There are 6 ways to get from Gdańsk to Rostock by train, bus, car or plane

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

Recommended option

Train  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Gdansk Glowny to Szczecin Glowny Regional
  2. Take the train from Szczecin Glowny to Güstrow Re

$57 - $84

Cheapest option

Bus Ecolines  •  23 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk to Mamonovo-2 Border
  2. Take the bus from Mamonovo-2 Border to Rostock

$47 - $106

4 alternative options

Bus FlixBus  •  12 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Gdańsk, Gdansk to Berlin, Berlin central bus station P24
  2. Take the bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Rostock, Rostock central bus station 047 / ...

$48 - $79

Drive  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Gdańsk to Rostock 372.8 miles

$75 - $120

Fly to Rostock  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Rostock (RLG) GDN - RLG

$324 - $1,433

Fly to Hamburg, train  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Gdansk (GDN) to Hamburg (HAM) GDN - HAM
  2. Take the train from Hamburg Hbf to Rostock Hbf

$54 - $342

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Gdańsk to Rostock is to train which costs 200 zł - 310 zł and takes 10 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Gdańsk to Rostock is to drive which costs 280 zł - 420 zł and takes 7 h 8 min.

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The distance between Gdańsk and Rostock is 424 km. The road distance is 596.4 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 6 min to get from Gdańsk to Rostock, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Gdańsk to Rostock station. However, there are services departing from Gdańsk, Gdansk and arriving at Rostock, Rostock central bus station via Berlin, Berlin central bus station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Gdańsk to Rostock. However, there are services departing from Gdansk Glowny and arriving at Rostock Hbf via Szczecin Glowny and Güstrow. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 6 min.

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What companies run services between Gdańsk, Poland and Rostock, Germany?

You can take a train from Gdańsk to Rostock via Szczecin Glowny and Güstrow in around 10 h 6 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Gdańsk to Rostock via Berlin, Berlin central bus station in around 12 h 35 min.

Airlines
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Frankfurt, Munich
Ave. Duration
8 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Scandinavian Airlines
Website
flysas.com
Flights from Gdansk to Hamburg via Copenhagen
Ave. Duration
3 h 2 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $380
Helvetic Airways
Website
helvetic.com
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Munich, Zurich
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$340 - $1,600
VLM Airlines
Website
flyvlm.com
Flights from Gdansk to Rostock via Munich, Cologne/Bonn Apt
Ave. Duration
7 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,500
Wizz Air
Website
wizzair.com
Flights from Gdansk to Hamburg
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $270
Train operators
Polish Railways (PKP)

The rail network in Poland is conveniently organised, with many connections between cities, making it an effective method of travelling around the country. Tickets for regional and express trains are affordable, with children, students, pensioners, people with disability, and large families being entitled to discounts. Polish Railways offer a pre-booking service for travellers living outside of Poland - tickets and reservations can be booked in advance for trips inside Poland (up to 30 days in advance for domestic trains), and to/from other countries in the region (up to 60 days in advance).

Contact Details
Phone
703 200 200
Website
intercity.pl
Train from Gdansk Glowny to Szczecin Glowny
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
2nd Class
$11 - $17
1st Class
$16 - $23
Train from Szczecin Glowny to Güstrow
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
Intercity.pl
Purchase a
eurail.com
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 Hamburg Hbf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
bahn.de
HVV
Phone
040/ 19 449
Website
hvv.de
Train from Hamburg Hbf to Rostock Hbf
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5 - $8
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 Gdańsk, Gdansk to Berlin, Berlin central bus station
Ave. Duration
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Berlin, Berlin central bus station to Rostock, Rostock central bus station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $22
Website
flixbus.co.uk
EST Sp. z o.o.
Email
estgdansk@wp.pl
Website
estgdansk.pl
Bus from Gdańsk Główny to Berlin ZOB
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
estgdansk.pl
Ecolines
Phone
+371 67214512
Email
info@ecolines.lv
Website
ecolines.net
Bus from Gdańsk to Mamonovo-2 Border
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
ecolines.net
Bus from Mamonovo-2 Border to Rostock
Ave. Duration
18 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$40 - $95
Schedules at
ecolines.net

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