107 relations: Aalen Hauptbahnhof, Arnulf Klett, Ashlar, Backnang station, Baden-Württemberg, Böblingen station, Bietigheim-Bissingen station, Black Forest Railway (Württemberg), Bretten station, Calw, Cannstatter Wasen, Crailsheim, David Chipperfield, Esslingen (Neckar) station, Fernsehturm Stuttgart, Filderstadt station, Fils Valley Railway, Franconia Railway, Frankfurt, Frankfurt Airport, Freudenstadt Hauptbahnhof, Friedrichshafen, Göppingen station, Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel, Gerlingen, Germany, Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof, Heilbronn, Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof, Herrenberg station, History of railways in Württemberg, IATA airport code, InterCity, Intercity (Deutsche Bahn), International Council on Monuments and Sites, Joseph Kosuth, Karl Etzel, Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof, Kingdom of Württemberg, Kirchheim unter Teck, Lauffen am Neckar, Leinfelden-Echterdingen, Leonberg station, Ludwigsburg station, Lufthansa, Magstadt, Maichingen, Mannheim Hauptbahnhof, Mannheim–Stuttgart high-speed railway, Marbach (Neckar) station, ..., Mühlacker station, Mercedes-Benz, Mercedes-Benz Arena (Stuttgart), Neckar, Nuremberg Central Station, Ostfildern, Paul Bonatz, Pedestrian zone, Plochingen station, Plochingen–Tübingen railway, Pritzker Architecture Prize, Remseck, Renningen station, Richard Meier, Rottweil station, Royal Württemberg State Railways, Schlossplatz (Stuttgart), Schorndorf station, Sindelfingen, Singen, States of Germany, Stuttgart, Stuttgart 21, Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe station, Stuttgart Neckarpark station, Stuttgart S-Bahn, Stuttgart Schwabstraße station, Stuttgart Stadtbahn, Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt station, Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt–Aalen railway, Stuttgart-Feuerbach, Stuttgart-Rohr station, Stuttgart-Vaihingen station, Stuttgart-Weilimdorf, Stuttgart-Zuffenhausen station, Stuttgart–Hattingen railway, Stuttgarter Nachrichten, Swabia, Tübingen Hauptbahnhof, Train station, Ulm Hauptbahnhof, Verbindungsbahn (Stuttgart), Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart, Waiblingen station, Waiblingen–Schwäbisch Hall railway, Württemberg Central Railway, Württemberg Western Railway, Würzburg Hauptbahnhof, Weil der Stadt, Weil der Stadt station, Weinstadt, Wendlingen–Ulm high-speed railway, Winnenden, World Heritage site, World War II, Zuffenhausen, 2012 Stuttgart derailments. Expand index (57 more) »
Aalen Hauptbahnhof is a junction on the Rems Railway from Stuttgart, the Brenz Railway from Ulm, the Upper Jagst Railway to Crailsheim and Ries Railway to Donauwörth.
Arnulf Klett (8 April 1905 in Stuttgart, Kingdom of Württemberg, German Empire - 14 August 1974 on the Bühlerhöhe/Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg) was a German lawyer and politician.
Ashlar is finely dressed (cut, worked) stone, either an individual stone that has been worked until squared or the structure built of it.
Backnang station is located on the Waiblingen–Schwäbisch Hall railway and is the starting point of the Backnang–Ludwigsburg railway in the city of Backnang in the German state of Baden-Württemberg. It is served by Regional-Express services. It is the terminus of lines S 3 and S 4 of the S-Bahn. It is classified by Deutsche Bahn as a category 3 station.
Baden-Württemberg is a state in southwest Germany, east of the Rhine, which forms the border with France.
Böblingen station is located on the Gäu Railway (Gäubahn) and is at the start of the Rankbach Railway (Rankbachbahn) and the Schönbuch Railway (Schönbuchbahn).
Bietigheim-Bissingen station is a junction station in the town of Bietigheim-Bissingen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg where the Württemberg Western Railway separates from the Franconia Railway.
The Black Forest Railway (German: Schwarzwaldbahn)—also known as the Württembergische Schwarzwaldbahn ("Württemberg Black Forest Railway") to distinguish it from the railway of the same name in Baden—is a railway line in southern Germany from Stuttgart to Calw, passing through the foothills of the Black Forest, that was opened in stages between 1868 and 1872.
Bretten station is the centre of rail transport in the town of Bretten in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Calw (previously pronounced and sometimes spelled Kalb accordingly) is a town in the middle of Baden-Württemberg in the south of Germany, capital and largest town of the district Calw.
