How to take the wonderful rail journey from The Tyrol to Stuttgart

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Innsbruck to Stuttgart by train

One of the daily ultra-smart Railjet trains from Innsbruck on the beautiful route to far-western Austria, has had its journey extended into Germany, thereby providing a relatively new direct rail journey from Innsbruck to Stuttgart.
And on the new timetable, which commences on December 10th, there will also be a new direct ICE train - which has a faster journey time, and offers a mid-afternoon arrival.

Routes you can take to go from Innsbruck to Stuttgart

When travelling between most cities by train there is only one logical option, though on other journeys there is a choice between different trains or alternative routes. If different options are available you can use the info to decide which is best for you.

Choose one of the following options:

Route Information

Option 1 - this new direct train ICE train is faster
Travel Time (approx)

4hr 5min (approx)



Travel Info

1 x train per day

Route Information

Option 2 - slower, but more scenic
Travel Time (approx)

Railjet = 5hr 23min; IC = 6hr 10min



Travel Info

2 x trains per day

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