There are 3 ways to get from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station by bus, train, car or car ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Copenhagen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station N232 / ...

$12 - $21

2 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from København H to Lübeck Hbf Ec
  2. Take the train from Lübeck Hbf to Büchen
  3. Take the train from Büchen to Rostock Hbf Re1

$47 - $67

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Copenhagen to Trelleborg
  2. Take the car ferry from Trelleborg to Rostock

$30 - $35

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station is to bus which costs 75 kr - 130 kr and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station is to bus which costs 75 kr - 130 kr and takes 5 h 9 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Copenhagen and arriving at Rostock, Rostock central bus station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station. However, there are services departing from København H and arriving at Rostock Hbf via Lübeck Hbf and Büchen. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 16 min.

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The distance between Copenhagen and Rostock Central Station is 180 km.

The best way to get from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station without a car is to bus which takes 5 h 9 min and costs 75 kr - 130 kr.

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The bus from Copenhagen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station takes 5 h 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Copenhagen station.

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Map of how to get from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station.
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  • Distance: 112.4 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 9 min

What companies run services between Copenhagen, Denmark and Rostock Central Station, Germany?

FlixBus operates a bus from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station 3 times a day. Tickets cost $12 - $21 and the journey takes 5 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Copenhagen to Rostock Central Station via Lübeck Hbf and Büchen in around 8 h 16 min.

Train operators
Danish Railways (DSB)
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Lübeck Hbf to Büchen
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
hvv.de
Train from Büchen to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
hvv.de
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.

Rome2rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Copenhagen to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $21
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Trelleborg to Rostock
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$20
Small Car
$110
TT-Line
Phone
+49 180 6 666600
Email
info@ttline.com
Website
ttline.com
Car ferry from Trelleborg to Rostock
Ave. Duration
7 h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $31
Schedules at
ttline.com

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