The Cannstatter Wasen is a 35 hectare festival area on the banks of the Neckar river in the part of Stuttgart known as Bad Cannstatt.
Crailsheim is a town in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Sir David Alan Chipperfield (born 18 December 1953) is an English architect.
Esslingen (Neckar) station is the most important station in the town of Esslingen am Neckar in the German state of Baden-Württemberg and is located from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof on the Fils Valley Railway.
Fernsehturm Stuttgart (Stuttgart TV Tower) is a telecommunications tower in Stuttgart, Germany.
Filderstadt station (called Bernhausen station until 28 May 1983) is the end point of the railway from Stuttgart-Rohr.
The Fils Valley Railway (Filstalbahn, historically Filsbahn or Württembergische Ostbahn—Württemberg Eastern Railway) designates the Württemberg line from Stuttgart via Göppingen to Ulm.
The Franconia Railway (Frankenbahn) is a railway line in the north of the German state of Baden-Württemberg and the Bavarian province of Lower Franconia that links Stuttgart and Würzburg.
Frankfurt, officially the City of Frankfurt am Main ("Frankfurt on the Main"), is a metropolis and the largest city in the German state of Hesse and the fifth-largest city in Germany.
Frankfurt Airport (Flughafen Frankfurt am Main, also known as Rhein-Main-Flughafen) is a major international airport located in Frankfurt, the fifth-largest city of Germany and one of the world's leading financial centres.
Freudenstadt Hauptbahnhof is the main station in the town of Freudenstadt in the German state of Baden-Württemberg, and an important railway junction in the Northern Black Forest.
Friedrichshafen is an industrial city on the northern shoreline of Lake Constance (the Bodensee) in Southern Germany, near the borders of both Switzerland and Austria.
Göppingen station is a station in the town of Göppingen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel (August 27, 1770 – November 14, 1831) was a German philosopher and the most important figure of German idealism.
Gerlingen is a town in the district of Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Germany (Deutschland), officially the Federal Republic of Germany (Bundesrepublik Deutschland), is a sovereign state in central-western Europe.
Heidelberg Hauptbahnhof (commonly known as Heidelberg HBF) is the main railway station for the city of Heidelberg.
Heilbronn is a city in northern Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Heilbronn Hauptbahnhof is the main passenger railway station in Heilbronn in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Herrenberg station is located on the Gäu Railway (Gäubahn) and is at the start of the Ammer Valley Railway (Ammertalbahn).
The history of railways in Württemberg describes the beginnings and expansion of rail transport in Württemberg from the first studies in 1834 to today.
An IATA airport code, also known as an IATA location identifier, IATA station code or simply a location identifier, is a three-letter code designating many airports around the world, defined by the International Air Transport Association (IATA).
InterCity (commonly abbreviated IC on timetables and tickets) is the classification applied to certain long-distance passenger train services in Europe.
Intercity is the second-highest train classification in Germany, after the ICE.
The International Council on Monuments and Sites (ICOMOS; Conseil international des monuments et des sites) is a professional association that works for the conservation and protection of cultural heritage places around the world.
Joseph Kosuth (born January 31, 1945), an American conceptual artist, lives in New York and London, Guggenheim Collection.
Karl (von) Etzel (old spelling Carl von Etzel) (6 January 1812 – 2 May 1865) was a German railway engineer and architect.
Karlsruhe Hauptbahnhof is a railway station in the German city of Karlsruhe.
The Kingdom of Württemberg (Königreich Württemberg) was a German state that existed from 1805 to 1918, located within the area that is now Baden-Württemberg.
Kirchheim unter Teck is a town in Baden-Württemberg, Germany, in the district of Esslingen.
(Lauffen) is a town in the district of Heilbronn, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Leinfelden-Echterdingen is a town in the district of Esslingen, in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Leonberg station is a station located on the Black Forest Railway in the town of Leonberg in the German state of Baden-Württemberg. It is served by lines S 6 and S 60 of the S-Bahn. It is classified by Deutsche Bahn as a category 4 station.
Ludwigsburg station is in Ludwigsburg in the German state of Baden-Württemberg on the Franconia Railway and the Backnang–Bietigheim line.
Deutsche Lufthansa AG, commonly known as Lufthansa (sometimes also as Lufthansa German Airlines), is the largest German airline and, when combined with its subsidiaries, also the largest airline in Europe both in terms of fleet size and passengers carried during 2017.
Magstadt is a town in the German Federal state of Baden-Württemberg, in the district (Landkreis) Böblingen.
