Getting there & away
IC and ICE destinations include Berlin (€112, 5½ hours), Frankfurt (€44.60, 1¼ hours) and Munich (€39 to €46, 2¼ hours). There are frequent regional services to Tübingen (€10, one hour), Schwäbisch Hall’s Hessental station (€11.70, 69 minutes) and Ulm (€14.70, one hour).
Stuttgart International Airport (STR; 01805-948 444; www.stuttgart-airport.com), a major hub for German Wings (www.germanwings.com), is 13km south of the city. There are four terminals, all within easy walking distance of each other.