If you have pre-booked a hire car, the desks can be found in Terminal 3 on Level 2. At busy times send a driver through to complete the paperwork whilst others collect the luggage.
You will find your onward journey easy, Stuttgart Airport located in the southern region of Germany, provides convenient access to various major routes, allowing for easy exploration of the surrounding cities and towns.
Here is some information on driving from Stuttgart Airport:
Main Routes and Autobahn Access:
The B27 and B312 are the primary roads that connect the airport to the surrounding areas.
The A8 Autobahn is the main route that connects Stuttgart Airport to Stuttgart city center
and other major cities such as Munich
to the east and Karlsruhe to the west.
The A81 Autobahn also provides access to other significant cities, including Heilbronn to the north and Singen to the south.
Signposting and Road Network:
The road signage in and around Stuttgart is generally clear and well-maintained, making navigation relatively straightforward for visitors. The well-developed road network ensures easy access to the city center and other destinations, with directional signs guiding travelers along the way.
Distances to Main Cities/Towns:
Stuttgart Airport is approximately 13 kilometers (about 8 miles) south of the city center of Stuttgart.
The distance to Munich from Stuttgart Airport via the A8 is approximately 230 kilometers (about 143 miles) to the southeast.
The distance to Karlsruhe from Stuttgart Airport via the A8 is approximately 80 kilometers (about 50 miles) to the west.
Heilbronn is approximately 60 kilometers (about 37 miles) north of Stuttgart Airport via the A81.
With the Autobahn network easily accessible from Stuttgart Airport, travelers have the opportunity to explore a range of destinations within the region and beyond, making the most of their visit to southern Germany.