticket prices during “peak hours” (generally between 06:00 – 10:00 and 15:00 – 19:00 on weekdays). If you can, consider travelling outside of peak hours to find lower priced tickets.

Choose a slower or connecting train

On some of the busier routes, you might also have the option to take a slower or connecting train. It may take a little longer than some high-speed or direct services, but if you have a little extra time on your hands, you might find a cheaper fare. Plus, you'll have more time to enjoy the view of the countryside!

Look out for special deals

Take a look at our handy guides to find out when train operators release their special deals and offers to see if you can find cheap European train tickets for your journey.

For specific information about how to get your hands on cheap tickets, check out our European train tickets hub.

§Some train companies may not offer any Advance ticket types or cheaper deals for early bookings. On rare occasions, train companies may choose to release special offers closer to the date on last-minute or late-release tickets. This is dependent on the individual train operating company you travel with.

FAQs for Paderborn to Stuttgart

Want to know more about your journey from Paderborn to Stuttgart? We've compiled some of the most frequently asked questions by our customers to help you plan your journey.

How long does the train from Paderborn to Stuttgart take?

The average journey time by train between Paderborn and Stuttgart is 5 hours and 28 minutes, with around 33 trains per day. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays, so use our Journey Planner on this page to search for a specific travel date.

What's the fastest journey time between Paderborn and Stuttgart by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Paderborn to Stuttgart is 4 hours and 20 minutes.

How much does the train from Paderborn to Stuttgart cost?

Train tickets from Paderborn to Stuttgart can start from as little as $26.14 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

Is there a direct train from Paderborn to Stuttgart?

No, there are no direct train services from Paderborn to Stuttgart. Travelling from Paderborn to Stuttgart by train will require a minimum of 1 change.

What time does the first train from Paderborn to Stuttgart leave?

The first train from Paderborn to Stuttgart leaves at 00:12. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

What time does the last train from Paderborn to Stuttgart leave?

The last train from Paderborn to Stuttgart leaves at 21:48. Trains that depart in the early morning hours or very late evening may be sleeper services, time and services may also vary during weekends and holidays.

What's the distance between Paderborn and Stuttgart by train?

Trains travelling from Paderborn to Stuttgart cover a distance of around 204 miles (328 km) during the journey.

The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Paderborn to Stuttgart for a typical week day using timetable data for 12/06/2022. On weekends, holidays or other exceptional times, fewer services may be available. The fare range provided has been found by our customers on Trainline on 11/20/2022 for travel on 11/20/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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