A city that boasts magnificent architecture, cultural diversity and many traditional festivals throughout the year, the city of Stuttgart is establishing itself as a popular holiday destinations for Germans and Europeans alike. Teeming with leafy parks, dense forests areas and historic buildings, Stuttgart has plenty to offer travelers of all ages and tastes. Stuttgart's growing student population has led to an inevitable rise in chic bars, social hotspots and stylish boutiques, though traditional attractions such as the city's Staatstheater, Cannstatter Volksfest, the statue of Friedrich Schiller at Schillerplatz, the city's New Palace, and the Old Castle ensure Stuttgart has a perfect blend of the traditional and the contemporary.
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Things to do in Stuttgart
Stuttgart is home to enough museums, scenic walks and street side cafes to keep tourists happy for the entire duration of their visit. The dense forest areas outside the city and the Neckar River flowing through the city ensure a perfect mix of culture and nature. It's little wonder that Stuttgart is fast becoming a popular destination for holidaymakers.
When visiting Stuttgart be sure to:
Indulge in your love for cars at the Porsche or Mercedes Benz Museum
Enjoy a glass of the regional wines on offer at the city's wine festival
Visit the ultra-modern art museum
Explore the forests that surround the city
Take a stroll along the Neckar River
Treat yourself to a shopping trip in Schlossplatz
Visit the city's Neues Schloss and Altes Schloss
Stuttgart Airport is dedicated to Stuttgart's former mayor, Manfred Rommel and is the 6th busiest airport in Germany. Continue reading if you want to know how to get to the city centre from the airport and which are the main airlines flying to Stuttgart.
Some of the world's major airlines operate within Stuttgart Airport including: Aeroflot, EasyJet and Lufthansa, which has been recognized as one of the Top 15 airlines in the world, according to eDreams Best Airlines study 2016.
Stuttgart Airport 13km outside of Stuttgart city centre.
Stuttgart Airport can be easily reached within 30 minutes from the city's main railway station using the Stuttgart S-Bahn services. Bus services are also available to and from the airport and the city centre, while long distance networks connect the airport to other major cities throughout Germany. Additionally, the airport lies right next to the A8 Autobahn that connects the cities of Karlsruhe, Stuttgart and Munich, with taxi services and car hire services available for holiday makers.
Airport codeSTRThe IATA code of the arrival airport on flights to Stuttgart is STR
Popular AirlineFlybeMost popular airline flying to Stuttgart