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There are 12 ways to get from Brussels to Rostock by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 38m

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Rostock Hbf Ic

$168 - $258

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Fly Brussels to Hamburg, train  •  7h 21m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hamburg (HAM) BRU - HAM
  2. Take the train from Bergedorf to Rostock Hbf

$26 - $196

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Train via Hamburg-Harburg  •  9h 8m

  1. Take the train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof Ice
  2. Take the train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg-Harburg Ic / ...
  3. Take the train from Hamburg-Harburg to Rostock Hbf Ic

$178 - $268

Bus  •  11h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg N71
  2. Take the bus from Hamburg to Rostock, Rostock central bus station 074 / ...

$45 - $74

Train, bus  •  15h 46m

  1. Take the train from Brussel-Centraal to Breda Ic
  2. Take the train from Breda to Zwolle
  3. Take the bus from Zwolle to Hamburg
  4. Take the train from Schwarzenbek to Rostock Hbf Re1

$62 - $112

Drive, train  •  7h 19m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Duisburg Hbf
  2. Take the train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf Ic / ...
  3. Drive from Hamburg Hbf to Rostock

$75 - $197

Drive  •  6h 53m

  1. Drive from Brussels to Rostock 478.5 miles

$100 - $150

Fly Brussels to Rostock  •  8h 14m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Rostock (RLG) BRU - RLG

$194 - $748

Fly Brussels to Berlin Tegel, bus  •  7h 9m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Tegel (TXL) BRU - TXL
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, E to Rostock, Rostock central bus station

$52 - $222

Train to Dusseldorf, fly to Hamburg, train  •  8h 41m

  1. Take the train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
  2. Fly from Dusseldorf (DUS) to Hamburg (HAM) DUS - HAM
  3. Take the train from Bergedorf to Rostock Hbf

$123 - $302

Fly Brussels to Berlin Schoenefeld, train  •  7h 38m

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Berlin Schoenefeld (SXF) BRU - SXF
  2. Take the train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Rostock Hbf

$67 - $249

Fly Brussels to Hannover, train  •  9h

  1. Fly from Brussels (BRU) to Hannover (HAJ) BRU - HAJ
  2. Take the train from Langenhagen Mitte to Rostock Hbf

$146 - $403

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The cheapest way to get from Brussels to Rostock is to bus which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 11h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Brussels to Rostock is to drive which costs 85€ - 130€ and takes 6h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Brussels station to Rostock station. However, there are services departing from Brussels, Brussels-North station and arriving at Rostock, Rostock central bus station via Hamburg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Brussels to Rostock. However, there are services departing from Brusel Nord and arriving at Rostock Hbf via Köln Hbf. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 38m.

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The distance between Brussels and Rostock is 638 km. The road distance is 765.6 km.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Rostock without a car is to train which takes 8h 38m and costs 140€ - 230€.

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It takes approximately 8h 38m to get from Brussels to Rostock, including transfers.

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Brussels to Rostock bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Brussels, Brussels-North station.

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Brussels to Rostock train services, operated by Deutsche Bahn, depart from Brusel Nord station.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Rostock is to train which takes 8h 38m and costs 140€ - 230€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 65€ and takes 11h 35m, you could also fly, which costs 160€ - 650€ and takes 8h 14m.

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  • Distance: 399 miles
  • Duration: 8h 38m

What companies run services between Brussels, Belgium and Rostock, Germany?

You can take a train from Brussels to Rostock via Köln Hbf in around 8h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Brussels to Rostock via Hamburg in around 11h 35m.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Brussels to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Brussels to Rostock via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Flights from Brussels to Rostock via Berlin Tegel, Munich
Ave. Duration
7h 40m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Brussels to Rostock via Hamburg, Munich
Ave. Duration
8h
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$310 - $1,600
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $440
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $410
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Munich
Ave. Duration
3h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Dusseldorf to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$100 - $500
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Brussels to Hannover
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $650
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Brussels to Hamburg via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $550
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Tegel via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Brussels to Hannover via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $650
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Brussels to Rostock via Vienna
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,300
Flights from Brussels to Rostock via Munich, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$230 - $650
Flights from Brussels to Rostock via Frankfurt, Vienna
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Friday
Estimated price
$220 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Brussels to Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $210
Train operators
Deutsche Bahn

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.

Contact Details
Phone
+49 0180 6 99 66 33
Website
bahn.com
Train from Brusel Nord to Köln Hauptbahnhof
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
bahn.de
Train from Köln Hbf to Hamburg-Harburg
Ave. Duration
3h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Harburg to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Duisburg Hbf to Hamburg Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
bahn.de
Train from Hamburg-Bergedorf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
bahn.de
Train from Berlin Ostbahnhof to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
Train from Langenhagen Mitte to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
3h 28m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
bahn.de
Dutch Railways (NS)

Dutch Railways (NS) is the main passenger railway operator in the Netherlands. Founded in 1938, NS connects all major cities in the Netherlands, and offers night trains, international trains, Intercity direct, and trains to and from the airport. NS International is the international subsidiary of NS; their services include high-speed trains such as Thalys, ICE International, Eurostar and TGV, to major European hubs including Paris, London, Brussels, Berlin, Cologne, Frankfurt and Lille.

Contact Details
Phone
+31 30 751 5155
Website
ns.nl
Train from Brussel-Centraal to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $27
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Train from Breda to Zwolle
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
ns.nl
Book at
eurail.com
Belgian Railways (NMBS/SNCB)
Phone
+32 2 528 28 28
Website
belgiantrain.be
Train from Brux.-/ Brus-Centr. to Breda
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
belgiantrain.be
Book at
eurail.com
2nd Class
$12 - $18
1st Class
$18 - $27
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Schwarzenbek to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Train from Bergedorf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
Flixtrain
Website
flixtrain.com
Train from Duisburg, Duisburg central station to Hamburg, Hamburg central station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $29
Schedules at
flixtrain.com
Thalys
Phone
+32 70 66 77 88
Website
thalys.com
Train from Brussels - Midi to Düsseldorf
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
thalys.com
2nd Class
$70 - $100
1st Class
$100 - $140
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
8h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Hamburg to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $17
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin TXL, E to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk

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There is no direct flight from Brussels Airport to Rostock Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 40m and has one stopover.

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Brussels to Rostock bus services, operated by FlixBus, arrive at Rostock, Rostock central bus station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Brussels to Rostock is 766 km. It takes approximately 6h 53m to drive from Brussels to Rostock.

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Austrian Airlines, Brussels Airlines, Germania and two other airlines offer flights from Brussels Airport to Rostock Airport.

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The best way to get from Brussels to Brussels Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs 4€ - 18€.

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