Stuttgart Tourism, Germany

Visit Stuttgart - Best of Stuttgart

Not sure why the city’s name translates literally to “Mare’s Garden”, but Stuttgart is otherwise charming as anything. The first people to live here were the Romans, and the place became a proper city around the 13th century, when some royal dudes decided this was a fine spot. The slogan of the city reads “Stuttgart offers more”. Without making too many puns, we’ll admit that it certainly is a home for the automobiles. The city is terrifically friendly (even if they don’t speak the best English). Oh, it turns out they used to breed a lot of horses in the meadow here around the Middle Ages. Museums, architecture and lots of shopping (and a beer festival) – that’s why you wanna visit.

Stuttgart Travel Tips

Essential travel information and Stuttgart tips for your visit

  • Avoid rush hour at 7:30 am to 9:30 am o'clock and 04:30 pm to 06:30 pm o'clock.
  • Do not attempt to dodge the fare. Plain clothes inspectors will fine you upwards of EUR 40!
  • Even if a crossing is empty, wait till the light’s green.

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Facts and Stats for Stuttgart*

  • Pollution Statistics in Stuttgart

    Know the pollution level of Stuttgart before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 45.54 (Moderate)
    • Water Pollution 27.27 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 45.45 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 28.41 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 19.05 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 27.38 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 31.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 20.45 (Low)
  • Stuttgart: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Stuttgart for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Stuttgart.

    • Burglary and Theft 26.02 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 22 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 22.96 (Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 28.13 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 18.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 22.45 (Low)
    • Attacks 26 (Low)
    • Drug offense 28.57 (Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 80.88 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 71.57 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 33 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 25.5 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 31.5 (Low)
  • Living in Stuttgart - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Stuttgart is 186.48 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 72.66 (High)
    • Climate Index 80.59 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 41.08 (Moderate)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 31.11 (Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 67.77 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 72.09 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 9.12 (Moderate)
    • Purchasing Power Index 133.2 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Stuttgart

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Stuttgart

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.12 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12.38 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 44.26 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 103.82 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 100.28 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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