Maichingen is a village in Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Mannheim Hauptbahnhof (German for Mannheim main station) is a railway station in Mannheim in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
The Mannheim–Stuttgart high-speed railway is a 99 km long railway line in Germany, connecting the cities of Mannheim and Stuttgart.
Marbach (Neckar) station serves the town of Marbach in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Mühlacker station is in the town of Mühlacker in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Mercedes-Benz is a global automobile marque and a division of the German company Daimler AG.
Mercedes-Benz Arena is a stadium located in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany and home to German Bundesliga club VfB Stuttgart.
The Neckar is a river in Germany, mainly flowing through the southwestern state of Baden-Württemberg, with a short section through Hesse.
Nürnberg Hauptbahnhof (German for Nuremberg main station) or Nuremberg Central Station at www.lufthansa.com.
Ostfildern is a town in the district of Esslingen in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.
Paul Bonatz (6 December 1877 – 20 December 1956) was a German architect, member of the Stuttgart School and professor at the technical university in that city during part of World War II and from 1954 until his death.
Pedestrian zones (also known as auto-free zones and car-free zones, and as pedestrian precincts in British English) are areas of a city or town reserved for pedestrian-only use and in which most or all automobile traffic may be prohibited.
Plochingen station is the only station in the town of Plochingen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg and the most important railway junction of the Esslingen district.
The Plochingen–Tübingen railway forms part of the main line from Stuttgart via Reutlingen to Tübingen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg, which is known as the Neckar-Alb-Bahn ("Neckar-Alb Railway") (KBS 760).
The Pritzker Architecture Prize is awarded annually "to honor a living architect or architects whose built work demonstrates a combination of those qualities of talent, vision and commitment, which has produced consistent and significant contributions to humanity and the built environment through the art of architecture." Founded in 1979 by Jay A. Pritzker and his wife Cindy, the award is funded by the Pritzker family and sponsored by the Hyatt Foundation.
Remseck am Neckar is a town in the district of Ludwigsburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Renningen station serves the town of Renningen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Richard Meier (born October 12, 1934) is an American abstract artist and architect, whose geometric designs make prominent use of the color white.
Rottweil station is on the Gäu Railway (Gäubahn) in the German state of Baden-Württemberg and is the start of the Rottweil–Villingen railway.
The Royal Württemberg State Railways (Königlich Württembergischen Staats-Eisenbahnen or K.W.St.E.) were the state railways of the Kingdom of Württemberg (from 1918 the People's State of Württemberg) between 1843 and 1920.
Schlossplatz is the largest square in Stuttgart Mitte and home to the Neues Schloss which was built between 1746 and 1807.
Schorndorf station is in the city of Schorndorf in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Sindelfingen is a German town near Stuttgart at the headwaters of the Schwippe (a tributary of the river Würm), which is home to a Mercedes-Benz assembly plant.
Singen is an industrial city in the very south of Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany and just north of the German-Swiss border.
Germany is a federal republic consisting of sixteen states (Land, plural Länder; informally and very commonly Bundesland, plural Bundesländer).
Stuttgart (Swabian: italics,; names in other languages) is the capital and largest city of the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Stuttgart 21 is a railway and urban development project in Stuttgart, Germany.
Stuttgart Flughafen/Messe (German for Stuttgart Airport/Trade Fair) station is a station on the network of the Stuttgart S-Bahn.
Stuttgart Neckarpark station is in the German city of Stuttgart and is located at the chainage of 5.6 kilometres (measured from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof) on the Fils Valley Railway and is a station on the network of the Stuttgart S-Bahn.
The Stuttgart S-Bahn is a suburban railway system (S-Bahn) serving the Stuttgart Region, an urban agglomeration of around 2.7 million people, consisting of the city of Stuttgart and the adjacent districts of Esslingen, Böblingen, Ludwigsburg and Rems-Murr-Kreis.
Schwabstraße underground station is in Stuttgart-West district, west of the centre of the German city of Stuttgart and was at the end of the first section of the Connection line (Verbindungsbahn), the original underground section of the Stuttgart S-Bahn.
The Stuttgart Stadtbahn is a light rail system in Stuttgart, Germany.
Bad Cannstatt station is the second largest station of the German city of Stuttgart after Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof and has eight platform tracks.
The Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt–Aalen railway, also known as the Remsbahn (Rems Railway) or the Remstalbahn (Rems Valley Railway), was historically the main line route from Stuttgart-Bad Cannstatt via Aalen to Nördlingen.
Feuerbach is a district of the city of Stuttgart.
Rohr station is located the chainage of 16.7 km (from Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof via the old route) on the Gäu Railway (Gäubahn) and is a station in the network of the Stuttgart S-Bahn.
