If you like to drive by yourselve, take a rental car. Due to the convenient location of Stuttgart Airport, you can drive directly from the car park onto the A8 motorway in the direction of Munich or Karlsruhe. The federal road B27 in the direction of Stuttgart or Tübingen/Reutlingen passes the airport and the motorway junction Stuttgart (51) is also not far away. From there you can take the A81 southbound (Böblingen/Sindelfingen/Singen) or northbound (Heilbronn).

Rental car booking

In general, it is worth booking a rental car before you arrive at Stuttgart Airport. This way you can compare the rates of the individual car rental companies and choose the most favourable rate. In addition to the actual rental price, it is also worth comparing all other conditions. In particular a limitiation of liability and above all the conditions for fully comprehensive insurance, limitations of liability and excess in the event of damage are of interest.

Rental car pick up

In any case, you should have a valid credit card in order to be able to pay a deposit on collection. When you pick up your car you also have to present your driving licence, an international driving licence is not necessary, at least for EU citizens.

The car rental counters of the all car rental companies can be found on the arrival level (level 2) between Terminal 1 and Terminal 3. Thanks to the central location, you can receive your key within a few minutes of baggage claim. At Stuttgart Airport you will find car rental terminals of the following car rental companies:

 

Avis rent a car at Airport Stuttgart
Flughafenstraße 43, 70629 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 (0)711/9484451

Buchbinder rent a car at Airport Stuttgart
Flughafenstraße 43, 70629 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 (0)711 94581020

Budget rent a car at Airport Stuttgart
Flughafenstraße 43, 70629 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 (0)69 710445596

Enterprise/Alamo/National rent a car at Airport Stuttgart
Flughafenstraße 43, 70629 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 (0)711 7824070

Europcar rent a car at Airport Stuttgart
Flughafenstraße 43, 70629 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 (711) 9499010

Hertz/Thrifty rent a car at Airport Stuttgart
Flughafenstraße 43, 70629 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 (0)711 9484339

Sixt rent a car at Airport Stuttgart
Flughafenstraße 43, 70629 Stuttgart
Phone: +49 (0)89 66060060

 


Car rental return

You can find out where to pick up and return your rental car at the car rental counter. In many cases it will be the car park P4, very close to the airport terminals. If you want to fill up your rental car before returning it, you will find the following petrol station directly on the airport premises.

- OMV : Flughafenstraße 70, 70629 Stuttgart, Germany

 

Alternatives

If you are looking for an alternative to renting a car, you may find Public transport at Stuttgart airport.