There are 3 ways to get from Rostock to Szczecin by train, bus or car
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Train • 4 h 10 min
$55 - $81
Bus • 6 h 24 min
$17 - $26
1 alternative option
Drive • 2 h 27 min
$30 - $50
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Rostock to Szczecin is to bus which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 6 h 24 min.
The quickest way to get from Rostock to Szczecin is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 27 min.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rostock and arriving at Szczecin. Services depart twice a week, and operate Monday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 6 h 24 min.
No, there is no direct train from Rostock to Szczecin. However, there are services departing from Rostock, Hauptbahnhof and arriving at Szczecin, Glowny via Güstrow, Bahnhof. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 10 min.
The distance between Rostock and Szczecin is 175 km. The road distance is 251.7 km.
The best way to get from Rostock to Szczecin without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 45€ - 75€.
It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Rostock to Szczecin, including transfers.
Rostock to Szczecin bus services, operated by Ecolines, depart from Rostock station.
Rostock to Szczecin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Güstrow, Bahnhof station.
The best way to get from Rostock to Szczecin is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs 45€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 6 h 24 min.
What companies run services between Rostock, Germany and Szczecin, Poland?
Deutsche Bahn operates a train from Rostock to Szczecin every 4 hours. Tickets cost $40 - $60 and the journey takes 2 h 49 min. Alternatively, Ecolines operates a bus from Rostock to Szczecin twice a week. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 6 h 24 min.
Deutsche Bahn is the German railway company, and the largest railway operator and infrastructure owner in Europe. Based in Berlin, Deutsche Bahn was founded in 1994, and offers many different types of rail transportation including ICE or Intercity-Express for high-speed services between major cities and regions, IC (InterCity) for long-distance trains, RE (Regional Express) trains that connect regions and cities, and the S-Bahn rapid transit service. There are two main tickets on offer: the Flexpreis that has full flexibility, and the Sparpreis which is the cheaper, advanced fare.
Train from Güstrow, Bahnhof to Szczecin, Glowny
- Ave. Duration
- 2 h 49 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $40 - $60
Bus from Rostock to Szczecin
- Ave. Duration
- 6 h 24 min
- Twice a week
- Estimated price
- $17 - $26
- Schedules at
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More Questions & Answers
Rostock to Szczecin bus services, operated by Ecolines, arrive at Szczecin station.
Rostock to Szczecin train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, arrive at Szczecin, Glowny station.
Yes, the driving distance between Rostock to Szczecin is 252 km. It takes approximately 2 h 27 min to drive from Rostock to Szczecin.
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