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Transfer Options from Stuttgart Airport to Reutlingen

Reutlingen, located only 31 km south of Stuttgart, is a small town resting at the base of the Swabian Jura. Known for its incredible history, its fascinating Medieval hospital built in the 1300s, and the Gothic Marienkirche, it is also home to Spreuerhofstraße, the narrowest street in the world at just 31 centimetres wide. This enchanting town is definitely worth a visit.

When travelling to Reutlingen, you will be landing at Stuttgart Airport (STR) and you have 3 travel options to get there; you can either take a taxi or private transfer, the train or a bus. Taking a Stuttgart airport taxi or private shuttle is a great option, as they provide reliable 24/7 door-to-door transportation. However, if you are travelling on a budget, you can take Stuttgart airport’s public transportation.

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Comparison of the options

PRICE FOR 2PASSENGERS
OPTION PRICE DURATION AVAILABILITY
Taxi €70 30min 24/7
Bus €14.40 45min 04:22–23:32
Train €20.60 55min 05:28–23:23

How to get from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen by taxi

Taking a taxi from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen is a great option. Taxis are a safe and reliable way to get to your destination and start your holiday in a hassle-free manner. Furthermore, if you are travelling late at night, with children or heavy luggage, taking a Stuttgart airport cab is very convenient.

Taxi fare from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen

Taxis from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen use taximeters to calculate their fares. A 30-minute trip from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen costs around €70, depending on traffic conditions. However, it is good to know that there is no price difference during the day, night, or weekends.

As taxi prices vary, it is recommended to pre-book a a private transfer at a fixed rate and avoid any hidden fees.

Cost

€70

Trip Duration

30 Min.

*Prices may vary unless booked in advance.

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

Taxis are available 24/7 at Stuttgart International Airport

Where do I get it from?

The official taxis ranks are easy to find at Stuttgart airport as they are outside each terminal.

Convenience

Taking a Stuttgart airport taxi to Reutlingen is the fastest and most convenient travel option. Taxis are available 24/7 and offer fast door-to-door services. All you have to do is sit back, relax and enjoy the ride to Reutlingen.

Editor’s Note

Please note that there is no price difference between day, night and weekend taxi fares.

Useful Tips

It is not common to tip your Stuttgart taxi driver, although it is always appreciated. Most travellers round up their end fare to the highest euro.
Make sure that the taximeter has been reset and turned on before starting your journey to Stuttgart city centre.
All German taxis accept credit card and cash payments.

How to get from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen by bus

Taking the bus from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen is a great travel option; not only is the RegioBus eXpresso (line X3) inexpensive, it is also direct to Reutlingen’s city centre, taking just 45 minutes to reach.

How much is a bus ticket from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen?

A one-way ticket from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen costs €7.20 for adults (over 15 years of age) and €5 for children. Furthermore, if you will be using the bus system that day, you can purchase day tickets for the price of €12.40 for adults and €9.80 for children.

Cost

€7.20

Trip Duration

45 Min.

The X3 bus runs from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen every 1 hour.

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

The X3 bus is available Monday to Friday from 04:22 to 23:32, Saturdays from 05:30 to 23:32 and Sundays from 06:45 to 23:32.

Where do I get it from?

The Stuttgart Airport Busterminal (SAB) is located directly between Flughafenstrasse and Terminal 4 at Stuttgart airport’s ground level. The X3 buses are easy to recognise as they are black with yellow squares.

Convenience

Taking the X3 eXpresso bus is a great travel option for those on a budget. Not only is the bus comfortable it provides amenities such as Wi-Fi. Moreover, the bus operates during long hours, however, if you arrive very early in the morning, you will have to find another way to get to your Reutlingen hotel.

Editor’s Note

Please remember that depending on the bus you choose, travel time may vary.

Useful Tips

The airport X3 eXpresso bus is very comfortable, with storage space for your luggage and Wi-Fi.
It is always a good idea to get to the Stuttgart airport bus stop at least 20 minutes before the bus departs.

Welcome Pickups transfer

Welcome Pickups

Book a trained, English-speaking taxi driver to pick you up at the same price as a regular cab from the line

If you feel more relaxed knowing that somebody is waiting for you, you may as well book a Welcome Pickups transfer. As soon as you arrive at the airport you will be greeted by your driver. He will be waiting for you at the terminal of your arrival with a sign that has your name on it. Your driver will help you out with your luggage and together you will make your way to the vehicle. While he is driving you to your accommodation, the driver can give you some tips and recommendations on what to do during your holidays in Stuttgart. Our drivers are hand-picked and speak fluent English. No need to worry about miscommunication issues that you may face with the local taxi drivers regarding your destination. Relax and enjoy your ride.

Best drivers

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How to get from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen by train

If you wish to take the train to Reutlingen, you will have to make your way to Stuttgart Central Station in the city centre, as there are no direct routes from Stuttgart airport. The train from Stuttgart to Reutlingen takes 55 minutes, although the journey time may vary depending on the train you take.

How much is a train ticket from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen?

A one-way train ticket from Stuttgart Hbf to Reutlingen Hbf costs €10.30. You can purchase your train ticket at the train station’s vending machines or online.

Please note that this price does not include the trip from Stuttgart airport to Stuttgart Central Station.

Cost

€10.30

Trip Duration

55 Min.

*Prices and travel time may vary depending on the train you take

Convenience
Safety
Value for Money

Trains from Stuttgart Hbf to Reutlingen Hbf are available from 05:28 to 23:23.

Where do I get it from?

Unfortunately, there are no direct trains from Stuttgart airport; you will have to make your way to the Stuttgart Central Station, where you will find the train to Reutlingen on Track 12.

Convenience

As there is no direct train from Stuttgart Airport to Reutlingen, you will first have to make your way to Stuttgart Central Station, which isn’t convenient, especially if you are travelling with children or heavy luggage. This option is best for those leaving directly from Stuttgart city centre.

Editor’s Note

Please remember that depending on the train you take, travel times may vary.

Useful Tips

It is highly recommended to board the train at least 15 minutes before the departure.
Bear in mind that the Stuttgart airport train does not go to Reutlingen, you will first have to make your way to Stuttgart Central Station in the city centre.

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Reutlingen?

Stuttgart airport is located only 31 km away from Reutlingen; it takes 30 minutes to reach by car or taxi, 45 minutes by bus or 55 minutes by train (from Stuttgart city centre).

What is the fastest way to get from Stuttgart Airport (STR) to Reutlingen?

The fastest and most convenient way to get from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen is by taxi as the journey time is only 30 minutes.

How much is a taxi from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen?

A taxi ride from Stuttgart airport to Reutlingen costs around €70, depending on traffic conditions. Nonetheless, as taxi prices vary, it is highly recommended to pre-book a private transfer at a fixed price.

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