Vaihingen station is located on the Gäu Railway (Gäu bahn) in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Weilimdorf until 1955 known as "Weil im Dorf," is the north-western city district (Stadtbezirk) of the German city and capital of Baden-Württemberg, Stuttgart.
Zuffenhausen station is a railway station of the Stuttgart S-Bahn in Zuffenhausen in the city of Stuttgart, in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
The Stuttgart–Hattingen railway, also known as the Gäu Railway (Gäubahn) is a 148.5-kilometer-long railway in the southern part of the state of Baden-Württemberg in Germany, running from Stuttgart to Hattingen. The Royal Württemberg State Railways (Königlich Württembergischen Staats-Eisenbahnen or K.W.St.E.) and the Baden State Railways (Badische Staatseisenbahnen) constructed the majority of this line between the years 1866 and 1879. However, the line in its present form was not completed until the Deutsche Reichsbahn finished construction on the connection between Tuttlingen and Hattingen in 1934. Today the partially single-track, fully electrified line features the high-speed Intercity-Express (ICE) service, with its tilting train technology, traveling from Stuttgart to Zurich. In addition, a multitude of local train services of numerous railway companies are on offer. The Gäu Railway is also a significant line in the North-South freight service system.
Stuttgarter Nachrichten (Stuttgart News) are a newspaper that is published in Stuttgart-Möhringen, Germany.
Swabia (Schwaben, colloquially Schwabenland or Ländle; in English also archaic Suabia or Svebia) is a cultural, historic and linguistic region in southwestern Germany.
Tübingen Hauptbahnhof is the largest station in the university town of Tübingen and the district of Tübingen, and a transport hub in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
A train station, railway station, railroad station, or depot (see below) is a railway facility or area where trains regularly stop to load or unload passengers or freight.
Ulm Hauptbahnhof is the main station in the city of Ulm, which lies on the Danube, on the border of the German states of Baden-Württemberg and Bavaria in the Danube-Iller region (Region Donau-Iller).
The name Verbindungsbahn (German for connection line) is used in Stuttgart to describe the underground connecting line between the subterranean S-Bahn Stuttgart station at Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof (Stuttgart Hbf, the Stuttgart main station) and the tunnel exit at the station in Stuttgart-Österfeld, which connects, via tunnel, the Stuttgart valley and the Filder plateau.
The Verkehrs- und Tarifverbund Stuttgart (VVS) is a regional transport cooperative that coordinates tickets and fares among all transport operators in the metropolitan area of Stuttgart in Germany.
Waiblingen station is a railway station in the city of Waiblingen in the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
The Waiblingen–Schwäbisch Hall railway (also known in German as the Murrbahn—Murr Railway—or the Murrtalbahn—Murr Valley Railway) is a major railway in the German state of Baden-Württemberg and the shortest rail link between Stuttgart and Nuremberg.
The Central Railway (Zentralbahn or Centralbahn) was the first phase of the Württemberg railways.
The Western Railway (Westbahn) in Württemberg was opened in 1853 and ran from Bietigheim-Bissingen to Bruchsal.
Würzburg Hauptbahnhof is a railway station for the city of Würzburg in the German state of Bavaria.
Weil der Stadt is a small town of about 19,000 inhabitants, located in the Stuttgart Region of the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
Weil der Stadt station is a station located at the terminus of the Black Forest Railway in the town of Weil der Stadt in the German state of Baden-Württemberg. The section to Calw is disused. The station is the terminus of line S 6 of the S-Bahn. It is classified by Deutsche Bahn as a category 4 station.
Weinstadt (meaning "Wine City") is a town in the Rems-Murr district, in the state of Baden-Württemberg, Germany.
Wendlingen-Ulm high-speed line is a proposed high-speed railway line crossing the Swabian Alb with speeds of up to 250 km/h and will run in many sections parallel to the A 8.
Winnenden is a small town in the Rems-Murr district of the Stuttgart Region in Baden-Württemberg in southwest Germany.
A World Heritage site is a landmark or area which is selected by the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) as having cultural, historical, scientific or other form of significance, and is legally protected by international treaties.
World War II (often abbreviated to WWII or WW2), also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier.
Zuffenhausen is one of three northernmost urban districts of the city of Stuttgart, capital of the German state of Baden-Württemberg.
On July 24, 2012, September 29, 2012, and October 10, 2012, three InterCity train consists derailed in Stuttgart Hauptbahnhof (Stuttgart Main Station), Germany, all nearly at the same place and for nearly the same reasons.