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There are 5 ways to get from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock by train, bus, rideshare or car

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Train via Berlin Gesundbrunnen

  1. Take the train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf

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Rideshare

  1. Take the rideshare from Berlin to Rostock

Bus

  1. Take the bus from U Alexanderplatz to Rostock, ZOB

Train

  1. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Rostock Hbf

Drive

  1. Drive from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock

Alexanderplatz station to Rostock by subway and train

The journey time between Alexanderplatz station and Rostock is around 2h 29m and covers a distance of around 219 km. This includes an average layover time of around 6 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 4m. Operated by BVG, Deutsche Bahn Intercity, DB Fernverkehr and others, the Alexanderplatz station to Rostock service departs from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arrives in Rostock Hbf. Typically 133 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
2h 22m
Layover time:
6 min
Total time:
2h 29m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 4m
Journey distance:
219 km
Services per week:
133
Cheapest price:
€32
Carbon emissions:
11 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
04:27
Last service departs at:
22:32

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Alexanderplatz station to Rostock subway and train schedules

Alexanderplatz station → Rostock
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock is to rideshare which costs €8 - €16 and takes 2h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock is to drive which costs €25 - €40 and takes 2h 14m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from U Alexanderplatz and arriving at Rostock, ZOB. Services depart once daily, and operate Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 2h 55m.

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No, there is no direct train from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock. However, there are services departing from S+U Alexanderplatz Bhf and arriving at Rostock Hbf via Berlin Gesundbrunnen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 18m.

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The distance between Alexanderplatz station and Rostock is 194 km. The road distance is 225.1 km.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock without a car is to train via Berlin Gesundbrunnen which takes 2h 18m and costs €30 - €85.

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It takes approximately 2h 18m to get from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock, including transfers.

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Alexanderplatz station to Rostock bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from U Alexanderplatz station.

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Alexanderplatz station to Rostock train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, depart from Berlin Gesundbrunnen station.

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The best way to get from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock is to train via Berlin Gesundbrunnen which takes 2h 18m and costs €30 - €85. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €13 - €16 and takes 3h.

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Map of how to get from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock.
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  • Distance: 193.6 km
  • Duration: 2h 18m

What companies run services between Alexanderplatz station, Germany and Rostock, Germany?

Deutsche Bahn Intercity operates a train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf every 4 hours. Tickets cost €55 - €80 and the journey takes 1h 53m. Four other operators also service this route. Alternatively, FlixBus operates a bus from U Alexanderplatz to Rostock, ZOB once daily. Tickets cost €13 - €16 and the journey takes 2h 55m.

Train operators
Deutsche Bahn Intercity

Deutsche Bahn’s high-speed InterCity (IC) trains connect cities within Germany. They’re a popular way to travel as they’re faster than Deutsche Bahn’s regional trains and offer a frequent, fast service. All IC trains have first and second class carriages, power sockets and toilets, and most have a bistro cafe or restaurant. Tickets can be booked up to 180 days in advance of travel.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €80
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
DB Fernverkehr
Website
delfi.de
Train from S+U Gesundbrunnen Bhf to Rostock Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
delfi.de
Deutsche Bahn Regional

Deutsche Bahn’s regional network is made up of IRE (Interregio-Express), RE (Regional-Express), RB (Regionalbahn) and S-Bahn trains. Ticket prices are fixed and there’s no seat reservations – just turn up, buy a ticket and jump on the next train. All regional trains depart regularly and connect to local and long-distance services.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 2970
Website
bahn.com
Train from S+U Gesundbrunnen Bhf to Rostock, Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
reiseauskunft.bahn.de
ÖBB Intercity
Website
oebb.at
Train from Berlin Gesundbrunnen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
fahrplan.oebb.at
Bahn DE
Phone
0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.de
Train from S+U Gesundbrunnen Bhf to Rostock Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €60
Website
Bahn DE
Deutsche Bahn Intercity-Express

German rail company Deutsche Bahn is known for its efficient and comfortable service. It 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 (bookings usually open 6 months in advance for domestic tickets).

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€45 - €65
Website
Deutsche Bahn
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from U Alexanderplatz to Rostock, ZOB
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €16
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

Blablacar is a popular ridesharing platform with 70 million users over 22 (mostly European) countries. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility, you’ll get to your destination often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait to be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Contact Details
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Berlin to Rostock
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€8 - €16
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Alexanderplatz station to Rostock bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rostock, ZOB station.

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Alexanderplatz station to Rostock train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn Intercity, arrive at Rostock Hbf station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Alexanderplatz station to Rostock is 225 km. It takes approximately 2h 14m to drive from Alexanderplatz station to Rostock.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Alexanderplatz station and Rostock. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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