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Take the train from Stuttgart to Aalen in 48 minutes

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

You can expect the journey from Stuttgart to Aalen by train to take around 1 hour 1 minute. If you want to get there as quickly as possible, it can take as little as 48 minutes on the fastest services. You'll usually find around 54 trains per day running on this route, which spans 67 km. There's no need for any changes along the way, as there are direct trains available to Aalen. DB trains are the main operator of services on this route, so you're likely to travel with them for all or at least part of your journey to Aalen.

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 Stuttgart to Aalen start from $14.11 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!

Stuttgart to Aalen by train

It takes an average of 1h 1m to travel from Stuttgart to Aalen by train, over a distance of around 42 miles (67 km). There are normally 54 trains per day traveling from Stuttgart to Aalen and tickets for this journey start from $14.11 when you book in advance.
Journey timeFrom 48m
PriceFrom $14.11
Distance42 miles (67 km)
Frequency54 trains per day
First train00:20
Last train23:20
Departure stationStuttgart
Arrival stationAalen
ChangesDirect trains available
Train and bus operatorsDeutsche Bahn

Stuttgart to Aalen train times

Check out the next trains departing from Stuttgart to Aalen for Tuesday Dec 6th 2022. For the full train timetable/schedule, or to search for a later time or date, click here.
10:47 11:50 1h 3m, direct
11:09 11:57 48m, direct
11:20 12:20 1h 0m, direct
11:47 12:50 1h 3m, direct
12:08 12:56 48m, direct
12:20 13:20 1h 0m, direct
12:47 13:50 1h 3m, direct
13:09 13:57 48m, direct
13:20 14:20 1h 0m, direct
13:46 14:50 1h 4m, direct

Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains from Stuttgart to Aalen

You can travel from Stuttgart to Aalen on Deutsche Bahn and IC (Intercity) trains. When you search for times and tickets, we might also show you some other options with multiple connections or operators if they’re available.

PhotoJoachimKohlerBremen, under licence CC BY-SA 4.0

The Deutsche Bahn Group is owned by the German State and controls the majority of rail traffic in Germany as well as in many border regions of the country. Every year, Deutsche Bahn transports several million passengers and many stations in Germany are served exclusively by DB trains, including the ICE, IC and EC fleet.

PhotoFalk2, under licence CC4.0

An express train running on German domestic routes, the Intercity is a little slower than the ICE and is also used for long distance trips. The integrated circuit covers long distances with a maximum speed of 125 mph (200 km/h). In recent years, trains of the new generation "Intercity 2" run on some lines at 100 mph (160 km/h) only – these trains, however, offer extra legroom and extra space for toddlers. They are also equipped with air conditioning, a food carriage and wheelchair parking spaces.

Cheap train tickets from Stuttgart to Aalen

The price of train tickets from Stuttgart to Aalen starts at $14.11 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 Stuttgart to Aalen 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 Stuttgart to Aalen

Want to know more about your journey from Stuttgart to Aalen? 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 Stuttgart to Aalen take?

The average journey time by train between Stuttgart and Aalen is 1 hour and 1 minute, with around 54 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 Stuttgart and Aalen by train?

The fastest journey time by train from Stuttgart to Aalen is 48 minutes.

How much does the train from Stuttgart to Aalen cost?

Train tickets from Stuttgart to Aalen can start from as little as $14.11 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 Stuttgart to Aalen?

Yes, it is possible to travel from Stuttgart to Aalen without having to change trains. There are 53 direct trains from Stuttgart to Aalen each day. Though there may be fewer direct services available depending on your exact departure date.

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

The first train from Stuttgart to Aalen leaves at 00:20. Times and services may vary during weekends and holidays.

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

The last train from Stuttgart to Aalen leaves at 23:20. 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 Stuttgart and Aalen by train?

Trains travelling from Stuttgart to Aalen cover a distance of around 42 miles (67 km) during the journey.

Looking for more information?

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Aalen to Stuttgart.
The information provided is calculated based on scheduled train services for Stuttgart to Aalen 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 08/09/2022 for travel on 08/09/2022 and for adult tickets in economy, discount cards and coach journeys excluded.

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